Skip to main content


Since its founding in 1901, the Toledo Museum of Art has earned a global reputation for the quality of its collections, innovative and extensive education programs and architecturally significant campus. Thanks to the benevolence of its founders, as well as the continued support of its members, TMA remains a privately endowed, non-profit institution and opens its collection to the public, free of charge. The Museum seeks to become the model art museum in the country, leading the way in genuinely and creatively engaging its communities and fostering a sense of belonging for all its audiences.

TMA provides a comprehensive summary of all of its activities to the public every year.
TMA is led by an executive management team overseen by the Museum's Board of Directors.
The Toledo Museum of Art’s member magazine is published three times per year.

Toledo Museum of Art Mission, Vision, and Values

Through our collection and programs, we strive to integrate art into the lives of people.

The Toledo Museum of Art will become the model art museum in the United States for its commitment to quality and its culture of belonging.

Diversity: Diverse ideas emerge from a diverse team and engage diverse audiences.

Community: We exist to serve our community with and through the highest quality art.

Innovation: We seek to innovate for our community and for our field.

Trust: We steward our collection in the public trust and must guard the confidence placed in us.

Transition to Active Community Outreach and Engagement

Broaden the Narrative of History

Become an Employer of Choice

Create a Platform for Operational Excellence

Inside the Workings of Toledo Museum of Art...

The Latest from TMA

Snowy campus photo of the museum.

Toledo Museum of Art announced new members to its Board of Directors

Jan. 23, 2023

Libbey CEO and Tellurian senior vice president appointed
Artwork by Jacob Lawrence

Toledo Museum of Art Presents Jacob Lawrence’s Nigeria Series in Summer Exhibition

Jan. 19, 2023

Works by international artists of the Mbari Artists and Writers Club featured in the exhibition
Adero Kauffmann-Okoko, Kress Interpretive Fellow

Toledo Museum of Art names Adero Kauffmann-Okoko as Kress Interpretive Fellow

Jan. 3, 2023

With the support of a grant from the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, the Toledo Museum of Art (TMA) has named Adero Kauffmann-Okoko as a Kress Interpretive Fellow.