Nestled in the heart of the Museums on the River district just five minutes from downtown in the Riverside neighborhood, the Wichita Art Museum is home to a nationally renowned collection of American art.
As the largest art museum in the state of Kansas, WAM houses one of the country’s premier collections with 7,000 works in our permanent collection, including masterpieces by Mary Cassatt and Edward Hopper.
The Museum features two dramatic and large-scale works by Seattle glass artist Dale Chihuly. Inspired by the intricate patterns of traditional Persian glass, the Persian Seaform Installation provides a stunning first impression at the Museum’s entrance and hanging in the S. Jim and Darla Farha Great Hall is the Confetti Chandelier.
Monday - Closed
Tuesday through Saturday - 10 am to 5 pm
Sunday - Noon to 5 pm
Adults - $7
Seniors (60+) - $5
Students with ID and Youth (ages 5 to 17) - $3
Children 5 and under - Free
Every Saturday - Free
No admission to visit the Museum Cafe and Museum Store.
From celebrated restaurateur, Joumana Toubia, the Wichita Art Museum's on-site café offers a variety of entrees, desserts, drinks and daily specials overlooking the beautiful scenery of the Arkansas River.
The Muse is open for lunch Tuesday through Sunday between 11 am and 3 pm and 2 to 3 pm for drinks and desserts only. Brunch specials are featured on Saturday and Sunday. You can reach the restaurant at 316-268-4973.