The Winter 2021 exhibitions are open to the LU campus community by appointment only.


Click here to request a day and time to view the exhibitions:

Monday – Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday: Closed


The Galleries are generally open during the LU academic year and in the summer months. Please check the Current Exhibitions page for open dates. 


The Wriston Art Galleries are free and open to the public.
Please contact the Galleries staff at or 920-832-6890 with any questions about your visit.



Lawrence University campus is located just east of downtown Appleton. The Wriston Art Center is south of the Mudd Library, southwest of College Avenue at the intersection of E. Alton and Lawe Streets.

From Hwy 41 go to EXIT 125 College Avenue
Turn east onto College Avenue.
Stay on College Avenue for approximately 4 miles through downtown Appleton until you reach the campus.
Turn right onto Lawe Street and the Wriston Art Center will be on your right, just past the turnaround. 


Visitor parking is located in the lot on the corner of College Avenue and Meade Street or along Alton Street.

Accessibility Statement

The Wriston Art Galleries are committed to access for all people and will make every effort to provide appropriate accommodations. Please contact the Galleries' staff to arrange accommodations. Wheelchair access is located at the north entrance of the building. See the Campus Parking Map for accessible parking options.