Transportation Subsidies

Transportation Subsidies Available for Qualifying Schools

Planning a field trip to the museum with your students? When you make your tour request online, you can also apply for funds to offset the cost of travel to the CMA. Please review the following conditions:

  • Funds may be available for museum visits made from September through May for pre-K–12 schools.
  • Schools with at least 30% of students qualifying for free or reduced-price lunch may apply.
  • Subsidies may offset transportation costs for up to $400 per visit for schools within a 100-mile radius of the museum.
  • Funds are limited and are granted on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information, email TransportationSubsidy [at] clevelandart.org.


All education programs at the Cleveland Museum of Art are underwritten by the CMA Fund for Education. Major annual support is provided by the Womens Council of the Cleveland Museum of Art. Generous annual support is provided by Brenda and Marshall Brown, Florence Kahane Goodman, Eva and Rudolf Linnebach, and the Kelvin and Eleanor Smith Foundation. Additional annual support is provided by Gail Bowen in memory of Richard L. Bowen, the M. E. and F. J. Callahan Foundation, Mr. and Mrs. Walter R. Chapman Jr., Char and Chuck Fowler, the Giant Eagle Foundation, the Logsdon Family Fund for Education, Roy Smith, and the Trilling Family Foundation. 

The Cleveland Museum of Art is funded in part by residents of Cuyahoga County through a public grant from Cuyahoga Arts & Culture.

Education programs are supported in part by the Ohio Arts Council, which receives support from the State of Ohio and the National Endowment for the Arts.

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