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Please Note: Online Ticketing is currently unavailable. Please call 941-358-3180 for tickets.

Museum Admission

Museum Admission includes entry to the Museum of Art and Circus Museum. This Admission does not include entry to the Ca’ d’Zan.

Guided docent-led tours of the Museum of Art and Circus Museum are included with Museum Admission. All tours are based upon availability.
Museum of Art tours are available Tuesday through Sunday. Tours are 40 minutes long and offered through-out the day. 
Circus Museum tours are available daily. Tours are 30 minutes long and offered at 12:00 and 1:00 PM. 

♦ Adult:  $25
♦ Senior 65+: $23
♦ College Student w/ID: $5 
♦ Child 6-17: $5
♦ Child 5 and under: Free
♦ US Active Military with ID: $15 
♦ Florida Teacher with ID: $10
♦ Members: Free
♦ Current students at FSU, USF, SCF, NCF, RCAD, and Eckerd College are Free w/ID

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Museum Admission + Explore the 1st Floor 

Includes entry to the Museum of Art, the Circus Museum and a self-guided walk-through of Ca’d’Zan first floor.

♦ Museum Admission + $10 / Free for Members

Buy Museum  Admission + Explore the First Floor

Museum Admission + Mable’s Tour  

Includes entry to the Museum of Art, the Circus Museum and a docent-led tour of the first and second floor of the Ca’d’Zan. Our docents will lead you through the first and second floors of John and Mable’s winter home. Tours are approximately 40 minutes long and scheduled throughout the day. 

StairsPlease note► Visitors on this tour will climb a marble staircase and will stand for the duration of the tour (seating is not available). There is a historic elevator to bring visitors to the second floor of the mansion, but its use is contingent on on-going repairs. Please consult with admissions staff on the day of your visit. Motorized scooters can only be accommodated on the first floor of the mansion.

♦ Museum Admission + $20 / Free for Members

Buy Museum Admission + Mable's Guided Tour

John's Tour

A docent-led tour throughout the areas of the mansion that are not included on the regular tour.  Highlights of this tour include the game room, the fourth floor bedroom, and the Belvedere Tower that provides Sarasota’s most spectacular view. This tour last 45 minutes.

Please note: The Belvedere Tower is currently closed for maintence and will not be part of this tour.

Stairs Please note► This tour consists of over 85 steps and an elevator is not available. Visitors must be able to climb stairs and stand for the duration of the tour.  For the safety of our visitors and staff, access to the Belvedere Tower is contingent upon weather and tower maintenance projects.

♦ $30 / Members $10  (Museum Admission is not included)

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The John + Mable Tour 

Enjoy the full Ca’ d’Zan experience! This tour package consists of two docent-led tours, including a Private Places tour and a tour of the first and second floors. This Ca’d’Zan Tour package may only be purchased by calling 941-358-3180 or at the admission desk. Due to the limited availability of this package advance booking is recommended. 

Please note: The Belvedere Tower is currently closed for maintence and will not be part of this tour.

♦ $40 / Members $10  (Museum Admission is not included)

Art after 5 Museum Admission: Thursdays 5:00pm-8:00pm

Art after 5 Admission includes entrance to the Museum of Art and Circus Museum.

♦ All Adults: $15
♦ Child 6-17 years: $5
♦ Members: Free

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Free Mondays

Every Monday the Museum of Art, including special exhibition galleries are free to the public. Regular admission pricing applies if you wish to visit the Circus Museum or Ca’d’Zan.

Blue Star Museums

The Ringling is offering free Museum Admission to active Military personnel, including the National Guard and Reserve and their immediate families from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Please present your current Military ID at the Admissions counter.

3-Day Pass

If you wish to extend your visit,  a 3-Day Pass may be purchased in advance or you may upgrade your single-day admission at the Admissions counter prior to closing. 3-Day Passes are valid for three consecutive days with unlimited admission. Passes are non-transferrable.

♦ Adults: $35 
♦ Child 6-17: $10 

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Reciprocal Museum Membership Program

Members of the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association or Museum Alliance Reciprocal Program (MARP), Reciprocal Organization of AssociatedMuseums (ROAM)  or Southern Reciprocal Membership Program (SERM) who present their membership card indicating their affiliation, are entitled to:

​♦ Per cardholder- complimentary Admission to the Museum of Art and Circus Museum. Admission to Ca’ d’Zan and special events are not included. 
♦ 10% discount in the Museum Store.
♦ 15% discount in the Museum Restaurant and Cafés.