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Art Changes Lives...Live it.


For more than 90 years, The Dayton Art Institute has been 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. Join our online community and let us know how art has changed your life. Art changes lives…live it at The Dayton Art Institute.

Upcoming Events View More

October 2 2014
Vine & Canvas
Wine Tasting Series at The Dayton Art Institute
Great art meets great wine in this exciting new series! Take a themed, docent-led tour of works in...
October 5 2014
Vanguard Concerts
The Claremont Trio
Returning to the Vanguard Concerts stage for their seventh celebratory appearance are twin sisters...
October 8 2014
First Person: Seeing America
Fifth Third Bank Arts Night Out Series
Iconic photos from the Metropolitan Museum of Art come to life in this beautifully staged...
REGULAR MUSEUM HOURS
MONDAY Closed
TUESDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
WEDNESDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
THURSDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
FRIDAY 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.
SATURDAY 10 a.m. - 5 p.m
SUNDAY Noon - 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