Admissions and Tours
Museum Admission includes entry to the Museum of Art and Circus Museum. This Admission does not include entry to the Ca’ d’Zan. When available, 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 offered through-out the day and are 40 minutes long.
- Circus Museum tours are available Monday, Tuesday, and Saturday at 12:00 and 1:00 pm. Tours are 30 minutes long.
♦ 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
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
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.
Please 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
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► 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) Due to the limited availability of this package, advance booking is recommended. Please call 941-358-3180 for tickets.
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.
♦ $40 / Members $10 (Museum Admission is not included) Due to the limited availability of this package, advance booking is recommended. Please call 941-358-3180 for tickets.
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
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.
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 of Museum admission, which includes the Museum of Art and Circus Museum. Please note: Ca' d'Zan is not included and Passes are non-transferrable.
♦ Adults: $35
♦ Child 6-17: $10
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.