The Art Museum will resume normal opening hours starting from 23 February 2021 (Tue). Enhanced precautionary measures will be implemented to safeguard the health of visitors and staff members.

Precautionary Measures in Response to the Outbreak of COVID-19:

- Visitors are required to wear a face mask, receive temperature screening, sanitize hands with rubbing alcohol provided, and complete the registration form at the temperature screening station prior to entry.

(Special arrangements during the period of 12 Apr - 5 May 2021: Gallery II is temporarily closed for the installation of a new exhibition. For visiting “Artistic Confluence in Guangdong: Selected Painting and Calligraphy from Ming to Mid-Qing China (Collection of the Art Museum, CUHK)”, please use the entrance of Institute of Chinese Studies.)

**The temperature screening station is located at the Museum’s west wing entrance at the University Mall. All other entrances are closed**

- Visitors with body temperature 37.5°C or above / coughing symptoms are forbidden from entry.

- Visitors are required to wear a face mask during the entire museum visit.

- Crowd control will be in place and group tours are suspended temporarily. The Museum reserves the right to limit the number of visitors in each gallery.

- The Museum implements vigilant disinfection measures. Facilities such as door handles are disinfected regularly.

Notes on entering the campus:

- University staff and students are required to present their CU Link cards. Alumni must show their Alumni Library Cards or CU Alumni Credit Cards to prove their identity.

- Persons who fail to provide the above information are required to register their identity information with the security guard.

The Art Museum will continue to review the situation and adjust the arrangements accordingly. Please stay tuned to updates on our website/Facebook page/Instagram.

Opening Hours
  • Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Sundays and Public Holidays 1:00 – 5:00 pm
Closed Thursday (Except Public Holidays) 
Fee Free Admission
And also closed on the following days in 2021: New Year
1 January 2021 (Fri)

Maintenance of Electrical System
31 January 2021 (Sun)

Lunar New Year Holidays
12 February 2021 (Fri)
13 February 2021 (Sat)
14 February 2021 (Sun)
15 February 2021 (Mon)

Easter Holidays
2 April 2021 (Fri)
3 April 2021 (Sat)
4 April 2021 (Sun)
6 April 2021 (Tue)

The Day Following Ching Ming Festival
5 April 2021 (Mon)

University Holidays
11 February 2021 (Thu)
24 December 2021 (Fri)
31 December 2021 (Fri)

Christmas Holidays
25 December 2021 (Sat)
26 December 2021 (Sun)
27 December 2021 (Mon)



Download Museum's schedule (.pdf)
Special Arrangements under Inclement Weather
  • Rainstorm Warnings

When Amber and Red Rainstorm Warnings are in force, the Art Museum remains open.
When Black Rainstorm Warning is hoisted, the arrangement depends on the hoisting and lowering time. Details as follows:

Hoisted when the museum is openremain open
Remains hoisted before normal opening hours of the daynot open
Lowered 3 hours or more before normal closing time of the dayopen as soon as feasible/practicable and safe
  • Typhoon

When Typhoon Signal No. 1 and No. 3 are in force, the Art Museum remains open.
When Typhoon Signal No.8 or above is hoisted, the arrangement depends on the hoisting and lowering time. Details as follows:

Hoisted when the museum is openclose immediately
Remains hoisted before normal opening hours of the daynot open
Lowered 3 hours or more before normal closing time of the dayopen as soon as feasible/practicable and safe
Visitors Guidelines
  • Please do not take photos with flashlight or tripod. Please follow the photography regulations of each exhibition hall.
  • Visitors are advised to maintain a quiet and pleasant environment. Please do not make excessive noise inside the galleries.
  • Eating and drinking are not allowed inside the Museum.
  • Please do not touch, move or lean against the exhibits.
  • To avoid accidents, please do not run or play inside the Museum.
  • Please place your umbrellas in the carrying cases or the umbrella stand at the entrance on rainy days.