General Policies

The Syracuse University Art Museum is committed to creating an environment that fosters inclusion and belonging. Please join us in ensuring that every visitor, and objects and artists on view,  feels welcomed and respected.

  • Nonflash photography is permitted for personal use, except where noted. Flash photography, video, and tripods are not permitted for visitors.  For more details on our Photography Policy, including information for the press and media, please visit this page.
  • All food, drink / water bottles,  backpacks, large bags, and umbrellas must be left in the coat room at the front entrance of the museum. Small lockers are available for free use All bags are subject to inspection.
  • Please refrain from touching the art unless you are asked to engage with it.
  • Pens, markers, paint, colored pencils, charcoal, ink and pastels are not permitted. Graphite pencils are available at the admissions desk, and we encourage you to sketch if you are inspired!
  • These policies are subject to change or reevaluation. We encourage you to check back here before your visit.