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Art Changes Lives...Live it.

The Dayton Art Institute is committed to enriching lives and serving the community by creating meaningful experiences with art. We invite you to explore our website to learn more about our diverse permanent collection, world-class special exhibitions, concerts, family programs, art classes, social events and more. Art changes lives…live it at The Dayton Art Institute.

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July 30 2015
Vine & Canvas
Pride of America
Great art meets great wine ... and beer ... in this popular new series! Join us for our first beer-...
August 1 2015
Let Us Entertain You
Celebrating 30 Years of The Rubi Girls
Join us on August 1 to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of a true Dayton Original, The Rubi Girls...
August 5 2015
Twilight Concerts
Dayton Area Harp Ensemble
Our Summer Twilight Concerts continue with the Dayton Area Harp Ensemble on August 5. The Dayton...
TUESDAY 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
WEDNESDAY 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
THURSDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
FRIDAY 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
SATURDAY 11 a.m. - 5 p.m
SUNDAY Noon - 5 p.m.

Suggested general admission to
the museum's permanent collection:

  • Adults: $8
  • Seniors, Groups & Active Military: $5
  • Members, Students & Youth: Free 

Some special exhibitions, programs
and events may carry an additional
admission charge.