TODAY‘S HOURS: 10a to 4p

Admission & Hours

WOW! Who knew that this little gem was here!
A free museum that I would pay to visit any day of the week!
– Alisonbee, Hendersonville, North Carolina (TripAdvisor)


Free…every day for everyone!

Admission to our exhibitions is free every day, thanks to the generosity of Art Museum visitors, members and sponsors, including Newman’s Own Foundation, the City of Myrtle Beach and the South Carolina Arts Commission. Your donation when you visit will help continue this open-door policy for all.

Talks, events and classes may require reservations and fees.

Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.

The Art Museum is closed on major holidays. Please check our calendar »

The Art Museum will be closed Sunday, April 1, 2018 and will reopen on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.


Myrtle Beach’s Franklin G. Burroughs-Simeon B. Chapin Art Museum strives to be one of the finest visual arts museums in the Carolinas. With 11 galleries that change throughout the year, Myrtle Beach’s only art museum offers exhibitions featuring paintings, textiles, sculpture, photography, video, ceramics, assemblage, collage and more. A visit to the Art Museum’s exhibitions can be enhanced by its lively programming, including artist receptions, tours, lectures, workshops and classes for both adults and children.