Tuesday through Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday 12 noon - 5 p.m.
(Closed on Mondays and university holidays)
PUBLIC TOURS: Sundays at 2:00 p.m. excluding major holidays.
Students, Seniors, and Children (ages 6-17): $6 (Children ages 5 and under free)
Carlos Museum Members: Free - Become a member
Emory University Students, Faculty, and Staff: Free with Emory ID
Audio guide rental: $2
Group tours: Two weeks advance notice required for weekday or weekend groups of ten or more. For reservations call 404-727-0519.
Get the latest on free admission days, programs, exhibitions, and behind-the-scenes once a month:
THE CARLOS MUSEUM ANNOUNCES 100 FREE ADMISSION DAYS IN CELEBRATION OF ITS UPCOMING CENTENNIAL
In 2019 the Carlos Museum will celebrate the 100th anniversary of its formal founding at Emory University’s Atlanta campus. The Museum is planning a series of exhibitions, programs, and special events as part of the centennial year and 100 free days to celebrate this important milestone. These free admission days, from 1 to 4 pm, are scheduled between now and 2019 as a way to thank the community whose support has played such a significant role in the story of the Museum’s success.
List of free admission days: View/Download
FRONT DESK CHECK IN: Check all large bags, backpacks, umbrellas, strollers and purses over 13 inches square at the first floor information desk. The museum is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
ART MUSEUM DAY: FREE ADMISSION on THURSDAY, MAY 18
Art Museum Day celebrates the value of the visual arts and the important role art museums play in their communities. This event has become a platform for people around North America to engage with their art museums and share their experiences with others—and for museums to demonstrate their core values.
Help Preserve the Collections: Preservation Info Cards
Please do not touch!
Why is it so dark?
Sustainability: Modern Concept, Ancient Practice (Card 1, Card 2)
Conservation at the Carlos
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TAKE THE GREEN PATH
Visitors who take public transportation, walk, or bicycle to campus get 20% off Museum admission. Mention that you have used alternate modes of transportation at the front desk.
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