General Information

Admission Tickets

Admission Prices

Hours and Admission

Save Time, Skip the Line

Purchase your tickets in advance. Buy admission tickets.

Getting Here

Find information on parking and driving directions and public transportation. Visit Getting Here.


Get a head start on your visit by viewing the MFA’s floorplans. Large-type version available at the Museum.

Explore the Collections

Search the collections to see what’s on view or browse more than 450,000 objects.

Gallery Activities and Tours

The Museum offers many free gallery tours, talks, and drop-in activities to enrich your experience. Get inspired by art and history with any of these programs.

More Information About Gallery Activities

How Can We Help You Enjoy Your Visit?

Visiting with Kids

Get information on enjoying the MFA with young visitors and tips for exploring together at Visiting with Kids.

Visiting from Out of Town

Learn about hotel packages for your stay and resources for international visitors at Visiting from Out of Town.

Visiting with Disabilities

The Museum is committed to making both its building and programs accessible to visitors with disabilities. We offer programs and services for visitors of all ages and abilities. For general access information, call 617-267-9300, or e-mail For program information, call 617-369-3189.

Get detailed information on accessibility and programs at Accessibility.

Tips for Visitors

Search our list of guidelines and resources to get your questions answered about Museum policies and programs at Tips for Visitors.

MFA Guide

Take a tour and explore! Rent a mobile MFA Guide for a deeper look into the art you love. Go behind the scenes with video, audio, and commentary from experts and artists. MFA Guides are available in various languages and for visitors who are Deaf or blind.

MFA Guide   Sign Language Interpretation   Assistive Listening System   Audio Description