Hours and Admission


Tuesday - Saturday       10 a.m. — 5 p.m.
Sunday                          Noon — 5 p.m. 

Closed on university holidays and Mondays. 



$6Seniors and children ages 6-17 
FreeCarlos Museum members
Emory University students, faculty, and staff with valid ID
Emory Healthcare employees with valid ID
College and university students with valid ID
Children ages 5 and under

Visit for free on one of our Sunday FUNdays, by using the Georgia Public Libraries Family Pass, or by becoming a member

The Carlos offers a green incentive discount of 10% off admission for any visitor who walks, bikes, or takes public transportation. See the admission desk on Level One for more details. 


Bookshop Hours

Tuesday - Friday           11 a.m. — 4 p.m.
Saturday                       11 a.m. — 5 p.m.
Sunday                           1 p.m. — 5 p.m.


New Café coming soon

We are pleased to announce that a second location of Golden Drops Café will open at the Carlos Museum in August 2024. Check back for further updates. 


Information Desk Check-in

With the exception of necessary medical equipment, please check all large bags, backpacks of any size, umbrellas, and bags or purses larger than 13 x 13 inches at the information desk on Level One. The museum is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

If you’re visiting with children, be sure to ask about SmARTy Packs and Family Guides. MORE

The Carlos is a sensory inclusive museum. For more information on quiet areas, headphone zones, and sensory bags, visit the admissions desk on Level One or download the KultureCity app. To learn more about KultureCity, click HERE.

Public Tours

Public guided tours will be offered every Sunday at 2 p.m., excluding holidays.
Meet at the admission desk on Level One to join the tour. 

Group Tours

Groups of 5 or more people may request a group tour. Schedule your group tour today online by visiting the Tours section of our website.

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