Telfair Academy Hours & Admission

Telfair Academy

The Telfair Academy is open year round (closed some major holidays and for events).

Sunday – 12-5pm
Monday – 12-5pm
Tuesday – 10am-5pm
Wednesday – 10am-5pm
Thursday – 10am-5pm
Friday – 10am-5pm
Saturday – 10am-5pm

New Year’s Eve – closed at 3pm
New Year’s Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
St. Patrick’s Day Observance
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve – closed at 3pm
Christmas Day



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Telfair Academy
Adult: $12
Student (K-College): $5
Children under 5: Free

Triple-Site Pass
Enjoy admission to all three Telfair Museums sites and save!
Adult: $20 (a $39 value – save 49%)
Senior/AAA/Military: $18 (a $39 value – save 54%)
Student – K-College: $15
Family – two adults and two children: $40 (a $108 value – save 63%)

Preservation Fee
A facilities preservation fee of $1 will be added to all admission prices. This donation supports the care and preservation of our three architecturally significant buildings, including two on the National Register of Historic Places and the contemporary Jepson Center for the Arts by world-renowned architect Moshe Safdie.


Mobility Access
All galleries and facilities are wheelchair accessible. Wheelchairs are available at the front desk free of charge, upon availability. Click here for more information on Telfair Academy accessibility »

Sketching is permitted in the galleries (pencil only, no ink or paint) with sketchbooks no larger than 8 1/2 x 11 inches (21.6 x 27.9 cm). No easels, stools, or sketching while sitting on the floor is permitted. If galleries are crowded, guards may ask visitors to stop sketching or writing.

Baby strollers are welcome.

Food and Drink
Food and drinks are not permitted.

Still photography and video taken from a handheld device are permitted for personal, noncommercial use. The camera must be at least three (3) feet from the work of art. Flash photography, tripods, additional lights and extension cords are not allowed.

Additional Guidelines

  • Please do not touch the artwork.
  • The use of cellular phones is not permitted.
  • Please display your admissions tab at all times.