Museum Hours

Tuesday - Sunday 10 am - 5 pm
Doors close 1/2 hour before closing,
Last admission 4:30 pm 

Closed Mondays and major holidays:
  New Years Day
  Independence Day
  Labor Day

Early closing  at 3 p.m. on the day before Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and  New Year's Eve. ( Tues. - Sun. only)
Doors close 1/2 hour before closing,
Last admission 230 pm

Open on Mondays for:
  Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  President's Day 
  Columbus Day

Museum Store Hours

Tuesday - Sunday 10 am - 4:30 pm
Closed Mondays (except late November until Christmas) and major holidays
Click here to check a specific date on the calendar

Winter Weather Closings

If the Museum is closed to the public due to weather conditions or other emergency, an announcement will be placed by 7:15 a.m. on the Museum's telephone message at 203-869-0376. The Connecticut Storm Center will broadcast the closing information on the following radio stations:
  1400 WSTC AM
  1350 WNLK AM
  95.9 WFOX FM
  96.7 WCTZ FM



Click for Directions on Mapquest

From New York City/ Westchester County and points south and west

Take I-95 North to exit 3 . At the bottom of ramp turn right onto Arch Street. Follow Arch Street to intersection of Steamboat Road. Go straight across to Museum Drive. The museum entrance is 500 feet on your left. Students may be dropped off at front entrance plaza. Buses must continue around drive and park in designated parking spaces at bottom of the hill.

From New Haven/Stamford and points east
Take I-95 South to exit 3. Turn left at bottom of the ramp onto Arch Street. Go under thruway bridge to intersection of Steamboat Road. Proceed as above.

From the Merritt Parkway

Take the North Street exit and follow signs to central Greenwich. At the end of North Street bear left onto Maple Avenue. At the light bear right onto Putnam Avenue and take the immediate left onto Milbank Avenue. Follow Milbank to the end, bearing straight at rotaries. Turn right onto Bruce Park Avenue. Take the next left onto Steamboat Road. At the light take a left onto Museum Drive.

By Train

Take Metro-North to Greenwich Station. Special discounts are available for Metro-North Railroad's "One-Day Getaways." Exit the station toward the east and turn right onto Steamboat Road. Walk through I-95 underpass and climb steps to the Museum.  


Adults $10.00
Students (5-22 w/ valid ID) $8.00
Seniors (65 & up) $8.00
Museum members and
children under 5 Free

Free individual admission on Tuesday.

Groups of 8 or more require advance reservations.

The Bruce Museum is accessible to individuals with disabilities.

Note: Strollers are not permitted in the Love Gallery and Arcade Gallery due the high visitor turn out and limited room.  Please store strollers in the Museum Coat rooms during your visit to the Alfred Sisley Impressionist Master and Canvas and Cast: Highlights from the Bruce Museum’s Art Collection exhibitions.

We are pleased to partner with Bank of America on the Museums on Us program. On the first full weekend of every month, admission to the Bruce is free for all Bank of American cardholders. Each cardholder gets one free general admission. We are grateful for Bank of America's support of the Bruce Museum and partnering with the Museum on this program.

Special Promotions Now

Culture Seekers, with the Delamar Hotel 

The Bruce Museum is partnering with the Delamar Hotel to offer a Connecticut Still Revolutionary Culture Seekerspackage to overnight visitors that includes free entrance to the museum, a special discounted rate at the hotel, and other area discounts including a 10 percent discount at the well-loved Bruce Museum store. Learn more.

Blue Star Museum 

The Bruce Museum is participating in the Blue Star Museums program, offering free admission to all active-duty U.S. military personnel and their families with identification year-round. For more information click here.

More Travel Packages

For more special travel packages, see Visiting the Area.