Plan Your Visit
You belong here
Hi, we’re the Momentary. A decommissioned cheese factory turned contemporary art space for visual and performing arts, culinary experiences, festivals, artists-in-residence, and more.
Located in downtown Bentonville, Arkansas, satellite to Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Momentary is the perfect hang-out. From exploring the galleries and outdoor artworks, to catching a performance, to enjoying a savory bite or refreshing drink, there’s something for everyone to discover. General admission is free.
Ready to visit?
The Momentary lobby and galleries are open Tuesday through Thursday and Sunday, 10am to 6pm, Friday, and Saturday, 10am to 8pm. The Momentary is closed on Mondays, Thanksgiving, and Christmas Day.
The Momentary Green is open daily. Tavares Strachan’s You Belong Here is illuminated nightly, starting at dusk.
Check out the food + drink webpage for the most up-to-date hours of those offerings.
Entrance & Parking
The main entrance is located at the south side of the building, just beyond the Arvest Bank Courtyard, closest to the main parking lot. Complimentary parking is located in our main parking lot off E St., just south of our building. Additional free parking is available in our garage, accessible via 8th St. Parking is subject to an additional cost during events.
Rideshare (Uber/Lyft) pick-up and drop-off location can be found along E Street.
Guest Services/Box Office
Located at the main entrance, the Box Office is your resource for tickets, schedules, program details, and any other information you need. Got additional questions? Contact BoxOffice@theMomentary.org or (479) 367-7500.
Call the Inclement Weather line to check on any cancellations: (479) 657-2488.
See & Do (Indoors)
Discover contemporary art in the Galleries
The Galleries are your visual arts playground. These large, open spaces feature art and exhibitions that change throughout the year, plus unexpected happenings. Check our exhibitions and art projects you can expect to see during your visit.
Catch a performance or event
Check our calendar and make plans to catch a performance or event in one of our state-of-the-art performance spaces, such as the RØDE House or Fermentation Hall.
Enjoy food and drink offerings
Get your caffeine fix at Onyx Coffee Lab or head up to the Tower Bar for handcrafted cocktails. Learn more about our food and drink offerings.
Shop the Momentary Shop
Your one-stop shop for original Momentary merch, prints by featured artists, and other cool gifts you won’t find anywhere else.
See & Do (Outdoors)
Enjoy the Momentary Green
So much room for activities! This spacious outdoor area is ideal for picnics, social gatherings, music festivals, and more art exploration. Park your bike and join in the fun.
Admire outdoor art
You’ll find even more art around the building – all you have to do is look! Check our Exhibitions page to learn more about art and projects you can expect to see during your visit.