The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center is open on a revised schedule. Read more about hours and visiting and see VassarTogether for the College’s Fall 2020 plans and policies.

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Hours and Admission

Please note that current visit guidelines reflect Vassar College’s fall 2020 plans and policies in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. We recommend that visitors check this page for any further developments before visiting.

SPECIAL ADDITIONAL HOURS:
November 24–December 13, 2020

The Loeb has added weekday open hours for the public for three weeks only.

Monday: closed
Tuesday: 10am–5pm
Wednesday: 10am–5pm
Thursday: 10am–8pm (closed Thanksgiving Day 11/26)
Friday: 10am–5pm
Saturday: 10am–5pm
Sunday: 1pm–5pm

After December 13, the Loeb will be open one more weekend (Dec. 19–20) before a short winter break, and reopen on January 2 when weekend-only hours will resume per information below.

Hours for General Public Only:

M–F: Closed

Saturday: 10am–5pm

Sunday: 1pm–5pm

Hours for Vassar Students and Faculty Only:

Wednesday 10am–5pm

Thursday 10am–8pm

Friday 10am–5pm

Admission

Admission to the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center is free and open to all.

Accessibility

All galleries are wheelchair accessible. During this period when the museum entrance has shifted to Raymond Avenue, please call ahead to arrange for accessible parking, 845-437-5632. 

  

Special Considerations for Health and Safety

All visitors are required to wear a mask.

Please observe the directional signage within the galleries.

Please observe social distancing with visitors not in your immediate party.

In compliance with current New York State Department of Health guidelines for indoor museums, the Loeb will limit the number of visitors in the galleries at any given time to 75. Should the galleries be at full capacity when you arrive, we ask for your patience and understanding if you must wait a short while before entering.  

Policies

Large bags must be stored in one of the Art Center’s cubbies. Backpacks must either be stored or carried on the front of the body.

Photography is permitted for personal use only, and is restricted to works of art in the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center’s permanent collection (objects on loan to the Art Center may not be photographed). Hand-held cameras only may be used; tripods are not permitted.

Vassar students and faculty: Please note that weekend hours are restricted to the general public only. Consult the Teaching and Learning section of the VassarTogether page or the Vassar Faculty & Students page of this website for information about days and times reserved only for Vassar students and faculty to visit during the week. 

 

Public Hours

Nov 24–Dec 13 Only

Tue 10am–5pm
Wed 10am–5pm
Thu 10am–8pm
Fri 10am–5pm
Sat 10am–5pm
Sun 1pm–5pm
Closed Mondays and Thanksgiving Day

Covid-19

Please note that due to Covid-19 restrictions, we cannot accommodate group tours at this time, and capacity in the galleries is limited. All visitors are required to wear masks.

Admission

Admission is free and open to all. All galleries are wheelchair accessible.


Parking/Entrance

Parking is on Raymond Avenue only. Entrance to the galleries is via the Raymond Ave. gate through the sculpture garden.

Students & Faculty

Consult the Teaching & Learning section of the VassarTogether page for information about visiting the Loeb during the week.

Please note that weekend hours are restricted to the general public only.

Contact

The Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center

124 Raymond Ave
Poughkeepsie, NY 12604

Send email via contact form

Main office

(845) 437-5237
(845) 437-5955 (Fax)

Information Line

(845) 437-5632