VISIT THE METAL MUSEUM

With 3.2 acres of land, rotating exhibitions, a permanent collection, sculpture gardens and a smithy and foundry the Metal Museum is one of the most unique things to do in Memphis. 

The Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, 12pm to 5pm.

ADMISSION

Admission is always free for members. Join today!

ADULTS
SENIORS 62+

MILITARY
STUDENTS

CHILDREN

$6

$5

$5

$4

$4

Children ages 5 and under are free.

The Museum Store may be visited free of charge. 

The Museum is closed every Monday as well as the 4th of July, Thanksgiving day, Christmas day, and New Year's Day.

All images courtesy of the Metal Museum

TENNESSEE THURSDAYS

Each Thursday, the Museum offers free admission to Tennessee residents. A current Tennessee state issued photo ID is required for free admittance for visitors 18 years of age or older. Visitors under the age of 17 without a state issued photo ID must be accompanied by a current Tennessee resident with a valid photo ID.
*Free admission does not apply to guided tours.

BLUE STAR MUSEUM

The Museum's participation in the Blue Star Museum program means free admission for active-duty military personnel an their families, starting on Armed Forces Day and ending on Labor Day.

GOLD TOURS

Our 18Karat and 24Karat tours offer visitors a one-of-a-kind Museum experience! For small groups of 3-10, you can schedule a Gold Tour to listen to a 20-minute guided tour led by our knowledgable staff. Learn about the history of the Metal Museum, artwork in the Sculpture Garden, and special programs available throughout the year. Each tour concludes with a group activity, where you'll create your own stamped copper cuff or cast aluminum art tile! Prices vary; please visit the Groups & Tours page for more information.

18Karat Tour
24Karat Tour

$15 per person

$30 per person

We encourage photography at the Museum. Photos may be taken anywhere on the Museum and grounds, except for the Museum Store. Find more information about our photography policy here.

LOCATION & DIRECTIONS

FROM DOWNTOWN MEMPHIS

Get onto Riverside Drive going South. Take the I-55 North Exit to St. Louis. Stay in the right lane. You will take the last exit before going over the bridge to Arkansas. This is Exit 12C - Metal Museum Drive. Follow Metal Museum Drive under the interstate and veer to the right. Follow the road to the end of the bluff. The Metal Museum is on the right.

FROM I-40 EAST OR WEST

Take Exit 1 Riverside Drive. From Riverside Drive take the I-55 North Exit to St. Louis. Stay in the right lane. You will take the last exit before going over the bridge to Arkansas. This is Exit 12C - Metal Museum Drive. Follow Metal Museum Drive under the interstate and veer to the right. Follow the road to the end of the bluff. The Metal Museum is on the right. 

 

FROM I-55 NORTH
Follow I-55 North and stay in the right lane as you approach the bridge to Arkansas. Take Exit 12C - Metal Museum Drive. This is the last exit before you cross the bridge into Arkansas. Follow Metal Museum Drive under the interstate and veer to the right. Follow the road to the end of the bluff. The Metal Museum is on the right. 

FROM I-55 SOUTH
Once you have crossed the bridge into Tennessee take the first Exit on the right. This is Exit 12 C – Metal Museum Drive. Follow Metal Museum Drive and veer to the right. Follow the road to the end of the bluff. The Metal Museum is on the right. 

FROM HIGHWAY 78
Go West on Highway 78. 78 is also known as Lamar Avenue. Lamar will become Crump Avenue and Crump becomes I-55 North. Stay in the right lane. Take the last Exit before you go over the bridge. This is Exit 12 C - Metal Museum Drive. Follow Metal Museum Drive under the interstate and veer to the right. Follow the road to the end of the bluff. The Metal Museum is on the right. 

PARKING AT THE METAL MUSEUM

Parking is not allowed on the Museum grounds. Free street parking is available along Metal Museum Drive.

METAL MUSEUM

374 METAL MUSEUM DRIVE, MEMPHIS, TN 38106

INFO@METALMUSEUM.ORG | (901) 774-6380

TUES. - SAT. 10AM - 5PM, SUN. 12PM - 5PM