free museum days and events
FREE First Wednesday
General museum admission is FREE for Utah residents the First Wednesday of each month, thanks to Salt Lake County taxpayers and the Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) program. Special ticketed exhibitions may not be included in this program.
FREE Third Saturday
The UMFA hosts a FREE art-making activity for families every third Saturday from 1–4 pm, including free general museum admission for Utah residents, thanks to Salt Lake County taxpayers and the Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) program.
FREE for UMFA Members
UMFA members always enjoy free general admission. Learn more about the UMFA membership program today. Information is available at the Visitor Desk in the lobby or by calling 801.585.0464. Special ticketed exhibitions may not be included.
FREE for Military Families
The UMFA is pleased to honor active duty military personnel and their immediate family members with free general museum admission (special ticketed exhibitions may not be included). This program is available to any bearer of a military ID who is an active member of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, National Guard, or Reserve.
Thanks to the Salt Lake County Zoo, Arts & Parks (ZAP) program, the UMFA is able to offer FREE general museum admission on the First Wednesday and Third Saturday of each month.