Stanley Museum of Art construction has changed available parking

There is no longer parking available just west of Gibson Square and south of the Main Library due to the construction of the Stanley Museum of Art on that site.

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Campus parking for the Main Library
Downtown Iowa City parking

Main Library Gallery
University of Iowa Libraries – Main Library
125 W. Washington Street
Iowa City, IA 52242

Staff Contact
Sara J. Pinkham
Exhibition and Engagement Coordinator
Main Library Gallery

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to visit the Main Library Gallery. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to visit or participate in a program, please contact Sara J. Pinkham in advance at 319-467-1805 or via email at We look forward to welcoming you!

Main Library Gallery Open Hours

Monday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Tuesday: 9:00am – 8:00pm
Wednesday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Thursday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Friday: 9:00am – 6:00pm
Saturday: 1:00pm – 5:00pm
Sunday: 1:00pm – 5:00pm

Because the Main Library Gallery is an active learning space on campus, classes occasionally meet here to learn about our exhibitions or UI Libraries collections. Visitors are still welcome to enter and view the current exhibit during classroom activities. Thank you for understanding! Contact Sara Pinkham, exhibition and engagement coordinator, with any questions.

Please visit for the latest campus updates about COVID-19.

Instructors wishing to schedule a class visit are encouraged to contact the Gallery via the form below.

Important: For class visits, please make your request approximately 1 week in advance of your preferred visit date.

Please use this form to request a class visit, to request information about the objects on display, or for any general inquiries:
For class visit requests, please include the number of students expected to attend and the course number.

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