Docent guided and self-guided tours are available to pre-scheduled adult and school groups. Tours encompass the three floors of exhibitions, including the Dale Chihuly glass collection as well as highlights from the permanent collection and current special exhibition. Three weeks advance notice is preferred.
The Museum offers docent or self-guided tours of special exhibitions and the permanent collection, including Illuminations: Rediscovering the Art of Dale Chihuly. Discounted admission is available to groups of 15 or more.
Tours are offered Tuesday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.– 3:00 p.m. and on Thursday evenings and Saturdays by special arrangement. Three weeks advance notice is requested for docent-guided tours.
- $7.00/adult, $6.50 for seniors 62+ (for groups of 15 or more)
- Complimentary escort admission
Additional options for group tours include:
Special Cafe Group Menu
Savor the fine cuisine! Whether your group needs a quick meal or has time to relax in a casual, urban atmosphere, our Museum Cafe is a great choice. Enjoy a specially prepared menu with preset menu options, a boxed lunch, or dine in the Museum Cafe – it’s your choice!
Afternoon Tea: Satisfy your group with fine teas, coffees, tarts, and freshly baked scones, available by reservation only, Tuesday – Thursday, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
To arrange a group tour or receive further information, call (405) 236-3100, ext. 286, or e-mail email@example.com.
The Museum offers docent or self-guided tours of special exhibitions and the permanent collection, including Illuminations: Rediscovering the Art of Dale Chihuly.
Admission fees for school tours are $3.00 per student for groups of 15 or more. Two adult chaperones are required for each group of 15 students and are given free admission. Additional adults are charged the $3.00 student rate.
Field Trip Sponsorships
Through the generosity of the Inasmuch Foundation and Chase Bank, N.A., the Museum offers a limited number of field trip sponsorships each year. Recipients receive reimbursement for transportation costs and free admission to the Museum. Applications are accepted during the tour reservation process. Funding will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Eligible recipients include private and public schools, pre-k through high school, and community groups serving school-age children.
Tour Reservation Information
- Tours are available year round.
- Tours are offered on the hour, Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. (The Museum is closed on Mondays.)
- Three weeks minimum notice is required for a docent-guided tour.
- Tours are limited to 60 students per hour.
- Please make one payment for the entire group. We accept cash, checks, credit cards, and purchase orders.
- Chaperones and teachers must stay with their groups during the entire tour.
- Museum staff hours for inquiries are 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday – Friday.
To arrange a tour or to receive further information, please contact the education administrative assistant, at (405) 236-3100 or 1 (800) 579-9278, ext. 213, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
After we have scheduled your tour, an E-mail confirmation will be sent to you. This will include Museum information, a tour checklist, downtown parking map, and a link to our teacher resource materials. Please be sure to provide a working E-mail address when making your reservation and read over all sent material carefully.
One week before your tour, a reminder will be sent via E-mail to confirm the date, time, and the number in your group. Please notify us as soon as possible if you have any changes to your reservation. *Note the time of your tour reservation marks the beginning of your entire visit.