With an annual slate of approximately 20 exhibitions, talks, and other events each year, the Galleries serve as your gateway to diverse cultural experiences and an enriched understanding of today's most important artistic voices.
Plan your visit
Herron Galleries will be closed for Thanksgiving break from Nov. 22 to Nov. 28, 2021.
Locations and hours
The Galleries at Eskenazi Hall
Monday – Friday,
11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
11 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Saturday, Noon – 5 p.m.
735 W. New York Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Eskenazi Hall and Eskenazi Fine Arts Center are closed on major holidays such as New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
The following protocols are in place in accordance with Indiana University's health and safety guidelines. For more information on campus operations and visitor guidance, go to covid.iu.edu.
- Masks are required indoors on all IU campuses for IU students, employees, and visitors beginning on August 5. Masks are not required outdoors.
- Group visits must be arranged in advance by emailing email@example.com.
Everything else you need to know to organize a visit
Parking is free in the Sports Complex Garage adjacent to Eskenazi Hall or on levels 5 and 6 of the Riverwalk Garage, courtesy of The Great Frame Up Indianapolis, with validation from the Herron galleries.
All galleries are wheelchair accessible. ADA service animals are permitted.
- Food and drinks are not permitted in the galleries.
- Please keep a reasonable distance from all artwork and do not touch any works on display; even a slight touch can damage sensitive surfaces.
- Large bags and other oversized personal items are not permitted but should be checked, free of charge, at the gallery desk.
- Unless otherwise noted, photography in the galleries is allowed for personal, non-commercial use. The use of flash, tripods, selfie sticks, and other equipment is prohibited.
- As a courtesy to other visitors, cell phone conversations should be conducted outside of the galleries.
- Children under the age of 12 should be accompanied by an adult. Strollers are permitted.
- Animals are not permitted, with the exception of ADA service animals.
- Note taking and sketching is allowed, but we ask that only pencils and moderate-sized notepads are used. No easels or paints will be permitted.