Exhibition Facilities and Hours
When visiting the Museum masks are optional. Proof of vaccination/ID is required for events. Visitors to the David Filderman Gallery will be required to come to the Emily Lowe Gallery first to show proof of vaccination/ID and obtain a guest pass. RSVPs are required for all on-campus events. These requirements are subject to change as public health conditions evolve. View campus protocols.
EMILY LOWE GALLERY
Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus
DAVID FILDERMAN GALLERY
Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library, Ninth floor, South Campus
HOURS: Tuesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon-4 p.m.
SUMMER HOURS (mid-May - Labor Day): Tuesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Closed Weekends
Galleries are closed on major holidays during Hofstra University recesses, and during exhibition installations.
Take Meadowbrook Parkway to exit M4 West (Nassau Coliseum, Hempstead Turnpike West). Continue West on Hempstead Turnpike for six traffic lights. Make a U-turn at the sixth light (Oak Street light) and then take the next right into the University parking lot. Continue to the first stop sign. The Hofstra University Museum of Art (Emily Lowe Gallery) will be on your left.
Head East on Hempstead Turnpike. Go under the first pedestrian bridge and pass the light (Oak Street). Take the next right into the University parking lot. Continue to the first top sign. The Hofstra University Museum of Art (Emily Lowe Gallery) will be on your left.
Take the Long Island Railroad (LIRR) from Penn Station to Hempstead (last stop on that line). Take taxi to Emily Lowe Gallery, Hofstra University Museum of Art, Hofstra University. The Hofstra Courtesy Shuttle meets most trains and can drop you at the campus. Click here to view the Hofstra Shuttle Schedule and times of operation.
Nassau Inter-County Express (NICE) provides public bus service serving Hempstead, Hofstra University, Nassau University Medical Center, Levittown, Farmingdale, Melville, Sunrise Mall, Babylon, via Hempstead Turnpike.
View the N70/71/72 Schedule here.
The Museum has designated parking spaces for off-campus guests directly outside the Emily Lowe Gallery.
During weekdays, visitors to the Museum can also park near Hofstra USA on North Campus and take a University shuttle bus to the Adams Hall stop.
On weekends, parking is available on South Campus immediately outside the Emily Lowe Gallery.
Walking Directions from Emily Lowe Gallery to David Filderman Gallery:
Exit through the main entrance of the Emily Lowe Gallery and make a right onto the walkway. Cross diagonally through Memorial Quad toward the Joan and Donald E. Axinn Library. Walk approximately 50 yards and use the entrance ramp for the Axinn Library. Once inside the building, enter the library on your left and take the elevator to the David Filderman Gallery on the ninth floor. Click here for a map that illustrates this route.