The BSM is open 363 days a year: closed only on Christmas Day and Good Friday.

Admission to the BSM is always free for Friends of the BSM.  For more information on how to join click here.

Special pricing may be in effect for programs and events.  For what’s happening at the BSM, don’t forget to check out our Calendar of Events.

A pdf of our current general brochure can be found here and our program of events brochure can be found here.




Museum Hours:
Monday: 10 am 5 pm
Tuesday: 10 am 5 pm
Wednesday:+++ 10 am 5 pm
Thursday: 10 am 8 pm
Friday: 10 am 5 pm
Saturday: 10 am 5 pm
Sunday: 12 pm 5 pm


Advance tickets to the Bata Shoe Museum can now be purchased online through TripAdvisor!  Click here to buy your ticket today.
Special tickets are not required for “Manolo Blahnik: The Art of Shoes”.  The exhibition is included in the museum’s general admission ticket.




General Admission:
Individual: $ 14
Senior: $ 12
Student (with ID): $ 8
Children ages 5-17 (inclusive):+++ $ 5
Children under 0-4: FREE


Family Packages:
Family Package 1: $ 24
(1 adult and up to 4 children under 18)
Family Package 2: $ 35
(2 adults and up to 4 children under 18)


Members of the Friends of the BSM Program: Always FREE
Thursday evenings from 5-8pm are PayWhatYouCan with a suggested donation of $5.  Sponsored by Bruce Etherington and Associates. 

The Bata Shoe Museum is wheelchair accessible. Patrons who visit with an attendant pay regular admission but attendant may accompany them for free.

*Please note that different pricing may be in effect during March Break and other special events
*Please note that coupons, free passes and 2-for-1 passes are not applicable during special ticketed programs and events, including March Break week.