Museum Admission: $10 Adults  

$8 Children, Military, Seniors 65+

$15 2-Day Admission

Members Always Free  

Ways to Save

The Sangre de Cristo Arts Center and Buell Children’s Museum offer visitors many options for discounted admission and membership. If you have any questions about these discounts, please contact (719) 295-7200.  Please note: Proof of discount must be presented at the time of purchase. No refunds will be issued for discounts requested after Admission. 

Type of Discount Details Required for Discount

"Pay As You Can" Days

 In order to ensure that every child and family can visit, we offer Pay As You Can basic admission* four times a year.  Admission fees are waived all day! Visitors on this day are asked to please consider making a donation of admission - at any level - when visiting the Museum. Community Days in 2019 are Sunday, February 10, Sunday, June 16, Sunday, August 11, and Sunday, December 15 from 12 - 4 pm.


First Friday Artwalks

Free First Friday Art Walks in 2019 are February 1, March 1, April 5, May 3, September 6, October 4, November 1, and December 6. The Sangre de Cristo Arts Center takes a three-month summer break from First Friday Art Walks in order to host its anniversary gala and Festival Fridays.


Library Passes

Pueblo City-County Libraries have passes available for check-out during the months of June - September.  The passes allow admission for 2 adults and 4 children and may be checked out for one week at a time. 

Library pass

Military Discount

Save $5 off any membership level

Blue Star Museum discount: As a Blue Star Museum, the Arts Center offers free admission to the nation’s active-duty military and their families Armed Forces Day, May 18 through Labor Day.

A valid Active Military ID or Dependent ID

Senior 65+ Discount

$2 off adult admission

Valid ID or Driver's License with photo

Teacher Discount

Save $5 off an individual membership level

A valid work ID, union card, or paystub AND a photo ID

Student Discount

Save $5 off an individual membership level

A current student ID

Last Hour Discount

Visitors entering the Museum during the last hour the Museum is open receive half price admission.  



  • Adults: $10
  • Children (3-16): $8
  • 2-day pass: $15
  • Children (Under 24 months): FREE
  • Members: FREE

*Basic admission includes entrance to the Buell Children’s Museum and Helen T. White Galleries.  Admission to special exhibits may have an extra fee.