On the coast of Maine in the cultural heart of Portland, the Portland Museum of Art enriches lives through a broad array of meaningful art experiences. Highlighting beloved works of American, European, and Contemporary art and featuring unparalleled special exhibitions, the PMA displays an exquisite collection and offers a variety of engaging public programs. From art in the galleries, learning activities throughout the museum, and tours of the Winslow Homer Studio, to the Store and Café, the PMA spans the traditional to the contemporary and is readily accessible for all.
Phone: (207) 775-6148
Fax: (207) 773-7324
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Memorial Day, May 27 through Columbus Day: Open Mondays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed on the Following Holidays
New Year's Day (January 1)
Independence Day (July 4)
Thanksgiving (4th Thursday in November)
Christmas (December 25)
$10 seniors (65+) and students with I. D.
$6 youth 13 to 17
*$5 surcharge for special exhibitions
Children under 12 are free
Free on Friday evenings from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Free Fridays are made possible through the generous support of Patricia and Cyrus Hagge. Corporate sponsorship is provided by L.L.Bean Inc. and media support is provided by Down East Magazine.
Members are free. Membership is a great value! Portland Museum of Art members receive free year-round admission, discounts in the PMA Store and PMA Cafe, and the quarterly members' Magazine.
Portland Museum of Art
Seven Congress Square
Portland, Maine 04101
Directions & Parking
Winslow Homer Studio Tours
The Winslow Homer Studio, one of the most significant locations in the history of American art, is where the great American artist Winslow Homer (1836-1910) lived and painted many of his masterpieces from 1883 until his death. Tours of the Studio depart from and return to the Portland Museum of Art by van and are limited to 10 visitors. Tickets are $55, $30 for PMA members, and $25 for students with valid I.D. For reservations, please call (207) 775-6148.
The Portland Museum of Art is committed to enabling all visitors to experience its unsurpassed art collection. We recognize the diversity of our general public's abilities and needs, and ensure that the museum and its collections are accessible to everyone.
Open during regular museum hours, the PMA Store showcases products by Maine artists and artisans including handcrafted jewelry, cards, home goods, and gifts as well as Maine's largest selection of art books, a children's section, and a variety of items highlighting the museum's collection and exhibitions. Members receive a 10% discount. No admission is required to visit the PMA Store.
PMA Café by Aurora Provisions
PMA Café is open during regular museum hours. No admission is required to visit the PMA Café. Enjoy a variety of innovative homemade fare featuring local purveyors and artisan producers. From seasonally inspired soups and salads, to gourmet sandwiches and creative entrees, Aurora Provisions will tempt your taste buds. Fresh pastries and locally roasted coffee are the perfect pairing while you take a break from visiting the galleries. Members receive a 10% discount.
PMA Movies showcases the best in foreign, classical, and art films. Tickets are $8, $6 for PMA members and students with valid I.D.
Access to the Museum is Barrier-Free
There are accessible parking spaces located in the front of the museum on the street. The wheelchair accessible ramp is located at the High Street side of the building. Signage will direct you there. Please note that the front doors of the museum are not automatic.
Available on a first-come-first-served basis. Friends, family members, or attendants may accompany visitors who use wheelchairs. Museum staff and volunteers are not allowed to push visitors who use wheelchairs. If you would like to reserve a wheelchair, please call in advance of your visit (207) 775-6148, ext. 3216.
There are baby-changing stations in the Men's and Women's Rooms located on the lower ground floor.
Free Coatroom and Lockers
Located next to the Admissions Desk. Self-check lockers are available. Bags over 11 x 15 inches, packages, umbrellas, and backpacks must be checked.
Free Gallery Stools
Available in the coatroom next to the Visitor Experience Desk. Please return stools to the bins when you are finished with them.
Available in the coatroom.
If you require first aid, inform the nearest Security Officer.
Lost and Found Inquire at the Visitor Experience Desk about lost belongings. If you left something behind at the museum, call (207) 775-6148, ext. 3216.