The world of photography.

All in one place.

Take a look through hundreds of years of history to see how photography has changed over the years. With a visit to IPHF, you’ll see selections from a renowned collection of historic photographic prints and cameras. Then, explore the Hall of Fame Inductees to learn more about the most influential people in the world of photography. To finish off your trip, visit the IPHF gift shop for a curated selection of books, prints and more – open during regular museum hours.

3415 Olive Street,

St. Louis, MO, USA 63103

Wheelchair accessible entrance through Triumph Grill.


Mountains, 1998, Bill Murphy

Tuesday – Saturday

11AM – 5PM

Sunday and Monday


First Fridays

11AM – 9PM

Martin Luther King Jr. Day


Memorial Day


July 4th


Labor Day




Christmas Eve and Christmas Day


New Year's Eve and New Year's Day


Additional hours by appointment.

IPHF is Closed Until Further Notice. 

In response to rapidly evolving COVID-19-related concerns—and to prioritize the health and safety of our visitors and staff—we are closing the museum and postponing the Opening for Masterworks: Highlights from the IPHF Collections.

We will continuously monitor the situation and respond accordingly. For updates, please follow us on social media or visit our website.

IPHF’s Galleries are closed during lectures and workshops.




$5 (with ID)



Children 6-12




Under 5


IPHF Member


*Price may vary dependent on exhibition

Grand Center First Fridays: Free on the first Friday of every month

$2 off general admission with valid Triumph Grill receipt.


From weddings and cocktail hours to corporate events and meetings, you can rent IPHF for private events throughout the year. With 6,000 square feet of accessible space, IPHF offers a flexible event space perfect for every special occasion. Contact us today to learn more about hosting your event.

Rent the space

On your next visit, walk around and explore the neighborhood. The Grand Center area of St. Louis is a cultural hub, filled with internationally recognized theaters, museums, art galleries and other performance centers. Then enjoy food and drinks at some of the highest-rated restaurants in the country – all within a few blocks of IPHF. If you’re visiting from out of town, contact Hotel Ignacio for special discounts.

Learn more about Grand Center.