Museum Admission and Hours
Visiting the museum’s collections is always FREE to the public. Free general admission ticket required (availability is limited); to guarantee entrance to the CMA, please book your ticket in advance by calling 216-421-7350 or by clicking here.
The museum’s hours are Tuesday to Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The museum is closed Mondays (except for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, January 18, 2021). The last ticket reservation for the day is at 4:00 p.m. There will be no new entries into the museum after 4:30 p.m.
Closed January 1, July 4, Thanksgiving Day, and December 25. Closed at 4:00 p.m. on December 24 and December 31. Open January 18, 2021, Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Cafe Hours & Updates
Tuesday–Thursday, 11:00 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
Friday–Sunday, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
Offerings: Coffee, tea, water, sodas, pastries, pre-packaged sandwiches and salads
Safety notes: Visitors must wear masks except when they are seated at their tables, actively eating. All tables are sanitized after each use. After a visitor has used a table, they are to flip over a green and red circle in the center to indicate the table has been used. Only atrium seating is available, since it is a larger, more expansive space.