Hofstra University

Museum of Art

Advances knowledge and understanding through experiences with authentic works of art

Programs

The Hofstra University Museum of Art offers programs for students, educators, families, and the community, connecting visitors with art in new and educational ways.

Collection

The collection contains more than 5,000 works of art and cultural artifacts, dating from 1500 BCE to the 21st century, representing six continents, plus seventy sculptures that can be found displayed across Hofstra’s campus.

Education

Through dynamic educational programs and services, visitors to the Museum are invited to make meaningful connections with art that enrich their understanding of themselves and the diverse world community in which they live.

Visiting

Though temporarily closed, the museum normally welcomes visitors to its galleries Tuesday through Sunday during the school year and is closed on weekends in the summer.

About the Museum

Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, the Hofstra University Museum of Art initiates and facilitates rich and varied cultural and artistic explorations in an atmosphere that promotes the open exchange of ideas.

Learn More

Learn about our Diversity Awareness Initiatives.

Contact the Museum

The Museum

Hofstra University Museum of Art
112 Hofstra University
Hempstead, New York 11549

Telephone: 516-463-5672
Fax: 516-463-4743

Contact the Director

Karen T. Albert
Office: 040 Memorial Hall
Phone: 516-463-7449
Fax: 516-463-4743
E-Mail

The Hofstra University Museum of Art gratefully acknowledges the support of the following:

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NY State of Opportunity - Council on the arts
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National Endowment for the Arts