NiMARE can be installed from pip. To install the latest official release:

pip install nimare

If you want to use the most up-to-date version, you can install from the main branch:

pip install git+

NiMARE requires Python >=3.8 and a number of packages. For a complete list, please see nimare/setup.cfg.


We only support Python versions that are part of the Python release cycle (i.e., 3.8, 3.9, 3.10, and 3.11). For more information, see Python Supported Versions.

What Next?

For an overview of what you can do with NiMARE see NiMARE Documentation.

To get right to using NiMARE see the documentation on the command line interface.

If you have questions, or need help with using NiMARE, check out NeuroStars.