Visitor Guide

To ensure the safety not only of the artwork on display, but the safety of others, BMoA has strict rules for Gallery behavior.

  • Please do not touch the artwork. As a courtesy, please remain 18 inches away from the artwork at all times.

  • Food and drinks may not be carried into the gallery space.

  • Backpacks and large bags are not allowed in the galleries.  Please check in your belongings with the Front Desk Assistant.

  • BMoA welcomes guests to take photos for personal use unless otherwise noted. Please do not take flash photos. Share photos of your visit on Facebook and Instagram

    • BMoA does allow professional photography, for permission and further information, please call or email at

  • Smoking is not allowed in the museum.

  • Free Wi-Fi is available to guests, look for bmoa_guest on your personal wireless device.

  • For tours, visit

  • Accessibility, visit

  • BMoA does not appraise works of art. BMoA does not endorse or is affiliated with any appraisers. If you are looking for an appraisal for insurance or sales purposes, we suggest the following as a starting point:

    • National Institute of Appraisers

    • American Society of Appraisers

    • Appraisers Association of America

  • If you have additional questions, please contact the museum during opening hours by phone (661) 323-7219 or email us at