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Rothko Chapel Reopening

Thursday, September 24, 2020
at 11:00 AM to 4:00 PM on Saturday, October 31, 2020

welcome back to the rothko chapel

After a year and a half, the Rothko Chapel is now open to the public. The Rothko Chapel and new Suzanne Deal Booth Welcome House are operating on a limited schedule: Wednesday through Sunday, 10am to 6pm

Learn more about the Rothko Chapel and Welcome House on our visitor information page.

begin your journey

Admission to the Chapel will be managed by free, timed-tickets. 

  • Advance ticket reservations are required for entry
  • Timed entry sessions allow a 30 minute visit to the Chapel
    • The first and last session of the day allow a longer, 45 minute visit
  • Each visitor may reserve up to 5 tickets per timed entry session
  • Tickets only grant entry to the Rothko Chapel and are not valid for the Menil Collection
  • Walk up visitors will be able to reserve tickets via their phones if tickets are available

Upon arrival, visitors will check in at the Welcome House located across the street from the Chapel at 1410 Sul Ross.

- reserve your ticket -

your safety is our priority

We recognize that each of us plays a critical role in creating a safe and healthy environment. While preparing for our reopening, we have created the following guidelines and practices based on recommendations by the CDC, local, and state governments that will help to ensure the health and safety of our visitors, staff, and volunteers. While visiting, please abide by the following guidelines:

  • timed-tickets will be required for admission to the Chapel
  • masks required for all visitors over the age of 10
  • maintain social distancing of 6 feet inside Chapel buildings and on the grounds
  • minimize contact points - only pick up items you intend to purchase or keep
  • high-touch surfaces will be regularly sanitized
  • credit card transactions only in the Chapel Shop
  • storage for personal belongings is currently unavailable

Learn more on our health and safety page.

event location

  • 3900 Yupon Street

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