Hours & Admission


We look forward to your visit to the Ward Museum.  Here are some things to know before you arrive:


909 South Schumaker Drive 
Salisbury, Maryland 21804


Free parking lot

Galleries & Treetops Hours of Operation

Regular hours:

Wednesday – Friday: 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Monday and Tuesday: CLOSED

In response to the need for physical distancing during the pandemic the Museum also offers special hours for seniors and vulnerable populations:

Special Hours: 9 –11 a.m. on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays

Help us slow the spread of COVID-19 by adhering to the following:

   – All visitors and staff are required to wear masks covering their mouths and noses while inside. Masks are required outside on the grounds when social distancing is not possible. 

  –  All visitors and staff are required to stop at the health screening station at the front entrance of the Museum before entering the galleries, Treetops Gifts, or other areas inside the Museum.

   – All visitors and staff are encouraged to maintain a distance of at least six feet (two meters) from others. 

  –  Please follow the arrows when enjoying the galleries.  Click here for a printable map of the galleries. 

Ward Museum Map

Gallery Admission Fee

$7 Adult
$5 Senior
$3 Child and College Student with ID
Free to Ward Museum members and Salisbury University students, faculty, and staff with ID
Free to veterans and active military with ID
Free to members of the North American Reciprocal Museums with ID
Show your AAA Mid-Atlantic card for a discount on admission

Group tours are currently unavailable due to physical distancing recommendations during the pandemic.

The Museum is closed on the following holidays:

Christmas Day
New Year’s Day

Call for additional modified holiday hours.

In the case of inclement weather, the Museum follows Salisbury University’s closings which are listed on the Salisbury University home page.

Grounds & Other Amenities

Nature Trail, Observation Deck, Fishing Pier access available Dawn to Dusk
Restrooms and refreshments located inside the Museum


Looking for a place to stay while visiting, check out our Accommodations page or Wicomico County Tourism. To find and compare hotels in Salisbury check Hotels Combined.

Take advantage of a special admission rate when you redeem this Coupon

Print or show this coupon at the admission desk to receive your discounted admission.