College of Communications and Fine Arts Art Museum of the University of Memphis

AMUM building view from the Central Lot


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Please note the following parking advise: Parking is free Fridays after 4:00pm and on weekends in the Central Avenue parking lot.The parking garage is two dollars per hour and incurs a fee up to 12 dollars per day.

 once on campus this map will help you find your way around the art departments and museums

How to Find AMUM


Hours & Admission

AMUM is open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. except on University holidays and between temporary exhibitions. For details concerning closing dates, contact AMUM at (901) 678-2224.

Admission is free.


  • AMUM offers guided group tours of the Egyptian and African Collections free of charge. Tours may be scheduled Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Tours last approximately 20 minutes per Collection. To schedule a tour, call AMUM at (901) 678-2224.
  • Because of space limitations, AMUM can accommodate no more than 60 visitors per tour.
  • Tours are appropriate for grades 4 and up.
  • Tours should be booked two weeks prior to the requested tour date.
  • If a tour must be canceled, AMUM should be notified as soon as possible
  • To receive an Educator's Guide to the Egyptian Collection, e-mail the Institute of Egyptian Art and Archaeology
  • Buses must park in the Connolly Parking lot accessible off Poplar Avenue near Deloach street. Bus drivers are encouraged to drop off students and chaperones before parking. Best place to drop off visitors is Central Avenue Parking lot. Bus drivers should note that the lot in which they must park is directly behind the Central lot, but only accessible off of Poplar.

Museum Safety and Preservation Rules

  • Objects and cases should never be touched.
  • No food, beverages or smoking allowed.
  • Briefcases, shopping bags, umbrellas, backpacks, and other bulky items should be checked at the front desk.
  • Photography is prohibited.
  • Notes should be taken with pencils only.

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Hours & Location  

Monday – Saturday, 9 am to 5 pm
 except between temporary exhibits
and on University holidays.
142 CFA Building
Memphis, TN 38152
Phone: (901) 678-2224
Fax: (901) 678-5118


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Egyptian Gallery

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