Facility Access Information

Wheelchair Parking Location
mezzanine level; behind museum
Main Entrance
1133 East Seventh Street entrance, curb on street
Accessible Entrance
access to the the musuem's mezzanine level is through the Main Libray parking lot to the road behind the Radio/TV building and the art musuem. There is a turn-around for vehicles and an accessible entry door at the mezzanine level.
Café / Restaurant
Café/Restaurant is wheelchair accessible
Wheelchairs Available
located at the museum's security office in the first floor atrium; please call ahead (812) 855-7719 for assistance
Children’s Backpack Carriers
Accessible Restrooms
All restrooms are accessible
Accessible Restroom Location
mezzanine floor and first floor atrium near lockers
Segways Not Allowed
Service Animals
Sitting Area Location
first and second floor atrium; second floor giftshop/cafe
Portable Chairs
please call ahead (812) 855-7719 for assistance
Pre-Visit Information
Other Important Pre-Visit Information
Please call ahead (812) 855-7719 for any questions and assistance with planning or navigating your musuem visit. We will do our best to meet your specific needs. A few areas in the galleries are crowded with display cases and some areas are dimly lit to protect artwork such as prints, photographs. watercolors, etc.
No matter what your perspective, you can experience art from all angles at the Indiana University Art Museum. From world-renowned architect I.M. Pei's soaring triangular atrium, to galleries filled with extraordinary works of art from all corners of the globe, the IU Art Museum will engage, stimulate, and satisfy your curiosity about the worlds of art. Since its establishment in 1941, the IU Art Museum has grown from a small university teaching collection into one of the foremost university art museums in the country. Today, the IU Art Museum's internationally acclaimed collections, ranging from ancient gold jewelry and African masks to paintings by Claude Monet and Pablo Picasso, include over 40,000 objects representing nearly every art-producing culture throughout history. With proper lead time, the museum's education department can customize a tour experince to meet all your needs. Special tour guides are trained to give gallery sessions to people of all abilities.