We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

University of Michigan Museum of Art

525 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1354
+1 734-764-0395
Review Highlights
Very diverse

For a University museum the collection is quite diverse. Since the expansion of the exhibition... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ann Arbor, Michigan
A bit of everything

This well kept medium sized museum has a bit of all gentries of art in its galleries. From ancient... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
John N
Read all 192 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Among the best university art museums in the U.S., this on-campus museum has a particularly fine collection of Asian art through the ages.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“new wing” (9 reviews)
“new addition” (8 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
525 S State St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1354
+1 734-764-0395
Write a ReviewReviews (192)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 185 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a University museum the collection is quite diverse. Since the expansion of the exhibition space a few years back, the shows have been more broadly displayed and much of the archived material is now on display. Always a notable stop when on campus.

Thank cubaphoto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This well kept medium sized museum has a bit of all gentries of art in its galleries. From ancient to modern and far east to west. A few well know artists are displayed. Look for the cabinets that have drawers holding art pieces, you will...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

The UMMA is located in downtown Ann Arbor and has a collection of over 20.000 artworks. After their renovation, the galleries are showing more of their collection in beautiful displays. My favorites were the wooden displays which had amazing additional artworks in its drawers. By...More

Thank TrWorldTraveler
Reviewed 4 December 2017

What a gorgeous place to sit and wander about --- the architecture almost takes away from the art on the walls IMHO. Plan to spend HOURS here!

1  Thank JanetDP
Reviewed 15 November 2017

you should visit if you are in AA. well worth your time. there is an eclectic set of ancient, modern, west, and east.

Thank SeanW301
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Just linger and browse through this fine museum. They have a wonderful Asian collection and usually a very good special collection for viewing. Docent tours are held on Sunday afternoons.

Thank Marguerite B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went here while walking around the campus with our daughter, who in grad school at U Mich. She never has time to visit the museum, she said, and was happy we visited and she actually found the time to see the art collection. On...More

Thank Christine P
Reviewed 21 September 2017

My husband and I had a wonderful time at the museum of art. I had visited once before, but so long ago that I hadn't remembered ever being there. It's small and personable enough to do in less than a day while still providing an...More

Thank Lori R
Reviewed 13 September 2017

As other reviewers have said, this is one of the most amazing university art museums. (I wouldn't call it "small", though, unless you're comparing it to the largest museums in the biggest cities.) I especially enjoyed the huge frescoes by Diego Rivera. A helpful docent...More

1  Thank An0nyMs
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Mix of old and new art, this place can make you travel by one time of history to another in just few steps. Also has great art exhibitions and a pearl for kids: once a month you can do with your kid an art hands-on...More

Thank Liana F
Nearby HotelsSee all 35 hotels in Ann Arbor
Bell Tower Hotel
793 reviews
.45 km away
Inn at the Michigan League
50 reviews
.48 km away
Graduate Ann Arbor
200 reviews
.66 km away
Residence Inn Ann Arbor Downtown
235 reviews
1.04 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Original Cottage Inn
172 reviews
.32 km away
103 reviews
.32 km away
Comet Coffee
42 reviews
.34 km away
Red Hawk Bar & Grill
170 reviews
.38 km away
Nearby Attractions
University of Michigan
539 reviews
.57 km away
Law Quadrangle
213 reviews
.18 km away
Michigan Theater
152 reviews
.46 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
HIllary L
20 July 2015|
Response from Gretta S | Reviewed this property |
No, sorry. The museum uses Mondays, as most do, to clean the galleries and shift art.