Hours & Admission

We are pleased to welcome you back to the BAMPFA galleries. Please note our new hours, below, and review our new safety protocols before your visit.

Hours of Operation

Wednesday 11 AM–7 PM
Thursday 11 AM–7 PM
Friday 11 AM–7 PM
Saturday 11 AM–7 PM
Sunday 11 AM–7 PM
Monday and Tuesday Closed



Walk-up admission is now available, or purchase advance tickets online.

Advance Tickets

Gallery Admission

  • $14 General admission
  • $12 non-UC Berkeley students, disabled, 65+
  • FREE BAMPFA members; UC Berkeley students, faculty, staff; 18 & under; one adult per child 13 & under; and artists in the BAMPFA collection/MATRIX

Gallery admission includes access to scheduled tours, lectures, readings, and other programs unless otherwise noted.

Free First Thursdays: Galleries free for all on the first Thursday of each month.

Our visitor policies have been updated to reflect new safety measures. Please review them before arriving at BAMPFA.

Plan Your Visit

Barbro Osher Theater

  • $14 General admission—includes same-day gallery admission
  • $5 UC Berkeley students
  • $8 BAMPFA members
  • $10 Discount admission—UC Berkeley faculty & staff, Non-UC Berkeley students, disabled, 65+, 18 & under; and artists in the BAMPFA collection/MATRIX
    • $2 to add same-day gallery admission with discount film ticket
  • $6 Additional same-day feature

Film tickets available online until one hour before showtime and at the BAMPFA admissions desk. Special pricing is noted in individual film and program descriptions. Group sales are available in advance for ten or more tickets to a single film screening—please call (510) 642-1412.

See available films

Streaming Films
You may also enjoy recent streaming releases selected by our curators in your own home. When you rent a screening through our website, you're supporting both filmmakers and BAMPFA during an especially challenging time for independent cinema. Rental prices vary, and have a multiday viewing window.

Browse Streaming Films