Hours and location

Regular admission to the JMM is free.

Planetarium shows and live animal demonstrations are given upon request, just ask the museum host.


The Joseph Moore Museum is adjacent to Dennis Hall on the Earlham College Campus. Parking is available behind Dennis Hall and in front of the nearby Admissions Building. Click here for a campus map. You can also use our GPS coordinates: N 39° 49′ 26.46”, W84° 54′ 42.53”.

Public Transportation

Rose View Transit’s bus from State Hospital to Earlham College (Route 5) stops on College Avenue every hour on the half-hour. Bus fare is $1.75 for adults, $1.50 for students, senior citizens (60+) and disabled passengers, and children under five ride free. Follow the signs on the Earlham campus to the museum.

For more information on bus routes and schedules, visit Rose View Transit’s City Page.

Museum hours
Monday1 – 5 p.m.
Wednesday1 – 5 p.m.
Friday1 – 5 p.m.
Saturday1 – 5 p.m.
Sunday1 – 5 p.m.

Holiday Closures

We are open most holidays, with the exception of New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, the Saturday of Earlham’s commencement (Saturday May 11, 2024), July 4th, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.