Dated: May 13 2022

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The High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Ga., boasts a celebrated collection of art ranging from classic to contemporary, as well as architecture by Richard Meier and Renzo Piano. With a dynamic schedule of special exhibitions, an extensive permanent collection, innovative educational and family programs, meeting and event facilities and several dining options, there is something for every art lover at the High in Atlanta.

Reasons to visit the High Museum of Art

  1. The High Museum of Art is one of the nation’s leading art museums.
  2. The High is home to more than 17,000 pieces of American, European, African, decorative and folk art, plus photography and contemporary works.
  3. In addition to its main collection featuring Monet, Tournier, Tiepolo and Ernst among others, this Atlanta museum welcomes several visiting exhibitions throughout the year.
  4. The High invites the public to Friday Night Jazz the third Friday of each month. The evening features music, drinks and art.
  5. The Museum Gift Shop features hundreds of unique items including prints of your favorite Van Gogh pieces, jewelry, posters and much more. 

Insider tips

  • If you have a backpack or luggage, you can check it in for free at the coat check desk.
  • Save on parking by looking for metered parking on the street. Or, take MARTA. The High Museum is right across the street from the Arts Center MARTA station.
  • There are restaurants nearby or you can grab a bite at the on-site café.
  • Admission is free on the second Sunday of each month.

Know before you go

When is The High Museum of Art open?

The High Museum of Art is open Tuesday through Sunday; the museum is closed on Mondays. The last ticket each day is issued one hour prior to closing.

Tuesday–Saturday: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Shop hours: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m. daily

Where is The High Museum of Art located?

The High is located in Midtown at:

1280 Peachtree St., N.E.
Atlanta, Ga. 30309

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