Welcome to the newly-revised Ogden Museum website! We are in the process of transitioning to a more powerful and flexible system that will allow us to better serve you. We’ll be adding new features and functions throughout 2016.
The mission of the Ogden Museum of Southern Art is to broaden the knowledge, understanding, interpretation and appreciation of the visual arts and culture of the American South through its events, permanent collections, changing exhibitions, educational programs, publications and research.
|Monday:||10AM – 5PM|
|Wednesday:||10AM – 5PM|
|Thursday:||10AM – 8PM for Ogden After Hours|
|Friday:||10AM – 5PM|
|Saturday:||10AM – 5PM|
|Sunday:||10AM – 5PM|
Docent-led tours are available on the 1st and 3rd Saturdays at 2PM with regular Museum admission.
Effective Friday, April 1, our admission prices will change to reflect the new legislation passed by the State of Louisiana (these prices include sales tax)
Free admission for Louisiana residents every Thursday, courtesy of The Helis Foundation
|Member price for additional Member ticket||$7.25|
|UNO – Students, Faculty & Staff (with current ID)*||FREE|
|NARM – North American Reciprocal (includes OAH)||FREE|
|Employees of other Art Institutions (must show ID or business card)||FREE|
|Seniors (65 and over)||$11|
|Children (under 5)||FREE|
|Children (ages 5-17)||$7.25|
|Students and Teachers (with current ID)||$11|
|Ogden After Hours||$13.50 | Free with proof of paid Thursday admission|
*except special events | Please note special event prices may vary.
Discounted pricing is offered for adult, college, senior and student groups of 10 or more.
|Children (ages 5-17)||$3|
Group tours are available for groups of 10 or more. To book a tour or for more information, contact Ellen Balkin at email@example.com 504.539.9608.
Devoted to the art, culture and history of the South, the Ogden Museum is the perfect setting for weddings, receptions, formal dinners, corporate events, and social celebrations of any sort. For pricing, availability and additional information or to arrange a site visit please contact our events department at firstname.lastname@example.org or call at 504.539.9607
Flash Your Badge
Employees of any museum anywhere in the country can receive free general admission (does not apply to Ogden After Hours or other special programming) to the Ogden Museum of Southern art by showing a staff ID badge or a business card from their place of employment. Please come visit us and See the South! If you enjoy your visit and want to join and receive all the benefits of membership (weekly entertainment at Ogden After Hours, discounted or free tickets to special events, gallery talks, artist workshops, and much more) just flash your badge again at the front desk to sign up for our discounted membership for museum employees. We hope to see you soon flashing your badge at the O!
Become a valued member of the Ogden Museum staff.
Click here to view current employment opportunities at the O.
The Museum Store and Center for Southern Craft and Design
The Museum Store and Center for Southern Craft and Design is open during museum visiting hours, and is a destination in itself, available independent of a visit to the Museum. Members receive a 10% discount for purchases in the Museum Store. Click here to shop our online store.
925 Camp Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
The Ogden Museum of Southern Art is located in the Warehouse District, just off Lee Circle, directly across the street from the Contemporary Arts Center, near the National World War II Museum. The galleries of the New Orleans Arts District are within walking distance, as is the Louisiana Children’s Museum.
Museum Passes at New Orleans Public Libraries
Ogden Museum passes are now available for check out at New Orleans Public Libraries! Library cardholders who check out the pass are allowed to bring up to 2 adults and 7 children to the Ogden Museum during a two week period, and includes free entry to some Ogden Museum programs and events, such as Ogden After Hours.
In addition to free entry into the Ogden Museum, the pass offers free entry into nearly 700 museums throughout the U.S. and Canada through the North American Reciprocal Museum Program.
The Ogden Museum Passes are available to New Orleans Public Library cardholders at all 14 library locations on a first-come, first-served basis. Library cardholders can check on museum pass availability by calling any Library location or by visiting the Library’s online catalog at nolalibrary.org.
General Information | 504.539.9650
Administration | 504.539.9650
Communications | 504.539.9604
Curatorial | 504.539.9621
Development | 504.539.9616
Education | 504.539.9608
Ogden After Hours | 504.539.9630
Facility Rentals | 504.539.9607
Museum Store | 504.539.9650
Membership | 504.539.9616