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Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State Street
Santa Barbara CA 93101-2746
Telephone: 805.963.4364
Fax: 805.966.6840

Museum Hours
Tuesday - Sunday 11 am to 5 pm
Thursday 11 am to 8 pm
Closed Mondays
Closed 4th of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day
Galleries, Shop, and Cafe close at 3 pm Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve

Members free
Adults $10
Seniors (age 65+) $6
Students with ID $6
   Santa Barbara County students (K – college) with current ID/proof of local residency free
   *For student groups of 5 or more, please contact Rachael Krieps at (805.884.6441) or
   Santa Barbara County teachers (K – 12th grade) with current ID free
Ages 6-17 $6
Under 6 free
Active U.S. military and their families with current ID free

Please excuse the inconvenience of some gallery closures as we prepare for exciting changes at SBMA! 
We are dedicated to remaining open during this entire process, so are offering the following reduced admission:

May 5
 – July 3, 2015: Free

The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is wheelchair accessible.

SBMA offers Otojoy hearing loop technology to hearing aid users for events that utilize the Museum's sound system. Those interested in utilizing the technology are encouraged to contact their audiologist or Otojoy at 805.728.9114 or

Office Hours
Monday - Friday 9 am to 5 pm

Museum Shop
Open Monday - Saturday 10 am to 6 pm
Thursday 10 am to 8 pm
Sunday 11 am to 5 pm

Museum Cafe
Open Tuesday - Friday 11 am to 3 pm
Thursday 11 am to 7 pm
Saturday and Sunday 11 am to 4 pm

Fearing Library
Open Tuesday - Thursday 1 to 5 pm


Works on Paper Center

Financial Information
For the year ending June 30, 2012
 Form 990
 Financial Statements



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