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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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September 3 2015
“Gee, I Wish I Were a Man”: Women's Call to Duty During WWI
In conjunction with the special exhibition Call to Duty: World War Posters, Dr. Laura Sextro from...
September 10 2015
Vectren Jazz & Beyond
Phil DeGreg and Brasilia
Phil DeGreg began playing the piano in his childhood and now performs as a jazz pianist...
September 12 2015
Super Saturday Family Days
Peace Week
Looking for a fun and creative Saturday afternoon for you and your family? Join us on the second...
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.