The Cornell Art Museum strives to show nationally and internationally recognized, contemporary artists who create innovative and provocative works of art. Inquisitive visitors enjoy intriguing pieces of artwork while discovering new artists and styles. The Museum exposes the greater Delray Beach and South Florida communities to artwork that is culturally relevant and exciting, hoping to foster creativity and inspire imagination. Museum shows typically begin with a theme and blossom into dynamic group exhibitions that excite visitors from all backgrounds.
Hours and Admission
Beginning June 1, the Cornell Art Museum will observe Summer Hours:
Thursday, Friday and Saturday: 10am to 5pm
Sunday: 1pm to 5pm
Closed Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Admission: $8 General; $5 Seniors 65+ and Students with ID
Free for Old School Square Members, Children under 12 and Veterans.
Rob Steele, President and CEO of Old School Square, explains, “The Cornell Art Museum is undergoing dramatic interior renovations and will, in all-likelihood, erupt into the SoFlo art scene as a ‘not to miss’ destination asset. Great care has been taken with this renovation project to assure that the timeless charm of this historic schoolhouse melds with the function of a unique art museum. We are confident the result will speak volumes without words.” The renovation has been made possible through the generous support of Mrs. Margaret Blume, who said, “I want to enhance the use of this historic school house for the display and enjoyment of art. With the Cornell Museum, less is more. It’s a little gem that is perfect for a short, but lovely, cultural experience in the heart of Delray Beach.”
The Museum Store
Our newly renovated store is THE place in Delray Beach to find a unique collection of art gifts! Hand selected works from over 50 of the most vibrant community artists are elegantly displayed in the new space. Visit our store to experience the best in handcrafted jewelry, glass, wood, leather and one-of-a-kind artful pieces for your home.