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The Rubin Center will be closed to the general public from Monday, June 20th – Thursday, August 25th as we undergo a strategic planning process and building maintenance. Follow us on social media to learn about student-led summer programming for youth taking place in July and August. And plan to join us on Thursday, August 25th from 5-7:30pm for the opening of our fall exhibitions. 


 Monday - Friday 10 am to 5 pm and by appointment.

Walk-ins are always welcome during normal business hours, though we encourage groups of more than 10 to make an advance reservation.   If you would like to visit outside of posted hours both groups and individuals can be made by emailing We encourage you to do this at least one week in advance, we will accommodate requests based on staff availability.


Current Visitor Protocol

  • Gallery staff will limit the total number of visitors in the building based on current social distancing guidelines. If the building is at capacity, you may be asked to wait outside until other visitors leave.
  • Unvaccinated visitors are encouraged to wear masks.
  • Hand sanitizing stations will be available throughout the building, in addition to hand washing supplies in bathroom area.
  • All common surfaces will be sanitized regularly on a pre-determined schedule.
  • If you are sick, please stay home.
  • We will regularly monitor changing health conditions and update this protocol regularly according to most recent guidelines provided by the CDC and The University of Texas at El Paso.




Rubin Center for the Visual Arts
The University of Texas at El Paso
500 W. University Ave.
El Paso, TX 79968
Phone: (915) 747 - 6151
Fax: (915) 747 - 6067