What are your hours?
Ogden Museum is now open, and you can visit from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., seven days a week.
Monday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Museum is closed Lundi Gras and Mardi Gras, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day. Please check the calendar for early closings and other information.
How do I purchase tickets?
Ogden Museum has implemented online timed ticketing for visitors and members, and we encourage contactless pay. After purchasing your ticket, you will receive two emails – an order confirmation and then an e-ticket. Please give your name and show your e-ticket (printed or on your phone) at the Visitor Services desk upon arrival. Visitors purchasing tickets at the Museum may swipe their own credit card or provide card information to the Museum employee to process payment. Some discounts must be redeemed at the Museum (NARM, free first Fridays for college students, art museum employees).
If you miss your visit window, don’t worry! Simply call 504.539.9650 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to reschedule. Not sure what time you can visit? While online timed ticketing is recommended, you can also purchase your timed ticket on-site.
Will Ogden Museum be hosting tours, events and programming?
At this time, the Museum will not be hosting group gatherings. We do invite you to visit the Museum and tour our exhibitions. We will continue to provide online opportunities through our virtual platform, Ogden Museum Online.
Will water fountains be open?
For your safety and per CDC guidance, public water fountains will not be open. Food and drinks are not permitted in the Museum. We ask that you store your personal water bottle in your bag while visiting the Museum.
Does Ogden Museum have a bag check?
Bag check is not available at this time. Visitors should carry their bags on their side or front.
Do I need to wear a face covering?
For the health and safety of all, when visiting Ogden Museum, you must wear a face covering, per City, State and CDC guidelines. It is not recommended that a child under the age of 2 wear a mask. Ogden Museum will provide face coverings to those who don’t have their own.
Is the Museum operating at a reduced capacity?
Ogden Museum is operating with a reduced capacity. Only 100 people are permitted in the building at a time. We are also limiting the number of people in restrooms, permitting one person at time. A parent or caretaker may enter the restroom with their children.
What other measures are being implemented to maintain a safe environment for staff and visitors?
Ogden Museum of Southern Art is located in the Warehouse District of downtown New Orleans, 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 of the Museum, as well as several local restaurants and shops.
925 Camp Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
Children under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
Additional Admission Discounts
We would love to have your group tour the Ogden Museum of Southern Art virtually! Join us for a deep dive exploring the richness and diversity of Southern art and artists via a scheduled Zoom art talk. Museum Educator Sara Echaniz will facilitate an in-depth conversation highlighting art and artists from Ogden Museum’s collection, touching on self-taught artists, photography, abstract paintings, architecture and early 20th century landscapes. See artworks by Clementine Hunter, Ida Kohlmeyer, Elmore Morgan, Jr., Benny Andrews, Bo Bartlett, Lulu King Saxon and more!
Please email email@example.com for more information and to book a tour for your adult group.
We are excited to now offer Virtual Field Trips! During this interactive program, an Ogden Museum Educator will lead a participatory exploration of 4-5 artworks from the Museum’s collection. Currently, four thematic tours are offered, however we are happy to collaborate with teachers and group leaders to design tours exploring specific subjects, topics, artworks and themes. Two-week advance notice is needed for customized tours.Learn More
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and to book a tour for your student group.
Ogden Museum is a North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM). If you are a member of a NARM museum, you receive free entry to Ogden Museum. Dual, Family, Kohlmeyer Circle, Supporting, Curator’s Circle, Director’s Circle, Richardson Society and Chairman’s Circle Ogden Museum members receive free admission to over 1,000 museums throughout the United States and Canada through the Museum’s NARM partnership.
The Museum does not have an assigned parking area. Surrounding the Museum are several lots managed by Premium Parking. For pricing and to reserve your spot, explore premiumparking.com. In addition there are street parking options and a paid parking garage is located on the World War II Museum campus at 1024 Magazine Street. Prices vary depending on parking location.