Street Address
Willamette University, 700 State Street
Salem, OR 97301
Mailing Address
Willamette University, 900 State Street
Salem, OR 97301
phone: 503-370-6855
fax: 503-375-5458
e-mail: museum-art@willamette.edu
web: www.willamette.edu/arts/hfma
Hours
Tuesday, Saturday10 AM - 5 PM
Sunday1 PM - 5 PM
Mondayclosed
Admissions
Adults: $3; students (13+) and seniors: $2; Willamette University faculty, staff, and students, Hallie Ford Museum of Art members, school groups (by prior appointment), and American Association of Museum members: free. Tuesday is a free day.
Museum Type(s)
Art
Services
Gift Shop
Special Event Rental
Group Tours
Staff
John Olbrantz, Director

Description

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art is housed in a 27,000 square foot facility. It includes four permanent galleries and two temporary exhibition spaces. Permanent galleries focus on European, Asian, and American art; Native American art; historic and contemporary regional art; and European, Asian, and American works on paper. Temporary exhibitions feature historic and contemporary art.

Mission

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art exists to support the liberal arts curriculum of Willamette University, and to serve as an intellectual, cultural, and artistic resource for Salem and the mid-Willamette Valley, through the collection, preservation, exhibition, and interpretation of historical and contemporary art, with an emphasis on the art of our region.

History

Artifacts Collections

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art maintains collections of European, Asian, and American art; Native American art; regional art; and European, Asian, and American works on paper.

Educational Programs

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art offers docent guided tours of its permanent collections and temporary exhibitions, as well as lectures, films, artist demonstrations, storytelling sessions, and performances related to its temporary exhibitions.

    Facilities

    Lecture Halls

    Governance

    The Hallie Ford Museum of Art is a department of the College of Liberal Arts at Willamette University.

    Library

    Access: Students, Scholars, Staff Only

    Appointment required: No

    ADA

    Wheelchair Accessible

    Services

    Gift Shop

    Special Event Rental

    Group Tours