Visitor Information

The MSU Museum will be temporarily closed through January 31, 2022, as the University continues to evaluate the safety of our campus and community in response to COVID-19.

Museum collections will remain available for researchers by appointment. Please e-mail to schedule an appointment.

For additional information about COVID-19 and the precautionary measures we are taking at Michigan State University, visit the Together We Will website.



Register to visit

Admission is free, but registration is required. Register in person at the Museum's Welcome Center (on the ground floor) or before you go by clicking below!



Admission is free


Closed through January 31, 2022

The Michigan State University Museum is located on West Circle Drive, immediately east of Beaumont Tower and just north of the Main Library. Capital Area Transportation Authority (CATA) buses stop within short walking distance of the museum.

Campus address

MSU Museum
409 W. Circle Drive
East Lansing, MI 48824


There is limited metered parking in front of the MSU Museum. In addition, on the weekends there is limited free parking available in designated faculty/staff parking spots -- see marked signs.

Additional visitor parking: Grand River Avenue Parking Ramp No. 6
The ramp, located at the corner of Grand River Ave. and Charles St., is located just one block from the MSU Museum and is convenient to downtown East Lansing shops, galleries and restaurants. It has more than 150 metered spaces on the basement floor and first level for campus visitors. The ramp is accessible from both on-campus via East Circle Drive and off-campus, from Grand River Avenue.

Museum Map

Three floors of exhibits are waiting for you to explore! Download an MSU Museum map.


Museum accessibility information is available here. If you require any special assistance, please call the MSU Museum at (517) 355-2370 two weeks before your visit.

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