Daily Museum Hours:

· Tuesday – Saturday: 10am – 5pm

· Sunday: 1pm – 5pm

· Closed on Mondays and Major Holidays

Planetarium Shows:

· Daily (Tuesday - Friday): 11:30 a.m. & 4:00 p.m.

· Saturday: 11:30 a.m., 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.

· Sunday: 2:00 p.m. & 4:00 p.m.

Live-Animal Shows:

· Daily (Tuesday - Friday): 3:00 p.m.

· Saturday: 1:00 p.m. & 3:00 p.m.

· Sunday: 3:00 p.m.

Dates and times subject to change.

Exhibitions, Mini-Zoo, Discovery House, Planetarium, audio programs, and gallery talks are included in the price of admission unless otherwise noted.

· Members: Free

· Children 2 & Under: Free

· Adults: $10

· Children 3-17: $5

· Senior Citizens (62 yrs old and up) & Military with ID: $8

· College Students with ID: $7

· **Fees do not include sales tax.

The majority of school groups visit in the morning. For adults with weekday flexibility, we recommend planning your visit in the afternoon.

Discover great new reasons to visit the Museum of Arts and Sciences by exploring our latest special offers here. Check back often for new promotions and discounts.

Coupons must be presented at the MAS reception desk at the time of redemption.


Special Group Rates are offered for groups of 10 or more with pre-made reservations. Groups can be self-guided or choose a docent-led tour through the Museum. Please notify the Group Coordinator when making your reservations that you would like the docent-led option.

Contact us:
E-mail (groups@masmacon.com)

The following explanations of Museum policies will let you make the most of your visit to the Museum of Arts and Sciences.

Mobility Access

All galleries and facilities are wheelchair accessible.


Baby strollers are allowed at all times.


Parking is free for Museum visitors in the Museum’s parking lot on Forsyth Road.

Picnic Areas

For those who wish to bring lunch, picnic areas are available. Food and drink are not allowed in the Museum


Weapons of any kind are not permitted on Museum grounds. Weapons include firearms, explosives, knives of any length, and other objects that in the opinion of the Museum of Arts and Sciences staff or Board Members might be dangerous or cause harm.

Guidelines for Visiting

The Museum of Arts and Sciences was created for the public benefit and belongs to all of us. Please help us to protect the art and preserve the collection for the enjoyment of future generations. To ensure that everyone enjoys their visit, please observe the following guidelines.

Observe stanchions and keep a safe, non-touching distance. We ask that you also not touch any artwork, lean on cases or pedestals and not stand on platforms anywhere in the museum.


Sketching is permitted in the galleries (pencil only, no ink or paint) with sketchbooks no larger than 8-1/2 x 11 inches (21.6 x 27.9 cm).

No easels, stools, or sketching while sitting on the floor is permitted.


Photography for personal use is permitted in the galleries. No flash, tripods, “selfie-sticks,” or other external equipment are allowed. Videotaping is allowed in the lobby only. No photographs or videotapes may be reproduced, distributed, or sold without permission from the Museum.

Requests for professional photography sessions and filming can be made by contacting the Museum at 478-477-3232.

Food, Drinks & Smoking

Food, drinks, and smoking are not permitted anywhere in the Museum.

Please silence cell phones when entering the Museum as a courtesy to other visitors.

Umbrellas, packages, and bags exceeding 13” x 17” are not allowed in the galleries and must be checked in at the front desk.


Parents should maintain constant supervision of children when visiting the galleries. Museum staff is not responsible for children left unattended.

Please follow any instructions of Museum staff.

Our Location:

4182 Forsyth Rd,
Macon, GA 31210

Nearby places to Eat

· Our Picnic Areas

· Restaurants Nearby

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