Discover Your Museum.

At Auburn's art museum, we believe art changes lives.


12-Hour Teen Takeover!

See what they create May 26-27 and May 31-June 5. Thanks to J&M Bookstore for support.


Auburn's Entertainment Alternative

Enjoy live music and an evening menu by Ursula's Catering on Thursdays from 5 to 8 pm


Because This is Auburn

Museum Joins in Auburn University's Comprehensive Campaign


Museum Programs

Through the presentation of compelling exhibitions and programs to our diverse audiences, we foster the transformative power of art. With more than 200 programs and events and over 30,000 visitors annually, Jule Collins Smith Museum is one of the leading art museums in the state.

Shop & Dine

Enjoy JCSM’s amenities in a beautiful setting! Select handcrafted and out of the ordinary gifts from the Museum Shop. The Museum Café serves lunch from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM Tuesday through Friday with an evening menu on Thursdays 5 to 8 PM.

Take a Tour

Exploring the galleries with a docent, our specially trained guides, is all about casual dialogue that includes a wealth of relevant information based on the interests of the group. You can schedule tours for small groups in advance, get more information.

Facility Rental

Our refined interior spaces and elegant gardens may be arranged to host a variety of events, meetings, seminars, wedding ceremonies and receptions, rehearsal dinners, anniversaries, graduations, birthdays, and recitals.

Major Gifts

Giving to Auburn

JCSM is a charitable nonprofit organization committed to lifelong learning and community enrichment. By giving to Auburn’s art museum, you are investing in our future and allowing us to achieve our mission of changing lives through the transformative power of art. Over 80% of our total annual fundraising goal is focused on major gifts to underwrite exhibitions and programs, endow our grounds and facility, and build collections. Regardless of what method of giving you choose, all gifts to JCSM are tax-deductible as allowed by law.

For more information on how you can strengthen Auburn University through support for programs and exhibits at JCSM, call 334-844-1675.

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2016 JCSM Teen Takeove II 085

12-hour “Takeover” in less than a minute

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On Monday, May 23, 2016 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m., 18 students in grades eight through 12 produced artwork for "Teen Takeover." Watch 12 hours of work edited down to...
16th station : Yui 1831 - 1834

AU Student Writing Competition Winner: Bailey Griffin

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310 Miles in 55 Steps: Along the Eastern Road: Hiroshige’s Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido by Bailey Griffin Last fall in the Harbert Gallery of the Jule Collins Smith Museum...

"Art has enriched my life. I joined because I wanted to support a museum that gives Auburn University students and faculty, as well as the community, an opportunity for discovering how art can enrich the lives of all."

Margaret Craig-Schmidt, sustaining member