Laguna Art Museum’s audio tours can be accessed for free through a patron’s smart phone by visiting www.LagunaArtMuseum.com. Don’t have a smart phone? Rent an iPod Touch for free at the museum front desk to hear artists talk about their work, to view videos, and to find out more information about the art featured in the exhibitions.
Guided Group Tours
The museum offers docent-guided tour for groups of ten to sixty visitors. Tours are designed to be interactive, age appropriate, and engaging. Please note that docent-led tours last one hour, however, visitors may continue enjoying the exhibit after the guided tour. Docent tours are by appointment only. The museum recommends that you book your tour two weeks in advance to reserve the date and time that works best for you an your group. If you expect to arrive late for your scheduled tour, please contact the museum front desk at 949.494.8971 x200.
Walk-in Tours with Docents
Walk-in tours led by experienced docents feature highlights from the museum’s current exhibitions. These tours begin at 11:00 a.m. in the museum lobby on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays beginning one week after an exhibition opens. No reservations are necessary, but please notify the tour program coordinator if you are bringing a group of ten or more. Tours are free for museum members and free for non-member with museum admission.
Over 5,000 students visit Laguna Art Museum each year to learn about its diverse collection and exhibitions. Teachers have the option of planning a docent-guided or self-guided museum visit. Many groups bring sack lunches and eat in scenic Heisler Park, just a few steps from the museum. Reservations are required three weeks in advance of your visit.
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Self-guided groups are welcome, but please make a reservation in advance for large groups to ensure accessibility to gallery spaces. Self-guided groups must provide one chaperone for every ten children and are required to stay together at all times. For ideas on preparing your group for museum visits, please contact our Tour Director. Reservations are required one week in advance of your visit.
How to Schedule a Tour
Please fill out the tour application form below, or contact Jennifer Gardiner at 949.494.8971 x221. Please note that the museum is closed on Wednesdays.