The Burke Museum is temporarily closed

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

Temporary Closure Notice

Based on directions from the State of Washington and King County health officials, the Burke Museum is closed until it is safe to reopen. As a public gathering space, this is a preventative action to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus and ensure the safety of our community, visitors, staff and volunteers.

If you have questions or pre-purchased tickets, contact, 206.543.7907 to reschedule.

Admission tickets are not available for purchase during the temporary museum closure.


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.

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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

Jan. 21

#BurkeFromHome Trivia Night

Thursday, January 21
8:00 PM–10:00 PM

Burke Trivia is back, right when you need it!

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Feb. 12

Cruisin' to Alaska: Ray Troll's Studio & Dino Draw-along

Friday, February 12
5:30 PM–6:30 PM

Travel virtually to Ketchikan, Alaska and meet Ray Troll, the artist behind our new exhibit Cruisin’ the Fossil Coastline!

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Feb. 18

#BurkeFromHome Trivia Night

Thursday, February 18
8:00 PM–10:00 PM

Join us online for Burke Trivia special Valentine's Edition!

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