Albert Herter, Portrait of
Bessie 1892, oil on canvas. High Museum of Art,
Wednesday & Thursday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Friday, 10 a.m.–9 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Located in Detroit's University Cultural Center just north of downtown
near the I-75/I-94 interchange. Click here
for detailed directions. Parking is available at the underground
lot located on the DIA's SW corner at Woodward at Farnsworth, or
behind the DIA in the John R St. lot.
Please use the Woodward entrance. The DIA is wheelchair
accessible at the north entrance (Kirby St.).
The exhibition audio tour is free with
admission, and features both an adult and youth version. The adult
version explores Whistler's relationships with and influence on
the other artists in the exhibition and is recommended for high
school age and older. Younger children learn about Whistler in a
specially designed tour narrated by "Whistler's Mother."
Wednesday–Friday, 11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Friday Only, 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
CaféDIA features specialty food stations for soups and breads, salads, deli sandwiches, hot entrees, grilled meat and fish, pizza and desserts.
Individual service and group lunches (minimum of 20 people) are
available. Please call 313.833.1857 for group lunch reservations.
Whistler's Coffee Stop
Located in Kresge Court
Wednesday–Friday, 10 a.m.–3 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Serving Starbuck's coffee, tea, hot chocolate, bottled water, bottled
juice, muffins, breads, cookies, brownies, and lemon bars.
The coffee bar is closed on Friday evenings.
Wednesday–Friday, 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
Friday, 10 a.m.–9:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m.–5:30 p.m.
A Whistler exhibition shop is located at the end of
DIA members receive 10% off purchases at the museum
and exhibition shop.
The DIA is wheelchair accessible at the north entrance (Kirby
Only collapsible umbrella-style strollers are allowed in the exhibition
For more information please contact Visitor Services at 313.833.7940.
For information on visiting Detroit, including hotel packages, call
the Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau: 1.800.DETROIT
(1.800.338.7648) or go to www.visitdetroit.com.
Please note that NO photography is permitted in the exhibition.