209 E 500 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84111

Welcome to The Leonardo

Please browse the information and sections below to help you plan a fun, enjoyable visit to The Leonardo. We can’t wait to see you!

Hours & Location
  • The Leonardo is open Wednesday – Friday from 10am – 7pm and Saturday – Sunday from 12pm – 7pm.
  • We are located in Downtown Salt Lake City at 209 East 500 South
COVID-19 Precautions

The Leonardo is actively taking steps to reduce the spread of COVID-19. To read about our mask policy and other measures in place, click here.

General Admission vs. Art Through Experience
  • General Admission includes access to all exhibits & activities on the first and second floor, except Art Through Experience. General admission tickets can be purchased in-person at the admission desk.
  • Art Through Experience tickets include a general admission ticket + access to Art Through Experience during your scheduled ticket time. Art Through experience tickets can be purchased online (here) or in-person.

Membership is the best way to support The Leonardo while also getting incredible discounts on all the activities we have to offer. Learn more about our membership options here.

Program Calendar

Check out our program calendar to see whats happening on the day you plan to visit. Our programs are designed to include selections for family, youth, adult, and all-ages audiences. Don’t forget to read the details of a program that may interest you as space may be limited.

Current Exhibits

Some of our exhibits are “permanent” and some are “traveling” but there is always something new to see. The permanent exhibits are regularly refreshed with new and exciting content to keep things fun and interesting. Check out the exhibits that are currently active here.

Membership Options

Membership at The Leonardo provides incredible member perks, such as discounts on all programs, at The Salt Bistro and Leo Shop, plus priority access to general admission and discounts on traveling exhibitions. Learn more about our membership options here.

COVID-19 Safety Precautions


  • Masks  are optional at The Leonardo except for on Wednesday from 12-3pm during which time they will be required for all members, guests, and staff.
  • We invite high-risk individuals and families to schedule their visit on Wednesday from 12-3 during the time masks are required.
  • All Leonardo staff members are required to wear a mask during high risk hours.
  • Please do not visit The Leonardo if you are feeling unwell or experiencing any symptoms of illness.

Other Measures

  • Please maintain a physical distance of six feet between yourself and other visitors and/or between household groups.
  • The Leonardo has a spacious facility that allows guests to spread out.
  • The Leonardo facility is well ventilated with regularly replaced filters across three floors.
  • The Leonardo has reduced its hourly capacity and ticket sales to ensure adequate space for social distancing.

Museum Policies

Children under the age of 16

All children under 16 years old must be accompanied by an adult, age 18 or older.

Outside food and beverages

Outside food and beverages are not  permitted in the Museum. Some food and drink options from the Salt Bistro may be allowed in certain areas of the museum. No food and drink is allowed in the IDEA Space (i.e Art Through Experience). 

Photo Policy

By entering this public facility you are agreeing to let The Leonardo and all news media organizations use your photograph and/or likeness for any news or promotional purpose. No compensation will be given for the use of the photographs taken at The Leonardo. Patrons may take photos inside The Leonardo, in certain exhibits, on a case-by-case basis. 

Read more about our photo policy here: https://theleonardo.org/photo-policy/

Weapons Policy

As posted at the entrances to the Museum, for the safety of our guests, no weapons (including concealed or open carry) are allowed in the Museum. The Museum is committed to maintaining a safe and secure environment. This policy is a proactive step towards reducing risks associated with intentional or accidental use of weapons regardless of whether a federal or state license to possess the same has been issued to the possessor. Anyone possessing a weapon or dangerous object of any kind will be asked to remove it from the premises immediately. The only exceptions to this policy are law enforcement.

Refund Policy

Online ticket sale refunds can only be offered if the guest cannot attend the event, and requests the refund no later than 72 hours before the time of the event. Tickets can also be rescheduled if the request is made no later than 72 hours prior to the event date. However, ticket availability for alternate dates is not guaranteed and is subject to a first come, first serve basis. All refund and rescheduling requests must be submitted in writing no later than 72 hours prior to the event date/time. Submit a request to The Leonardo here.

    • Tickets will not be replaced or refunded if stolen, or unused. Lost tickets can be reprinted once if unused and with an order number, confirmation email or photo ID of the original purchaser.  Refund Policy:
    • In the event of a showing cancelation all ticket purchases will be refunded.