Speed Art Museum
2035 South Third Street
Louisville, Kentucky 40208


Wednesday – Saturday:
10 am – 5 pm
Sunday: 12 pm – 5 pm
Closed Monday & Tuesday

The Speed Art Museum will be closed Thursday, November 23 for Thanksgiving Day.


Adults: $12
Kids Age 4 – 17: $8
Kids Age 3 & Under: Free
Senior Citizens: $8
Military Personnel: $8

View a map of the Speed. 


FREE for Members
$5 for non-members in addition to general admission

Purchase your single-visit admission tickets in person at the Speed Art Museum. Or, purchase a Speed membership online today and enjoy free membership and other perks throughout the year! See answers to some of our FAQs.


Thanks to a generous contribution from Brown-Forman, anyone can visit the Speed for free on Sundays through March 2021. The free Sunday admission is named in honor of the late Owsley Brown II.


Learn more about different tours the Speed has to offer.


View a list of Speed Art Museum frequently asked questions.



Visit the Museum Store for an unparalleled shopping experience. Located just inside the main entrance, no admission fee is required for Store entry.


The Speed’s café, Wiltshire At The Speed, offers local and seasonally changing brunch and lunch menus, as well as a coffee bar and à la carte items.

Directions + Parking


From I-65, take exit 133 toward U.S 60/Eastern Parkway. Turn left onto Warnock Street, then turn left onto Arthur Street. Turn right onto Eastern Parkway, then turn right onto South Third Street. The Speed Art Museum and parking garage will be on your right.

On September 10 and 11, consider taking alternate routes to avoid the I-65 south closures. Find out more.


Hourly parking is available in the parking garage adjacent to the Speed on South Third Street. On-street metered parking is also available. Operating hours for meters are Monday – Saturday, 7 am to 6 pm Parking at metered spaces is free after 6 pm and all day Sunday.

Public Transit

The Speed is accessible by TARC, Louisville’s public bus system. Routes 2 (Second Street) and 94 (Cardinal Shuttle) will stop at the Speed, while Routes 4 (Fourth Street) and 29 (Eastern Parkway) stop within blocks of the museum.

Visit to plan your trip. Each TARC bus can accommodate two bicycles, and bike racks are available at the Speed’s Third Street entrance.