The UAM resumes regular hours on Monday, January 29.
The UAM is currently closed for the installation of our upcoming exhibit, Robert Irwin: Site Determined. Patrons and Museums Free-for-All Day visitors are welcome to attend the public opening reception on Sunday, January 28, from 4 - 6pm, free of charge. Museums Free-for-All is a joint effort by over thirty local museums to present art and culture to the diverse communities of Southern California for FREE.
Admission to the UAM is always free and open to the public.
Sunday - Thursday: 12pm − 5pm
Wednesday: 12pm − 8pm
Friday - Saturday: Closed
The UAM is closed all University holidays.
The University Art Museum is located on the campus of California State University, Long Beach.
University Art Museum, CSULB
1250 Bellflower Boulevard
Long Beach, CA 90840
Individualized driving, walking, and public transportation directions available via Google Maps.
Enter from Bellflower Blvd. Turn onto Beach Drive. Continue on Beach Drive. Turn left on Merriam Way. Continue on Merriam Way. After the bridge turn right into Lot 15. The UAM is only a short walk from Lot 15.
You may purchase parking permits online on the CSULB Parking Portal or in person; a license plate number is required to purchase a permit at kiosks located in appropriate lots.
Short-term parking permits are available in Lot 17 and range in price from $2 for 30 mins to $8 for a daily permit. Limited University Art Museum (daily permit) and disabled parking spaces are available in Lot 15. Please refer to the CSULB Permit Information page for more information.
Metro provides bus and rail transportation throughout Long Beach, including to the UAM and CSULB. For your best public transportation route, please visit the Metro Trip Planner.
The University Art Museum offers tours for all students, K-12 school classes, and community groups interested in visiting the UAM’s galleries and the campus sculpture collection. Tours are conducted by UAM Docents, who provide a variety of meaningful experiences to accommodate the diverse needs of visitors.
Community groups, organizations, and clubs are encouraged to reach out to the UAM to schedule a tour by contacting Christina Alegria, Curator of Education, for the sculpture tour, by submitting this online Sculpture Tour Request form.
Please make your request at least two weeks prior to your preferred visit date.
To ensure the safety of the artwork, the UAM requires visitors to check backpacks, bags, and large items at the front desk. The UAM may refuse to accept other items at its discretion and is not responsible for items held at the front desk.
Food and drink may not be carried into the galleries.
Pens and markers are not permitted within the galleries. Pencils are available at the front desk.
Flash photography, tripods, and video cameras are not permitted inside the museum.