The Spencer Museum’s collection of more than 45,000 objects, vibrant exhibitions, and international artist-in-residence program offer a variety of engaging art experiences.
IARI Integrated Arts Research Initiative
The Spencer Museum’s diverse collection, knowledgeable staff, and instructional spaces support research and education for all audiences.
The Spencer Museum offers two floors of galleries and educational spaces. We are open six days a week and admission is free.
The Spencer Museum offers a variety of programs and events to engage and inspire visitors of all ages and interests through visual art.
Supporting the Spencer Museum means contributing to high-quality exhibitions and programs and sustaining a world-class collection for all ages to enjoy.
Located on the University of Kansas campus, the Spencer Museum of Art is a vibrant cultural center that sparks curiosity, inspires creativity, and creates connections among people through art.
Empire of Things explores the relationships among objects, the people who make them, and the people who collect and display them.