Lunch on the Lawn – Free Concerts!

11:30 –1pm, Friday, July 26, Aug 2, 9 & 16

Lunch on the Lawn includes a mixture of classical and popular music by diverse performing groups. Admission is free. Prepared box lunches will be available for $6 each (drink included). An outdoor tent will be provided for shade. In case of rain, each event will be moved indoors to the Springfield Museum of Art.

July 26 – Dogwood Road
August 2 – Jim McCutcheon
August 9 – The Velveteen Rabbit  and Peter and the Wolf (special family concert)
August 16 – Good Vibes

Bring the whole family, or stop in during your workday – Lunch on the Lawn is a great way to spend your summer lunch hour. Admission to Museum exhibits is free to event patrons after the concert!

50th Annual Art Ball

Saturday, Aug 24, 2019, 6:30pm-Midnight

The Springfield Museum of Art’s annual Art Ball gala is an end-of-summer, black-tie event under the stars.
The evening will begin with cocktail hour and hors d’oeuvres, followed by an elegant dinner served in the galleries. Then dance the night away with great music from the band, Second Wind!

Join us to support and celebrate the Springfield Museum of Art. Get more information, and purchase tickets here.

Presenting Sponsor: Presenting Sponsor Security National Bank

Come Find Art! – Free Art Days for Kids and Families

Sunday, Sep 29, 2019, 2-3:30pm

Come Find Art days are the last Sunday in each month, 2-3:30pm:

Sunday, Sep 29. 2019
Sunday, Oct 27, 2019
Sunday, Novr 24, 2019
Sunday, Janu 26, 2020
Sunday, Feb 23, 2020
Sunday, Mar 29, 2020
Sunday, Apr 26, 2020

Admission to these Come Find Art museum visits is free thanks to our sponsors and our Business Members.


We Are a Blue Star Museum

May 18, 2019, Armed Forces Day – September 2, 2019, Labor Day

The Springfield Museum of Art offers free admission from Memorial Day to Labor Day for any active duty U.S. military – Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, as well as members of the National Guard and Reserve, U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, NOAA Commissioned Corps – and up to five family members.

Blue Star Museums is a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America. The program starts on Saturday, May 18, 2019, Armed Forces Day, and ends on Monday, September 2, 2019, Labor Day.

Museum Day Live! Saturday, Sep 21, 2019

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018

In the spirit of the Smithsonian Museums, which offer free admission every day, Museum Day Live! is an annual event hosted by Smithsonian magazine in which participating museums across the country open their doors to everyone… for free. As Ohio’s only Smithsonian Affiliate museum, Springfield Museum of Art is very pleased to welcome you in. The Museum Day ticket provides free admission for two people on Saturday, Sep 21, 2019.

Download tickets here beginning Aug 15.