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Hours, Admission & Directions

  • Per CDC recommendations, masks are required indoors for everyone regardless of vaccination status.


Krieble Gallery & Griswold House

April through December
Tuesday-Sunday 10am-5pm
Last ticket purchase 4pm

January through March
Tuesday-Sunday 10am-4pm
Last ticket purchase 3pm

The Museum is closed New Year’s Day, Easter Sunday, Memorial Day, July 4, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

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Admission includes access to exhibitions in the Krieble Gallery, the historic Florence Griswold House, and the rest of the Museum’s grounds and facilities.

$10 Adults
$9 Seniors
$8 Students
Free to visitors 12 and under

Please note there is special pricing for Wee Faerie Village, October 1-31

All visitors are responsible for the additional special event admission. During this time, Museum passes, Library passes, 2-for-1 offers, and other discounts apply to the regular admission fee.

$15 Adults
$14 Seniors (62+)
$13 Students
$5 Members* 
Children 12 and under are free

*Supporting and higher level Members are free
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Chadwick Studio & Rafal Landscape Center

April through December

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Café Flo

2021 Season
May 1 to October 31

Café Flo Hours
Tuesday – Sunday 11:30am to 2:30pm

By Reservation Only
(860) 434-5542 x 126

Your party is asked to remain masked until seated.

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By Car: Traveling on I-95 South from Mystic or Rhode Island:
Take EXIT 70; at bottom of exit ramp, turn RIGHT onto Lyme Street. The Museum is the second building on the LEFT

By Car: Traveling on I-95 North from New Haven:
Come over the bridge at the mouth of the Connecticut River. Stay in the RIGHT lane. Take EXIT 70; at the bottom of the exit ramp, turn LEFT at light onto Route 156. Turn RIGHT at second traffic light onto Halls Road. Take Halls Road to the end. At the end, take a LEFT at the light onto Lyme Street. The Museum is the second building on the LEFT. There are brown state highway signs marking the way.

By Car: Coming from Hartford:
Take I-91 South to Route 9 South. Follow Route 9 to the end and get on I-95 going North and follow the directions above. Ample free parking is available.

By Train: From New York
Take Metro-North and connect to Shore Line East in New Haven to Old Saybrook. There is limited bus service from Old Saybrook to Old Lyme using 9 Town Transit. The bus runs Monday through Friday.

By Boat:
If you are cruising the waters of Long Island sound and want to pay a visit to the bucolic town of Old Lyme and it’s renowned museums and art galleries, a short trip up the mouth of the Connecticut river on your portside-lattitude 41.2838-longitude 72.35119-you will see the “Saybrook Point Marina Inn and Spa” A luxurious full service marina with dockspace for all sized vessels-concierge services available including livery service-just a short 5 minute ride over the river to the museum. For more information please call (860) 395-3080. Further up river before the two bridges on your starboard side is “The Old Lyme Dock Co” a small full service marina that will gladly arrange for transportation to the museum – if you enjoy a nice walk, the museum can be reached on foot from this location. For more information please call (860) 434-2267. Beyond the two bridges also on your starboard side is the “Old Lyme Marina” a full service marina within walking distance of the town center and the museum. For additional information please call (860) 434-1272.

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