Update Fall 2022:

All visitors are required to register in the Davis lobby, show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination, and masks are recommended while in the galleries.

Campus community members visiting the museum are required to follow Wellesley College Covid-19 era protocols. Please review current safety guidelines prior to your visit.

In addition, everyone is welcome to attend our upcoming Virtual Events and visit us online for new digital content, available on our website at, on our Virtual Platform, and through our social media platforms by searching #DavisAtADistance. Please call 781.283.2051 for more information and updates.

Hours of operation
Special Exhibition and Permanent Collection Gallery Access:
Tuesday through Friday, 11:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday, Noon to 4:00pm

Entry Requirements
All visitors to the Davis will need to register and show proof of vaccination upon arrival to the museum. Registration is available on iPads in the Davis lobby, and the front desk will verify your vaccination status. Visitors are asked to comply with Keeping Wellesley Healthy guidelines, masking is recommended. If you feel sick, have a fever, are experiencing symptoms related to COVID-19, or have had possible exposure to COVID-19, please do not visit the museum. 

Resources for Faculty: Class Visits 
Visit hours (Monday through Friday, 9:00am - 4:45pm) 



106 Central Street, Wellesley, MA 02481
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Please note that this address will lead you to campus, please follow the below parking directions when you've reached campus. 

Directions By Car

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Once on campus, please follow the directions for parking.


Parking is free and available in the Visitor Parking facility located directly off of the Route 135/Central Street entrance to the College (see map below).

To access the gated parking garage, press the call button on the intercom and inform the security officer that you are visiting the Davis Museum. Visitors will be able to enter and exit the parking facility free of charge. 

Parking for visitors with disabilities is located in the parking lot directly behind the museum and can be best reached from the Route 135/Central Street entrance to the College.

To reach the museum from Visitor Parking

Upon exiting the parking garage, walk towards the Wang Campus Center and follow the main road through campus past the Wang Campus Center via the sidewalk. The Davis Museum is located on your right (see map below). The entrance can be found by turning right, before reaching the Davis Museum parking lot, and ascending the short flight of stairs on your left.


Directions By Public Transportation

The Davis Museum is about a twenty-minute walk from the Wellesley Square stop on the MBTA Worcester/Framingham Commuter Rail line. This train can be boarded in Boston at South Station and Back Bay Station or at any other station along its route. (see walking map below)

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Click here for MBTA maps and schedules.


Sponsors: Generous Support provided by Massachusetts Cultural Council