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

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

We’re the same 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.

If you arrive at the museum in a group larger than five (5) people, please split into smaller groups of five (5) people or less in order to navigate exhibits safely and maintain physical distancing throughout the building.

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

Apr. 24

Reconnect: 2021 Virtual Spring Gala

Saturday, April 24
7:00 PM–7:00 PM

Join us for a virtual night of celebration to raise funds in support of the Burke and our community.

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May. 12

Wayfinding in the Pasifika

Wednesday, May 12
12:00 PM–12:00 PM

Join Samoan storyteller, Kiana Fuega, to learn about the amazing technologies used in Oceania cultures to navigate vast bodies of water.

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Family visiting the Burke

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