Plan a Visit


Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
25 Evans Way
Boston, MA 02115
Map the Gardner Museum

If you're taking a taxi, some GPS don't yet recognize the address 25 Evans Way. Look for the large glass building.

General Information: 617 566 1401
Box Office: 617 278 5156

Café G

Café G takes reservations for groups for lunch and Thursday dinner. Call 617 566 1088 to reserve for your group. Seating at Café G ends at 4 pm Wednesday through Monday, and 8 pm on Thursday evenings.


Adults: $15
Seniors 65 and up: $12
College Students:
$5 with current ID
Purchase Museum Tickets

Visitors under 18
All named “Isabella”
U.S. military and families

General admission tickets are available for purchase at the front desk or online. Tickets aren't required to visit Café G or Gift at the Gardner.

To make a reservation for a group of 10 or more, visit this page to learn about Tours, Talks, and Group Visits.

Gardner and MFA Ticket

$2 off adult/senior admission when visiting both Gardner Museum and the MFA within a two-day period. Learn more about other offers and discounts.



Open daily from 11 am to 5 pm
Thursday until 9 pm
Closed Tuesday
Admissions closes at 4:30 pm;
8:30 pm Thursday

Regularly closed: New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve at 3 pm, and Christmas Day, as well as Patriots' Day (April 20, 2015) for the Boston Marathon.

Open on the following holidays:
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Presidents Day, Easter, Memorial Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, and Veterans Day.

Temporarily Not On View

Sargent’s Portrait of Isabella Stewart Gardner is spending the summer at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. See Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends at the Met June 30-October 4, 2015. Mrs. Gardner’s portrait will return to the Museum later this fall.