1. K-State home
  2. »Beach Museum of Art

Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

Art in Motion SmartifyUbiquitous mural bannerTwo by Two: Animal PairsWaylande Gregory: Art Deco Ceramics and the Atomic ImpulseInside Out

Museum hours

Tues Wed Fri 10 - 5
Thurs 10 - 8 
Sat 11 - 4 

Closed Sun, Mon & holidays

Free admission
Free parking

Office hours

Mon-Fri: 8 - 5 

Beach Museum of Art
Kansas State University
701 Beach Lane,
Manhattan, KS 66506
(14th & Anderson Ave.)


The museum is closed to the public until further notice. Please e-mail the appropriate staff member with any business, questions or concerns. Staff emails and roles can be found under “About” on this homepage.

Explore the art virtually for research or personal enjoyment in this time of social distancing. Click here for a wide variety of virtual tools developed for adults, children & families to enjoy art from the museum’s collection.

Stay connected! Click here to join the museum's e-news list.

Just launched! 

Two by Two: Animal Pairs exhibition promotional image

Think ANEW

The Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art celebrates regional art and brings art and artists from around the world to the heart of Kansas. The museum’s collection continues to focus on the art of Kansas and the region.

We present encounters with art as opportunities for exploring human experience. Visit the galleries and make discoveries that matter to you!

Give to K-State

Please consider donating to the Beach Museum of Art. 

Prairie Studies Initiative