Taylor Scholars Program

Taylor Family Free Day is Saturday, May 22nd!

Taylor Scholars and Educators are invited to Taylor Family Free Day at NOMA, a celebration of scholars’ achievements featuring free admission and special discounts at the museum. Visit the galleries, stop by the Taylor Scholars table, and enjoy the following perks:

  • a 10% discount in the NOMA Shop and a free gift with purchase
  • a complimentary beverage at Café NOMA

Taylor Scholars are welcome to bring up to four guests along for their visit. Sign in at the Admission desk upon arrival or click here to reserve tickets onlineClick here to learn more and prepare for your visit! 


If you’re coming for Taylor Family Free Day…. stick around for Teen Day in the Garden! TOGETHER MMXXI: Teen Day in the Garden is an afternoon of art-making, wellness activities, and socially-distanced togetherness designed and hosted by the NOMA Teen Art Council.

Please visit noma.org/teen-day to review Covid-19 safety measures and register for the event. Walk-ins are welcome. 

For Taylor Scholars:

Congratulations, Taylor Scholars! Thank you for being a part of the NOMA community. Follow the new @noma_teens account on Instagram for the latest information on NOMA teen programs and events!


About the Taylor/NOMA Scholars Program:

The New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) is proud to collaborate with the Patrick F. Taylor Foundation to honor Taylor Scholars! The Taylor Scholars Program provides NOMA, one of the region’s predominant arts institutions, the chance to honor and recognize students for their exceptional academic achievements.

Qualifications for students in grades 6-12: Students earning a 2.5 GPA or above during the school year will receive a one-year membership to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and the New Orleans Museum of Art from their school at the end of the school year.


  • Unlimited FREE admission for one year for one student and two parents/guardians at all times the facilities are open to the public.
    • Note that admission to NOMA is free for all youth 19 and under
  • 10% off selected items in the Museum Shop.
  • Taylor Scholars Day family events & offerings