Tuesday – Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm
Thursdays, 11 am – 8 pm
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
Museum and Galleries
Welcome to SBMA! Advance ticketing reservations are highly recommended and guarantee your entry time.
Please arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your scheduled time slot to avoid crowding. The suggested visit time is 90 minutes. Your ticket will be required for entrance (printed or on smartphone). Tickets are also available for purchase on site.
In accordance with the recommendations of the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department and California’s Department of Public Health, all visitors, vaccinated or unvaccinated, are required to wear a face covering upon entering the Santa Barbara Museum of Art and Museum Store until further notice. For more information on what to expect during your visit, click here.
SBMA Museum Admission tickets are non-refundable. One date change is permitted when requested 24 hours prior to the day of your visit. Please contact email@example.com to request any date changes.
The Museum is pleased to offer free admission to Santa Barbara County students (K–college) and teachers (K–12) and active U.S. military and their family. These tickets must be acquired at the Visitor Services desk at the Museum upon presentation of proper ID.