Directions and Parking


The Columbia Museum of Art is located on the corner of Main and Hampton Streets in the City Center of Downtown Columbia.


Columbia Museum of Art
1515 Main Street, Columbia, SC 29201

Nearby Parking

On Street Parking

Metered parking is available on all of the surrounding streets, and is free on Saturdays and Sundays. Parking meters accept coins, parking tokens, and Smart Cards. Parking tokens and Smart Cards are available for purchase at the museum admissions desk.

CMA Garage (City Center Garage)

Located at 1227 Taylor Street, this garage features a beautified pedestrian path to Main Street. Parking is free on Saturdays and Sundays.
For information on other area parking, including garages, visit the City of Columbia’s parking website.

Renovations are Underway, But the CMA is Open

The CMA is undergoing extensive renovations to provide more galleries, more studios, more spaces for programs, and a new entrance on Main Street. Your museum will remain open throughout the entire process with a full schedule of exhibitions and programs. So please come and visit! Find the most up-to-date information here. Have more questions? Give us a call at 803-799-2810.