• Babette

    Hang out above Center Street. The new cafe features great views and extended hours. 

  • 1 kid + 1 adult =$0

    Admission to the galleries is free for kids 18 & under plus one adult. So bring your child, grandchild, niece, nephew, or neighbor to explore the new BAMPFA!

  • Photo: Iwan Baan. Courtesy of Diller Scofidio + Renfro and EHDD.

    A New Home

    Our new building designed by Diller Scofidio + Renfro merges old and new to provide a dynamic setting for BAMPFA programs. Learn more about the design.

  • Art Lab

    Creative, hands-on art projects for all ages with a focus on drawing, collage, prints, and books. Drop-in hours are Thursdays and Fridays from 6 to 9 PM and Saturdays and Sundays 11 AM to 9 PM.

  • Photo: Iwan Baan. Courtesy Diller Scofidio + Renfro and EHDD.

    Night & Day

    With our extended gallery hours—Wednesday to Sunday, 11AM to 9PM—you can experience BAMPFA night and day.

  • Getting Here

    It's easy to get to BAMPFA's new location in dowtown Berkeley. One block from BART and along bus lines & bike routes.


Wednesday–Sunday, 11 AM–9 PM





BAMPFA members; UC Berkeley students, faculty, staff, retirees; 18 & under


Non-UC Berkeley students, 65+, disabled persons


General admission

Galleries free first Thursday of each month


Cal Student Film Pass holders


BAMPFA members, UC Berkeley students


UC Berkeley faculty, staff, retirees; non-UC Berkeley students, 65+, 18 & under, disabled persons


General admission

Free same-day gallery admission for film ticket holders

Additional feature: $5

Exceptions noted in program descriptions


BAMPFA is wheelchair accessible. A wheelchair is available for visitor use at the admissions desk in the Center Street lobby. The Barbro Osher Theater includes wheelchair spaces with companion seating. More >


We offer guided visits and tours for school, college, and other groups of over ten people. Learn more >

Visitor Policies

Review our policies before your visit.

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