The Burke Museum is open!

Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum
Photo: Rachel Ormiston/Burke Museum

We're open and we can't wait to see you again!

We’re the same (new!) museum you know and love, with some important updates that put your safety first.

View our Welcome Back Guidelines

Masks are required for all visitors except children under the age of two (2).

Pre-purchased, timed tickets are required for all visitors—including Burke members, UW card holders, and children age three (3) and under—to maintain physical distancing and manage capacity in the museum.

No on-site ticketing will be available. You can arrive at any time during the hour of your reserved time slot.


When would you like to visit? Please select a date from the calendar.

Entry Time

Museum hours are 10 AM – 5 PM Tuesday–Sunday. The BUY TICKETS button will appear once you select your desired entry time.

How does timed ticketing work?

Ticket Prices

All prices include tax.

  • Adult
  • Senior (62+)
  • Student (non-UW)
  • Youth (Ages 4–17)
  • Youth (3 and under)
  • UW student, faculty, staff & retirees (w/ Husky Card)
  • Members

This Day

Nov. 1

Fossil Costume Contest

Sunday, November 1
10:00 AM–10:00 AM

Celebrate National Fossil Day with us!

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Nov. 19

#BurkeFromHome Trivia Night

Thursday, November 19
8:00 PM–10:00 PM

Burke Trivia is back, right when you need it!

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Family visiting the Burke

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A membership pays for itself in only 3 visits!

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