Admission is free and the Museum is open to the public.

Museum Hours

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

Saturday & Sunday
Noon – 5:00 p.m. 

Closed Mondays and national holidays

Every third Thursday galleries and
exhibitions open until 7:30 p.m. 


The Museum is located on the campus of the University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, across from the NW corner of the football stadium.

Snite Museum GPS Coordinates
N41° 41.966’
W086° 14.141’

For directions to campus and an interactive map, go to

Gallery Maps

There are ten permanent collection galleries on three floors that are open year-round for viewing, plus five special exhibition galleries that frequently change exhibitions.

Snite Museum of Art gallery floor plan (two pages).

Phone Numbers

Main museum office
(574) 631-5466
Fax (574) 631-8501

Friends of the Snite office (574) 631-5516

Saturday and Sunday during normal gallery hours
the museum staff offices are closed, but you can reach
a security staff person by dialing (574) 631-4713.


Requests for guided school K-12 tours (education office)
(574) 631-4435 

UND faculty tour requests
(574) 631-4718

Museum General Guidelines for Visitors
--Touching any work of art is not allowed, as well as the walls and pedestals on which they are displayed.
--Food, beverages, and gum are not permitted in the galleries.
--Bags, purses, and backpacks larger than 11 x 15 inches must be left in the coatroom or stored in a locker (available free of charge).
--Coats not placed in the coatroom must be worn–not carried or tied around the waist.
--Photography is allowed of works that the Snite owns.  Photography is not allowed in many special exhibitions and of works on loan.  Look for the no photography icon and ask a security guard if you are unsure whether a work can be photographed.

View the Plan Your Visit page for more information.