Plan Your Visit

OCT 11 2016 – JAN 8 2017


Get Your Tickets in Advance!

  • To ensure entry to this popular exhibition, get tickets now for your preferred date and time.
  • The museum is open Mondays during the exhibition to accommodate more visitors.
  • Due to the unique installation, there are no audio guides or free public tours.
  • Tickets include access to all exhibitions and collections and free entry to the Asian Art Museum FREE for up to one week.
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See it First. See it Free.

Join SAM as a member today »

  • Members enjoy unlimited free admission: Visit often and save up to $24.95 per ticket.
  • Exclusive members-only viewings: Member Preview Weekend Oct 8–9 and on select Members-only Tuesdays.
  • Priority access at the Members Services Ticket Counter — bypass general ticket lines
  • Members-only discounts: SAM Shop, TASTE Café, and on museum programming
  • And more!

Ticket Prices

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Adults $24.95 Get Tickets
Seniors (62+)
Military (with ID)
$22.95 Get Tickets
Students (with ID)
Teens (13-17)
$14.95 Get Tickets
Kids (12 & Under) FREE Get Tickets
First Thursday 50% off Get Tickets
First Friday 50% for Seniors (62+) Get Tickets

Visitor Info

Hours & Holidays »

  • We’re open Mondays! These are great days to visit for a less crowded experience.
  • We’ll be open Thanksgiving weekend, Christmas Eve, New Year’s Eve, and New Year’s Day.
  • Holidays and First Thursdays are always busy! Plan accordingly.

Parking & Directions »

Accessibility »

Visitor Policies »

    • Coat check is complimentary
    • Wheelchairs and single-wide strollers are allowed and available for loan at coat check.

Photography Policy

      • Non-flash photography is allowed.
      • Video recording and tripods/selfie sticks are prohibited.
      • Share your photos #SAMYSL

Hotel Packages »

Frequently Asked Questions »

Member Frequently Asked Questions »


Plan a Private Event

Plan your event to experience The Perfection of Style. Enjoy thematic menus provided by TASTE Events, access to the exhibition, and private event spaces. Learn more »

Customer Service Center

The Customer Service Center is available Monday through Sunday from 10 am–5 pm by calling 206.654.3210 or through the online help desk. We will return your call or email as soon as we are able. Please call or email, not both, for a faster response.