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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 9 2015
Twilight Concerts
Jim's Red Pants, The Valley Horns, and Christina Condon with Linda Lally
Our Summer Twilight Concerts continue on July 9 with Jim's Red Pants (aka Rick and Hillary Wagner,...
July 11 2015
Super Saturday Family Days
Museum Kidd's Club Reunion
Looking for a fun and creative Saturday afternoon for you and your family? Join us on the second...
July 16 2015
Curatorial Conversations
Salvador Dali, Battle
Join us on select Thursdays for sparkling conversation in the galleries, followed by a champagne...
REGULAR MUSEUM HOURS:
MONDAY Closed
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.
SPECIAL HOURS:
JULY 2 11 a.m. - 5 p.m
JULY 4 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

MUSEUM ADMISSION
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.