Gallery Visit Reservation

The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum exhibition galleries temporarily closed from Monday, April 19 through Friday, June 18, 2021, while we complete prescheduled maintenance. The galleries will reopen on Saturday, June 19, 2021. Reservations are recommended. Walk-ins are welcome, but you may be asked to wait if the museum is at capacity.

The current exhibitions are:

To help keep our community healthy:

  • Reservations are recommended. Walk-ins will be permitted, but you may be asked to wait if the gallery is at capacity when you arrive.
  • Museum hours are limited and subject to change.
  • Masks are required.
  • Social distancing is required.
  • The number of visitors in the galleries is limited.
  • Individual groups must be limited to 6 people or fewer.
  • Please leave large bags at home.

To learn more about Ohio State’s safe and healthy guidelines, click here.


*Please note that the 15-minute duration indicated on the reservation is your entry time only. Once you are in the galleries you are welcome to stay to view all of the exhibits. Most visitors spend one hour. The galleries close at 5:00 pm.*