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Q: How long does it take to go through the museum? 

A: It is a self-guided museum, so time spent can vary. We do suggest at least an hour for your visit. 


Q: Where can I park? 

A: Parking is available in downtown Ocean Springs. Visitors may also park behind the museum off of Joseph Street next to the Ocean Springs Police Substation. 


Q: Can I bring my dog? 

A: The museum does not allow pets inside the building. Only authorized service animals are allowed inside. 


Q: Is the museum "kid-friendly"?

A: Yes! Walter Anderson's artwork is fun and engaging for all ages! We even have an art room where kids ages 0-100 are encouraged to explore art making. 

Q: Is the Museum wheelchair accessible?

A: Yes! The museum is on a single floor and all entries are wheelchair accessible. 

Q: What are your hours of operation?
A: WAMA hours are Monday-Saturday 10-5PM and closed on Sundays. We do have special events that extend outside regular hours. Please check out our EVENTS page for details. 

Q: Does the artwork change?
A: Yes! We have multiple new and exciting exhibitions throughout the year. Click Exhibitions to see whats on view. 

Q: Can I book a tour?

A: Yes! You can check out the details and book a tour by filling out a tour form here. Book a Tour

Q: Are there restaurants nearby?

A: Yes! Downtown Ocean Springs has numerous restaurants and shops in walking distance of the museum. 

Q: How do I get to the museum?

A: Here is a google maps link to help you find us! Find Walter Anderson Museum of Art!

Q: Need an appraisal?
A: Please visit the American Society of Appraisers website for an appraiser that will fit your needs:  

If you have any questions not listed on this page please email:


Walter Inglis Anderson

C. 1960

Waltercolor on Paper

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Purchase

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