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Museum Galleries are CLOSED as the Museum prepares to move to a new location in the lower east level of Ellis Library in the center of the MU campus.

A reopening date is as yet unknown, but it is hoped that the galleries will reopen in the Spring/Summer of 2022.


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Schedule a Tour (Guided Tours Currently Unavailable)

The Museum provides tours for all audiences from pre-schoolers to adults. We tailor tours to the needs of each audience. Docent-led tours are available and may be scheduled with a two-week notice prior to your visit. Please complete the tour request email by contacting the Museum Educator or by calling 573-882-5076.


Highlights Self-Guided Tour

Download the Highlights Self-Tour Guide which highlights twelve artworks throughout the galleries. This easy to follow guide includes discussion questions for individuals of all ages.

Highlights Self-Tour Guide

Highlights Self-Tour Guide


Autism Friendly

The Museum of Art and Archaeology and the Museum of Anthropology are designated an "Autism Friendly Business" by the MU Thompson Center for Autism & Neurodevelopmental Disorders.

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Phone: 573-882-3591

Museum Galleries are CLOSED.
The Museum is preparing to move to a new location at the lower east level of Ellis Library in the center of the MU campus.
Reopening date is as yet unknown. It is hope that the galleries will be open by Spring/Summer 2022.

"I still remember the feeling of awe and disbelief when I was alone and walked in the room with those casts." --Ruth Tofle, chair of architecture, winner of the 2013 distinguished faculty award from the MU Alumni Association