Toledo Museum of Art
Toledo Museum of Art

Since its establishment in 1901, the Toledo Museum of Art has earned a worldwide reputation for the nature of its collection, its inventive and broad educational programs, and the compositionally huge campus.

And on account of the consideration of its founders, just as the proceeded with help of its individuals, TMA remains a secretly blessed, non-benefit organization and opens its accumulation to people in general, for nothing out of pocket.

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Purpose Of the Museum

Our motivation is Art Education. We instruct individuals to figure out how to see by connecting with the collections of the Toledo Museum of Art. Under the umbrella of art history, we draw in individuals with visual culture and strategies for seeing including the formal language of art, iconology, philosophy, semiotics, and hermeneutics.

Toledo Museum
Toledo Museum

Art Collection

The Toledo Museum of Art’s collection is one of the best in the nation and open to the public for free. The art collection of in excess of 30,000 work of art is among the best in the United States.

  • Paintings
  • Decorative Arts
  • Sculpture
  • Glass
  • Works on Paper

Design Principles

  • Art must be connected to all that we do.
  • Always seek to add value.
  • Plan, implement, evaluate.
  • Integrate art into people’s lives. Money follows good ideas.
  • Our people are our best asset.
  • Demonstrate diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do.
Toledo Museum of Arts
Toledo Museum of Arts

Green Initiatives

The Toledo Museum of Art has played a position of authority in the locale as far as green activities. In the course of recent years, the Museum has cut its utilization of electrical power by 79 percent.

  • The Museum’s green arsenal has the latest addition of a brand new 360kW solar canopy.
  • In 2004, Four micro-turbines were installed in the power plant. Joined by two more micro-turbines and chillers in 2012.

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Awards

The Toledo Museum of Art has won many awards over the years. Here are some recent accolades:

  • January 2018: Voted as the best art museum in Ohio by Ohio Magazine.
  • April 2018: Awarded with two 2017 Visual Communications Awards
  • January 2019: Voted as the best art museum in Ohio by Ohio Magazine.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q. What is the admission fee?
A. There is no entry fee for the museum but you may have to pay for some exhibitions and events.

Q. Is parking facility available and how much do I have to pay?
A. Yes, guarded and well-lit parking is available. It is free for museum members and non-member have to pay $8.

Q. Can I get a wheelchair?
A. Yes, you can get wheelchairs and strollers at the entrance.

Q. When can I visit the museum?
A. The museum is open to the public from:

  • 10 a.m – 4 p.m. (Tuesday and Wednesday)
  • 10 a.m – 9 p.m (Thursday & Friday)
  • 10 a.m. – 5 p.m (Saturday)
  • Noon – 5 p.m (Sunday)

Q. What are the charges to become a member of the museum?
A. Below are the charges for the membership of the museum:

  • Senior (65+) $40.00
  • Senior Couple (65+) $75.00
  • Individual $75.00
  • Family $100.00
  • Reciprocal $300.00
  • Supporting $600.00

Each package has a lot of benefits that a member can avail from the museum. check out the official website to know more about the membership benefits.

and is closed on Mondays, Thanksgiving Day, Independence Day, and Christmas Day.

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