Hours & Admission

NOTE: All film screenings and public programs at BAMPFA have been canceled through March 29.  The BAMPFA Store and Art Lab will be closed through March 29. Our art galleries and Film Library will remain open until further notice. Learn more


 GalleriesBabette cafe
Sunday11 AM to 7 PM11 AM to 7 PM
Wednesday11 AM to 7 PM9 AM to 7 PM
Thursday11 AM to 7 PM9 AM to 7 PM
Friday11 AM to 7 PM9 AM to 7 PM
Saturday11 AM to 7 PM11 AM to 7 PM

Check the calendar for any holiday closures.



  • $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.

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 two hours 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.