Planning Your Visit


Admission is always free, including ArtWalk and Family Fun Saturdays.

Please check our current and upcoming events schedule before planning your trip.

Book your School Tour

Hour-long guided school tours with instructed art activity are offered on Tuesday and Thursday mornings for elementary grades during exhibitions.

Contact Sujata Shahane, Education and Programming Director, at to schedule a school tour for your class.

Directions & Hours

The National Center for
Children's Illustrated Literature
102 Cedar Street
Abilene, TX 79601
  • Monday closed
  • Tues - Sat 10am - 4pm
  • Sunday closed