We are the San José Museum of Art 

Have we met? We are an art museum that nurtures empathy and connection by engaging communities with socially relevant contemporary art. With every visit, you’ll see exhibitions that explore the art of our time through painting, sculpture, film, and new media—there’s something for everyone!


Museum + Store

Thursday: 4–9pm
Friday: 11am–9pm
Saturday–Sunday: 11am–6pm

Now open on select Monday holidays: 11am–6pm  

Museum Café

Thursday: 4–9pm
Friday: 11am–9pm
Saturday–Sunday: 11am–3pm

An admission ticket is not required to visit the Museum Store or café.



  • Adult, $15
  • Senior 65 and over, $12

Visit the specials page for offers and discounts


  • Youth 17 and under
  • College student + teacher with ID

Bringing a group of 10 or more?
Please email us to schedule an appointment at education@sjmusart.org


  • Museum members

Our members receive FREE unlimited entry for a year, plus much more—Join us today!

Plan Your Visit

Getting Here

Museum Store

SJMA celebrates creativity at every turn, and the Museum Store is no exception. Visit us in person, or shop online!

Museum Café

Enjoy gourmet sandwiches, homemade soups, fresh salads, decadent desserts, and even breakfast!

Free Events

Join us soon for these FREE community events!

Public Tours

Docent-led public tours of exhibitions are offered Thursday at 5pm and Friday–Sunday at 1 and 2:30pm. All visitors are welcome to drop in on these tours, which meet in the Museum lobby.


Photos by Tony Chew and Frederick Liang.