Visit the Museum

FREE Museum admission for all visitors through December 2018.

museum Hours

Tuesday    Noon – 5 p.m.
Wednesday Noon – 5 p.m.
Thursday Noon – 9 p.m. 
Friday Noon – 5 p.m.
Saturday Noon – 5 p.m.
Sunday Noon – 5 p.m.





The Museum is closed Mondays, New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.

During construction, all Museum visitors must enter through the original 1941 entrance on S. Olive Avenue. Parking will be available in the lot across the street from the Museum, and a free shuttle service will be available from the parking lot to the Museum’s entrance.  



Food service will not be offered at the Museum during this time, though beverages and snacks will be available during Art After Dark on Thursday evenings.

Dining options near the Museum
Serenity Garden Tea House & Café
Contact Audrey Farrelly at (561) 655-3911 or email
Lunch service begins at 11:30 AM (tea, desserts, late lunch available until 6 PM)

Contact Elizabeth Davis at (561) 227-3511, ext. 222
Lunch available 11:30 AM - 3 PM

Members save 10-20%! Click here for details! 


The Museum store is closed while under construction. Select Museum catalogs are available for purchase through 


Museum Guidelines

Enjoy your Museum visit and help protect and preserve the art for future generations.

personal items
Please check backpacks, large bags, and briefcases with Visitor Services before entering the galleries.

in the galleries
Please keep an arm’s length from each artwork. Even the slightest contact can damage the surface of a painting or disfigure a sculpture.

Please do not bring food or drinks into the galleries.

Please be considerate of other visitors and converse on phones outside the galleries.

The Norton has many photo-friendly areas (lobby, atrium, café, gardens, and the Museum Collection galleries). However, photography is not permitted in special exhibitions. Thank you for your cooperation.


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