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If you’re visiting alone or with a group, you’ll find our tours entertaining and informative.

School Tours

Looking for school tours? Visit our Tours & Workshops page.

Walk-in Tours

Spotlight Tours
1:30 pm, Mon, Wed-Fri
A discussion about art that “spotlights” a topic which speaks to issues of our day.

Collection Highlights
1:15 & 2:30 pm, Sat & Sun
1:30 pm, Mon, Wed-Fri
6:15 & 7:30 pm, Thurs & Fri
Meet at the Info Desk

Junior Jaunts: Stroller Tour
Every third Friday
10:15 to 11 am | Free
Meet by Coat Check


ASL Tours

ASL tours are offered monthly and upon request.
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Adult Tours

The Nelson-Atkins welcomes groups to explore its collections and special exhibitions! Tours are available for adult and college audiences of at least 6 people in a wide range of topics.

Groups of 12 or more must schedule a visit at least 3 weeks in advance. Tours of the collection are free. Tours of the special exhibitions or customized tours requests are available for a fee. Browse the tour options below and click register to schedule a tour!