Racine Art Museum

America's largest contemporary craft collection; offers a unique museum store.

441 Main Street
Racine, WI • 53403
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Hours of Operation

Wed.-Sat. Noon–4 p.m.; Sun.-Tue. Closed

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The Racine Art Museum holds the largest and most significant contemporary craft collection in North America, with more than 10,000 objects from nationally and internationally recognized artists. There's always something new to see at RAM with 15-20 art exhibitions offered each year. The museum's mission is to elevate the stature of craft to fine arts by presenting ceramics, fibers, glass, metals, polymer, and wood alongside paintings and sculptures.

The museum plays a vital role in arts education through RAM's Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, where it offers community outreach programs, studio art classes, and workshops––both in-person and virtually online––taught by regionally and nationally known artists.

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Things You'll Find:

  1. In 1938, Jennie E. Wustum bequeaths her home, 13 acres of grounds, and a fund to the City of Racine to create an art museum in memory of her husband, Charles.
  2. By 1941, The Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts (Wustum) opens. In 2016, RAM’s Wustum Museum celebrates its 75th Anniversary.
  3. In 2000, more than $10 million is raised to endow and remodel the donated 50,000 square foot M & I Bank building in the heart of downtown Racine to become future home of the Racine Art Museum.
  4. The RAM facility includes exhibition galleries, a sculpture courtyard, a Museum Store, an Art Library and research center, art storage and preparation areas, as well as administrative offices.

Onsite Amenities
& Features

  • ADA Compliant
  • WiFi Available
  • WiFi Available (Complimentary)


  • Miles to Airport: 20.00
  • Price Range: $

Rooms Available

Room Name ReceptionTheaterBanquetClassroom
RAM First Floor Exterior Courtyard ----
RAM First Floor Lobby 70-50-
RAM Second Floor Library --40-
RAM Third Floor Meeting Room 60-40-
Wustum Classroom 1 75-50-
Wustum Classroom 2 75-50-
Wustum Classroom 3 50-35-
Wustum Gardens and Grounds 100---