The Museum is open to the UMass Community only.

For admittance:
1) We will scan your ticket.
2) We will ask to see your Green Checkmark
(on your My UMass app Health Hub).

The University Museum is open February 3 – May 1, 2022.
OPEN: Tue–Fri, 11:00–4:30; Sat & Sun, noon–4:00; and first Thursdays until 8:00.
CLOSED: Mondays, holidays, and academic breaks.
Check for snow days here:

CLOSED for Spring Break / March 12 - 20, 2022

The UMCA is also open online!  All of the spring 2021 exhibitions are also available virtually.


For information about the UMass response to COVID-19 visit this page.

The UMCA thanks the UMassFive College Federal Credit Union for their ongoing support of our exhibitions.




Admission is FREE. Always.



PVTA and Five College buses stop in front of the Randolph C. Bromery Center for the Performing Arts.

Our street address is 151 Presidents Drive.

From Northampton:
On MA-9 E/State Route 9 E, cross the Coolidge Bridge toward Hadley.
Continue for on Route 9 E for about 4 miles.
In Hadley, take a left onto 116 North / UMass
Take exit off 116 N for UMass. Bear right, and you’ll be on Massachusetts Avenue.
You’ll see signs for Mullins Center and Campus Garage.
Take a left on Commonwealth Avenue and a right into Parking Garage.
Look for signs for Hotel parking. $1.75/hour.

Or continue on Massachusetts Ave. and park in Visitor Parking or at meters in front of the Randolph C. Bromery Center for the Performing Arts.

Parking lots are free after 5:00 on weekdays.
Parking meters are free after 7:00 p.m.  

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Detailed UMass map


Parking is available in the Robsham Visitors Center, around Presidents Drive, or in the Lincoln Campus Center Parking Garage.
For patrons with disabilities, the Museum is wheelchair accessible from our north entrance, next to the Campus Pond, where handicapped parking is available. An access-parking permit must be visible.
The North Gallery of the Museum has five steps, with handrails.
If you need help getting into the museum, we recommend that you call ahead so we can assist you: 413 545-3672 or

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Accessibility map
Umass Accessibility Map
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University Museum of Contemporary Art
Fine Arts Center / UMass Amherst
151 Presidents Drive / Amherst, MA  01003-9931
413 545-3672

University Museum
(413) 545-3672

University Museum
of Contemporary Art
Fine Arts Center/ Room 33
University of Massachusetts
151 Presidents Drive
Amherst, MA 01003-9331

Lyle Denit

Facilities and Installation Manager
(413) 545-1177 

Amanda Herman

Education Curator
(413) 545-1176

Jennifer Lind

Collection Manager and Registrar 
(413) 545-1986

Betsey Wolfson

Business and Communications Manager 
(413) 545-3672

Loretta Yarlow 

Museum Director
(413) 545-1152