About the Museum, Directions,
Hours and More
The mission of The Ogden Museum of Southern Art, University of New Orleans, is to broaden the knowledge, understanding and appreciation of the visual arts and culture of the American South through its permanent collections, changing exhibitions, educational programs, publications, research center, and its Goldring-Woldenberg Institute for the Advancement of Southern Art and Culture. To that end, the museum will collect, conserve, exhibit, study, and interpret the art of the South within the context of the region's history and culture.
Monday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (Museum will reopen @ 6pm)
with live music from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Docent-led tours on First and Third Saturdays at 2 pm. (By Museum admission)
Mon. May 27 for Memorial Day
Thurs. July 4 for Fourth of July
The Ogden Museum of Southern Art/University of New Orleans is proud to be participating in the Blue Star Museum program.
Blue Star Museums is a collaboration
among the National Endowment of the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 1,500 museums across America. First launched in the summer of 2010, Blue Star Museums offers free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day, May 27, through Labor Day, September 2, 2013.
*Please note that this is for museum admission during regular museum hours, and does not apply to special events, including Ogden After Hours
Free admission to Louisiana residents, with a valid I.D., is offered every Thursday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through the generosity of The Helis Foundation.
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 visit online store.
925 Camp Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130
The Ogden Museum of Southern Art, University of New Orleans, 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.
$8 Seniors, 65 and over
$8 Students (with current i.d.)
$5 Children 5-17
Free UNO Students, Faculty, Staff (with current i.d.) except special events (i.e. Ogden After Hours - $5). Please note other special event prices may vary.
Free Children under 5
Free LA Residents Thursdays 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. courtesy of The Helis Foundation
Adult group tours are $8 per person with a minimum of 10 adults. (Contact Ellen Balkin at 504.539.9608 for more information.)