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Fine Art PR Publicity Announcements News and Information

UMFA Galleries Reopening

The Utah Museum of Fine Arts (UMFA) at the University of Utah is reopening on Wednesday, August 26.

The Museum’s top priority is to keep visitors and staff safe and healthy by preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the Marcia and John Price Museum Building.

Because circumstances may change at any time, visitors should check for complete and up-to-date information before they visit. Visitors may also call the UMFA welcome desk at 801.581.7332.

UMFA members, docents and volunteers, and essential healthcare workers are invited to early reopening on Wednesday, August 19 through Friday, August 21. Admission will be free on those days.

New operating hours are Wednesdays through Fridays, noon to 5 pm. Seniors and high-risk visitors are invited to visit on these days between 11 am and noon.

All UMFA events and programs will be held online until further notice. Please visit the event calendar at

The UMFA has extended the run of Beyond the Divide: Merchant, Artist, Samurai in Edo Japan, a popular exhibition drawn from the Museum’s collection of Japanese art.