Welcome to the Martin Museum of Art
For the past thirty years, the stewardship and mission of the Martin Museum of Art has been one of education and service. We are committed to bringing outstanding art exhibitions, speakers, and guest artists to Baylor University and to our Central Texas community.
The museum serves as a valuable teaching tool for students and faculty. Exhibitions complement the courses of art history and studio art taught within the Department of Art.
The permanent collection consists of approximately 1300 objects and represents a wide variety of art that has been donated to or purchased by Baylor University. The collection contains artwork by such well-known artists as Robert Rauschenberg, Kathe Kollwitz, Francisco de Goya, and Edouard-Leon Cortes. Included in the collection are approximately 300 paintings representing famous watercolor artists such as George Post, Phil Dike, Edgar Whitney, and John Marin.
The Martin Museum of Art has many treasures to share and we look forward to having you visit!
ADMISSION: Admission is free and all events are open to the public, unless otherwise specified.
LOCATION: The Martin Museum of Art is located in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center at Baylor University, Waco, Texas. The Fine Arts Center is bordered by University Parks Drive, across from the Mayborn Museum.
PHYSICAL ADDRESS: 60 Baylor Avenue, Waco, TX 76706
DIRECTIONS: From Interstate 35, EXIT 335B University Parks DriveComing from the North: Turn LEFT at the light onto University Parks Drive.Coming from the South: Turn RIGHT at the light onto University Parks Drive.Continue on University Parks Drive, going through one additional stoplight and turn RIGHT at the Baylor University entrance (there are 3 flagpoles). The Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center will be on your immediate LEFT.
The most abundant visitor parking is at the Weithorn Visitor Center, which will be on your right as you turn onto campus by the 3 flagpoles. It is directly across the street from the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center.
CAMPUS MAP : www.baylor.edu/map
HOURS: (Closed during university holidays and every Monday, except for special events) The museum is open 45 minutes before evening and matinee performances of Baylor Theatre and during other special events held in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center.
10:00 am - 6:00 pm, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
10:00 am - 7:30 pm, Thursday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm Saturday
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Sunday
The museum is open 45 minutes before evening and matinee performances of Baylor Theatre and during other special events held in the Hooper-Schaefer Fine Arts Center.
Martin Museum office: (254) 710-6390
Department of Art office: (254) 710-1867
EXHIBITION ANNOUNCEMENTS - MAILING LIST: If you would like to receive exhibition announcements via postal mail, please send your name and mailing address to: email@example.com.
EXHIBITION ANNOUNCEMENTS VIA E-MAIL: If you would like to receive exhibition announcements via e-mail just let us know at: firstname.lastname@example.org.