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Located in Overture Center for the Arts, the James Watrous Gallery is free and open to the public. 

Until further notice, please be prepared to show proof of vaccination or a recent negative test to enter the building (PCR within 72 hours; antigen within 24 hours). Masks are required in the building at all times. Visit for details.


3rd Floor
Overture Center for the Arts
201 State Street
Madison, WI 53703
608-733-6633 x25


Thursday-Saturday 12-6:00 pm and Sunday 12-5:00 pm. We are also open by appointment or chance, and are happy to arrange group tours. Just email or call to arrange a tour or a visit outside regular hours.

Unfortunately, we must close the gallery to install each new exhibit. Please call or check the Current Exhibition page to be sure of the exhibit dates. The gallery is also closed on Easter Sunday, July 4th, Thanksgiving, December 24-25, and December 31-January 1. 

Directions and Parking

The Watrous Gallery is located on the third floor of Overture Center for the Arts. For directions and parking information, please visit the Overture Center website.


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Wisconsin Academy Offices 
1922 University Avenue
Madison, Wisconsin 53726
Phone: 608.733.6633


James Watrous Gallery of the Wisconsin Academy of Sciences, Arts & Letters
3rd Floor, Overture Center for the Arts
201 State Street
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: 608.733.6633 x25