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Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday – 10 AM to 5 PM
Thursday – 10 AM to 9 PM (General admission is free all day.)
Sunday – Noon to 5 PM
Monday – closed


$7 Adults
$5 Seniors (65 and older)
$4 Non-Duke students with student ID

Nasher Museum members (Not a member? Join today.)
Sculpture Garden
Children 17 and under
Duke students, faculty and staff with DukeCard or Duke Medicine ID
Duke alumni with alumni card or app
Active Duty Military and Veterans and up to five family members
Everyone Thursday, all day 10 AM – 9 PM

Holidays when the Museum is Closed

New Year’s Day
4th of July
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

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Sculpture Garden

A $1.5 million new Sculpture Garden is the first expansion of the Nasher Museum since it was built in 2005. Admission is free and open to all. The lush green space opened on September 28, 2019, when more than 1,200 visitor...


Blue Star Museums

All Active Duty Military Personnel and up to five family members, with military ID (Geneva Convention common access card (CAC), a DD Form 1173 ID card, or a DD Form 1173-1 ID card), are invited to visit the Nasher Museum free of charge for general admission.

The Nasher Museum is one of more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to military personnel and their families during the summer in collaboration with the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and the Department of Defense.

360° Virtual Tour

Take a virtual tour inside the Nasher Museum—and see how the museum connects Duke’s campus with downtown Durham.

Tour Durham's world-class destination for the visual arts, the Nasher Museum.
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