The UMFA is temporarily closed for remodeling and will reopen August 26, 2017.
Click here for ongoing programs.

Home | Join | e-newsletter | Give | Press | Contact

Free Museum Days and Events

Visit | Hours and Admission >> Free Museum Days and Events

Creativity in Focus film screenings and ARTLandish programs continue in the Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke Jr. Auditorium Museum while galleries remain temporarily closed for reinstallationThe Museum Café and Store are open and we invite you to join us for Third Saturdays for Families art making in the UMFA education classroom. Museum educators continue to offer K-12 outreach and teacher workshops.

Galleries reopen to the public the last weekend of August.



free museum days and events

FREE First Wednesday
General museum admission is FREE for Utah residents the First Wednesday of each month, thanks to Salt Lake County taxpayers and the Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) program. Special ticketed exhibitions may not be included in this program.

FREE Third Saturday
The UMFA hosts a FREE art-making activity for families every third Saturday from 1–4 pm, including free general museum admission for Utah residents, thanks to Salt Lake County taxpayers and the Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) program. 

FREE for UMFA Members
UMFA members always enjoy free general admission. Learn more about the UMFA membership program today. Information is available at the Visitor Desk in the lobby or by calling 801.585.0464. Special ticketed exhibitions may not be included.

FREE for Military Families
The UMFA is pleased to honor active duty military personnel and their immediate family members with free general museum admission (special ticketed exhibitions may not be included). This program is available to any bearer of a military ID who is an active member of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, National Guard, or Reserve.


ZAP logo

Thanks to the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) program, the UMFA is able to offer FREE general museum admission on the First Wednesday and Third Saturday of each month.

visit us links


Museum Accessibility

Arrange a Group Tour

About the Museum

Museum Manners/Photography Policy

Private Event Rental

The Museum Café

The Museum Store

Event Calendar


visit our partners

Foothill Cultural District

University of Utah

Visit Salt Lake Connect Pass

Jane's Home





Marcia & John Price Museum Building | 410 Campus Center Drive, Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0350 | Phone: 801-581-7332 | Site by CentralPoint - Disclaimer