Take a Tour

Tacoma Art Museum offers four types of tours to accommodate your specific needs.

Audio Tours

Several audio tours, including the Chihuly Walking Tour throughout downtown Tacoma, are accessible on your phone via the STQRY app.

Public Tours

Want to take a tour at the museum with one of our knowledgeable docents? Please check with the front desk (253-272-4258) for docent availability.

Adult Group Tours

Guided and self-guided tours are available by reservation for groups and must be reserved a minimum of 3 weeks in advance. Tours last about 45 minutes. Museum docents (tour guides) are specifically trained to provide an enriching and in-depth exploration of the exhibitions and the museum.

PreK-12 School Tours

Teachers and students are invited to explore Tacoma Art Museum on either a guided or self-guided tour. Tours are designed for PreK-12 students and corresponding curriculum and handbooks are available online for free. We ask that school tours be scheduled at least three weeks in advance.

Docent Program

Would you like to share your passion for art with others? Join our docent program.