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People visiting the lower level gallery


today’s hours:
sun11 am–4 pm
tue11 am–4 pm
wed11 am–4 pm
thu11 am–4 pm
fri11 am–4 pm
sat11 am–4 pm




New works and familiar favorites: Explore our growing collection of art from around the world

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Talks, family programs, workshops and more. Something for everyone

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need to know

Helpful information to make your visit the best it can be

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Smith College Museum of Art 

20 Elm Street at Bedford Terrace
Northampton, MA 01063

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visitors greeted by admission staff at SCMA
colorful bag available at the shop
visitors in the cunningham study center


Tue to Sun 11am–4 pm
closed Mondays and major holidays

SCMA visitor guide + floor plan
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Tue to Sun 11am–4 pm 
closed Mondays and major holidays

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Cunningham Center for the Study of Prints, Drawings and Photographs

Tue to Sun 11am–4 pm by appointment
closed Mondays and major holidays

schedule an appointment

Seniors (65 and over)
SCMA Members
College Students, Five College Employees & Families, and Youth (18 and under)
Prek–12 Teachers


Admission free for all visitors every Second Friday of the month 4–8pm.

Individuals or families carrying an EBT card from any state in the U.S. receive free admission. Free museum passes may also be checked out from Forbes Library, Lilly Library and many other local libraries. 

kids \ families
Kids and families enjoying Second Friday

We offer a range of programs for kids and families, including Second Fridays, Community Day and more!

more about visiting with children

SCMA night at your museum

We welcome students for guided or self-guided visits and adult groups for self-guided visits 

college students     PreK–12       adult groups 


We aim to offer all visitors a positive experience in our galleries

Learn more about accessibility

EBT card

As participants in the EBT Card to Culture program, we are pleased to offer free admission to individuals or families with an EBT card from any state in the U.S.

Details on EBT Card to Culture



library pass partners program

Patrons of libraries enrolled in our Library Pass Partners Program can check out SCMA admission passes to visit the museum for free during regular hours.