Hofstra University Museum help

The Hofstra University Museum, the only American Alliance of Museums accredited university museum on Long Island, has a permanent collection that is one of the most valuable university collections in the New York metropolitan area. The Museum’s permanent collection contains more than 5,000 objects spanning 3,500 years of human history and representing 6 continents. The collection includes major works of art by American and European modern era artists in painting, sculpture, photography, prints and other works on paper, along with Asian, Oceanic, African and Pre-Columbian art.

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Hofstra University Museum 112 Hofstra University Hempstead, NY 11549



Visitor Information

Hofstra University Museum Hempstead Turnpike Hempstead, NY 11549

Tuesday - Friday, 11am-4pm; Saturday - Sunday, Noon-4pm Summer Hours (May 17 - September 6, 2016): Tuesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Admission to the Hofstra University Museum is free.


 Wheelchair access


 Public programmes

 Membership club