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Visitor Information


Midwest Museum of American Art
429 South Main Street
Elkhart, IN 46516

Contact Information

Phone (574) 293-6660
Email info@midwestmuseum.us


Tuesday - Friday 10:00am - 4:00pm
Saturday & Sunday 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Closed all Mondays and Holidays. Certain Galleries may be closed for installation of special exhibits. Museum Hours are subject to change without notice.

The Midwest Museum of American Art will be closed Monday, July 2-4, 2018.


Adults $10

Students $ 8 (5 yrs-College)

Family $15 (3 or more persons)

The Midwest Museum of American Art accepts all major credit cards.

Photo Policy

In order to protect and preserve our cultural legacy we politely ask you not to photograph any works of art. Some works of art are on extended loan or special loan to temporary exhibits from private sources. For us to remain in compliance with those who have loaned artwork to the Midwest Museum of American Art photographing works of art is not permitted. In some cases special permission, maybe granted to students & educators. Please feel free to inquire with Museum Staff.

No flash and no tripods or selfie-sticks are allowed.

Photographers are responsible for securing necessary copyright permission.

Individuals or institutions desiring publication-quality photographs should submit such requests to the Midwest Museum of American Art Director or Curator.

Disclaimer for website:

Images maintained on this website are subject to copyright restrictions and/or licensing agreements with the Midwest Museum of American Art. Please acknowledge your use to our staff beforehand or request permission for publishing other than for educational purposes.

Docent Tours

Please contact the museum for details.

The Midwest Museum of American Art is in need of docents.

Docents are volunteers who provide important contact with the public through guided tours of the museum's Permanent Collection and temporary exhibits. Docents also provide informal discussions with museum visitors during the weekend hours of operations especially on Free Family Sundays throughout the year. Docents are highly appreciated for their dedication and in special instances may be called upon to perform other duties and provide administrative support to the Museum Staff.

No art background is required and training is provided. Curiosity is an important Docent trait. We encourage your interest to learn and your enthusiasm to share information with the public. Please contact the museum for any additional information, our phone number is 574-293-6660.