Facilities - The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

Treviso Restaurant:
Old Italy awaits you at the Ringling’s new restaurant Treviso! – Conveniently located in the new Visitors Pavilion, Treviso! treats diners to fine Italian fare like lobster farfalle and Venetian-style shrimp and polenta.

The elegant restaurant is named for the Italian province in which Asolo is located. Asolo, Italy and the Ringling Museum have a special connection. The Ringling’s 18th-century beloved historic theater, fully restored and opening in the Visitors Pavilion this summer, came to Sarasota from this hillside town.

Treviso! Lunch hours are 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Sunday. Dinner hours are 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday (Dinner Nights open continuous 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.) Patrons have the option of dining inside or on a patio overlooking Ringling’s pristine grounds and the new Tibbals Learning Center.

For reservations call: 941-360-7390

Accessibility:
Limited parking is available on the south side of the Museum of Art, or across the street from the Museum in the parking lot of the FSU/Asolo Center for the Performing Arts.

Wheelchairs are offered at no charge at the Museum of Art, Circus Museum and Càd'Zan mansion, based on availability.

Cà d'Zan mansion has limited accessibility. To access the mansion, guests must be able to transfer easily from a regular wheelchair to a more narrow wheelchair, which is utilized to accommodate the historic doorways. For those attending a Private Places Tour the guest must be able to ascend and descend several flights of stairs.No electric wheelchairs may be used inside the mansion.

The Museum of Art and Circus Museum are barrier free.

Handicapped accessible restrooms are available at Càd'Zan and Museum of Art. When visiting the Circus Museum, please use the accessible restroom at the Banyan Cafe.

For additional information, please contact 941.359.5700 x5702.

Security:
Campus grounds and buildings are patrolled 24 hours a day.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Backpacks are not permitted inside any venue. All bags are subject to inspection.

No coolers permitted in buildings. No food or beverage permitted in venues.

No flash photography is permitted.

No umbrellas are permitted, and can be checked at security in the Lobby of the Museum of Art.

Safety Guidelines:
Children are to be accompanied at all times ~ be sure that an adult is the stroller "driver".

There is ongoing construction all around the grounds, so please stay on paved surfaces. But be careful ~ due to the historic nature of materials, surfaces may be uneven.

Florida = Humidity = Slippery Surfaces ~ Especially Marble!

Please wear proper footwear ~ flip flops are not recommended.

No wading or swimming in the fountains, ponds or bay.

Did you know that in the mansion, there are 89 steps from the first floor all the way up to the Belvedere Tower?

Grand Staircase to 2nd floor - 26 steps
2nd floor to 3rd floor - 21 steps
3rd floor to 4th floor ~ 21 steps
4th floor to Belvedere Tower ~ 21 steps

No climbing on the statues/works of art.

Please don't touch the Banyan trees, especially the roots.

Watch for insects and critters ~ and never feed them!

Come prepared for a variety of weather conditions.

Be sure to drink plenty of fluids and don't skip a meal!

Wearing sunscreen is highly recommended.

Large or bulky items, such as backpacks, present a hazard to our historic furnishings and collections. Please leave them in the car or be prepared to check them with security.

In case of emergency ONLY, please call the Museum Security office at 941.359.5722.






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