Beginning May 2, 2021, the IMAS has expanded their hours for visitors. The new hours will include Wednesday and Sunday afternoons. Visitors to the museum can enjoy the splendor of exhibits including “The World of Frida” featuring work by both national and international artists inspired by the late Frida Kahlo, “Spectrum Dynamic”, “Mexican and Latin American Folk Art”, and upcoming photography exhibit “Stillness” by Carlos Limas which will open on May 8.
The community is invited to visit the IMAS Wednesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2-5 p.m. and on Sundays from 1-5 p.m. The museum is closed for cleaning from 1-2 p.m. Wednesday through Saturday for the safety of visitors and staff. Wednesday mornings from 10:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. continue to be sensory-friendly for our visitors.
The International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS) is open to visitors with a safe, limited capacity for safe social distancing. Masks are required for all visitors (2+) and staff. Visitors may plan ahead for their visit by reserving tickets in advance at theimasonline.org for a particular time.
Art galleries, MPU BioZone, the sculpture garden, Museum Shop, and courtyard are all open to visitors at this time. High-touch spaces remain closed for the health and safety of our visitors. These include Seed to Table, View Space and Water Journey.
The International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS) is fully accredited by the American Alliance of Museums and is an Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution. The mission of the International Museum of Art & Science is to promote a deeper appreciation of the arts and sciences through its exhibitions, cultural events, and educational programs; and to preserve, expand, and display its permanent art and science collections. The museum is located at the intersection of Bicentennial Way and Nolana Avenue at 1900 W. Nolana in McAllen, Texas. Modified hours of operation are 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. on Sundays; Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. are reserved for visitors with sensory sensitivities. Current admission is $1 (ages 4 & up). Please check our website www.theimasonline.org or call (956) 681-2800 for more information.