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museum Hours
Tuesday           10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday     10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday         10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Friday               10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday          10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday             11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Closed Mondays, New Year’s Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving,
and Christmas

The Museum Store offers wonderful gifts for every taste and occasion as well as colorful exhibition-related books, catalogs, accessories, and other items.  So save some time to explore the Store. It’s just off the main lobby and open during Museum hours. 


Restaurant hours
The restaurant is open Tuesday through Sunday.

Illy coffee bar
Tuesday - Saturday    10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday                          11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Tuesday         11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday   11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Thursday       11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Friday            11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Saturday        11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Sunday           11:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Art After Dark 
Thursday    5-8:30 p.m.



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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