Hours and Admission
- Open daily, 10:00am-5:00pm
- Holidays: Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Years Day.
- The Ringling's COVID safety protocols are consistent with The Florida Board of Governors and Florida State University. Face masks are expected to be worn in all FSU facilities, which includes all Ringling venues; Museum of Art, Circus Museum, Historic Asolo Theater, Ca' d'Zan, Visitors Pavilion, and Education Center. View all Safety Guidelines and Protocols
- The galleries located on the 2nd floor of the Tibbals Learning Center are currently closed for reinstallation. All first floor galleries, including The Howard Bros. Circus Model, interactive galleries and poster exhibitions remain open.
Museum Admission includes entry to the Museum of Art, Circus Museum, and Bayfront Gardens. This Admission does not include entry to Ca’ d’Zan.
Prices: Adult $25 | Senior (65+) $23 | Child (6-17) $5 | Child 5 and under are Free | Members are Free
Discounted Museum Admissions require a current ID and must be purchased in person: Active US Military $15 | Florida Teacher $10 | College Student $5 | FSU, USF, SCF, NCF, RCAD students are free | Personal Care Attendants are free | Museums for All* participants are free
Museum Admission + Explore the 1st Floor of Ca' d'Zan
Includes entry to the Museum of Art, Circus Museum, Bayfront Gardens, and a self-guided walk-through of the 1st floor of Ca’d’Zan.
Price: Museum Admission +$10 | Members Free
Bayfront Gardens Admission
Bayfront Gardens Admission allows access to the grounds and gardens only.
Please note: The Bayfront Gardens are included in price of Museum Admission. If you are visiting the Museum, you do not need to buy this ticket.
Price: Adult & Senior $5 | Child under 17 & Student w/ ID Free
Art After 5 Admission - Thursdays 5:00-8:00 PM
Art after 5 Admission includes entrance to the Museum of Art only.
Price: Adult $15 | Child (6-17) $5 | Members are Free
Bayfront Garden Tours
This walking tour led by volunteer guides will introduce you to interesting botanical specimens on the estate while providing a historic overview of the development of the estate. The Ringling Arboretum has been accredited at Level II through ArbNet and there are over 2350 trees within the arboretum representing native, exotic, historical, and culturally significant trees.
Garden Tours are available Saturdays, Sundays, and Mondays and take place entirely outdoors. It is 90 minutes in length and covers approximately 1 mile. We encourage visitors to bring bottled water, and wear appropriate footwear, preferably closed-toe, sunblock, and hats. There will be a maximum of 10 participants per tour. Tours are subject to weather conditions. Please check it at the Visitors Pavilion prior to your tour. Tickets will be availabe 30 days prior to each tour.
$15 / $10 for Members
*Museums for All
Visitors with a SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) or other EBT (Electronic Benefit Transfer) card receive free Museum Admission for up to 4 guests. Simply show your SNAP/WIC/EBT card and a state issued ID at the Admissions counter upon your arrival. Please note: Ca' d'Zan Admission is not included.
The Museum of Art and Bayfront Gardens are free to the public on Mondays. Please note: Regular admission pricing applies to visit the Circus Museum or Ca’ d’Zan; only the Museum of Art and the Bayfront Gardens are accessible without charge.
Reciprocal Museum Membership Program
Members of the North American Reciprocal Museum (NARM) Association or Museum Alliance Reciprocal Program (MARP), Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums (ROAM) or Southern Reciprocal Membership Program (SERM) who present their membership card indicating their affiliation, are entitled to:
► Per named cardholder- complimentary Admission to the Museum of Art and Circus Museum.
► 15% discount in the Museum restaurants and 10% discount in the Museum Stores.
► Note: Admission to Ca’ d’Zan, programs and special events are not included.