Plan your visit today to experience the museum’s six galleries, historic farm lane, Hurst Planetarium, & collection of outdoor sculptures.

Don’t miss our upcoming events! Immerse yourself in Art, History, & Science during one of Ella’s latest events – there’s something for everyone.

Join our community of art and history lovers. Ella members enjoy free unlimited entry to all exhibits with access to exclusive events, discounts, and more!

Please be our hero in 2020 and support Ella Sharp Museum!

Despite 2020’s challenges, we at the Ella Sharp Museum are committed to bringing you, our community, exciting exhibits and engaging programming throughout the year. We invite you to be an Ella Hero today by giving to our Ella’s Heroes campaign in 2020. Let’s work together to make it count! Every dollar counts, now more than ever.


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Museums For All

The Ella Sharp Museum is an active member of the Museums For All program. Through Museums for All, those receiving food assistance (SNAP benefits) can gain free admission to the Ella Sharp Museum. Museums for All helps expand access to museums and also raise public awareness about how museums in the U.S. are reaching their entire communities. More than 500 institutions participate in the initiative, including art museums, children’s museums, science centers, botanical gardens, zoos, history museums, and more. Participating museums are located nationwide, representing 48 states.

Museum Pass

NEW! ELLA SHARP MUSEUM PASS now available through the Jackson District Library.

RULES This pass allows for up to three adults and all children younger than 18 from one household to access the Ella Sharp Museum galleries and house tours free of charge. Patrons are allowed to check out a pass for one week from Jackson District Library, without renewals. Return this pass to the Jackson District Library.