When is the Museum open?+
Visits to the museum are by appointment only, Tuesday through Saturday, except public holidays. Tours reservations are available from 10am to 5pm.
Where is the Museum located?+
We are located at 2729 W. Griffith Way, 93705 Fresno, California USA.
Is there public transportation available and how do I get there?+
You can take the public transport number 41, which will take you to N. Marks Ave. From there go down till W. Sussex Way, and continue your way until you reach N Cheryl Ave, then go till W. Griffith way crossing, and there you are!
Where can I park my car?+
There is no public parking on the museum property itself. However, you may park on the street - either directly in front of or across the street from the museum.
What are the entrance costs for the Museum?+
Entry to the museum is free of charge for everyone.
Are tickets required to enter the Museum?+
Yes, you must make a reservation before your visit (please, note that you should do so at least 12 hours before your desired visit time).
Attention: After you have registered, you will receive a confirmation email, which you should either print and bring with you or show on your phone at the entrance.
Can I make a group reservation?+
Yes, you can make a reservation for a group. However, please note that no more than eight people are allowed per tour.
What age range is the Museum suitable for?+
There is no age restriction for the museum. William Saroyan is a world renown writer, and his works are interesting to both children and adults. The Museum is interactive, with innovative features. At the hologram exhibit, you can get a glimpse of Saroyan's character; and in the main exhibition room, see exclusive pictures, and videos. We also have a Research Room that will be available to students and scholars, with access to our online data base.
Is there a shop at the Museum?+
Samples of our souvenirs will be displayed at the Museum, and can be purchased online at our Amazon shop, or through the website.
Are events held at the Museum?+
The museum will host various events both at public venues and the museum. To stay informed of our events, please follow our Social Media pages - Facebook, Instagram, Linkedin, etc.
Are there tours available at the Museum?+
Yes, we offer tours at the Museum. It is an optional paid service. You may choose to use guide services when making a reservation. Fees must be paid online in advance.
How can I use the Museum Archive?+
The archive is available at the museum to students and researchers, with the advance permission of the administrator. You should maintain all copyrights as specified in Terms and Conditions.
Can I bring my pet with me?+
We do love your pets, however, pets are prohibited unless a service animal specifically trained to aid a person with a disability.