Adult & Group Tours
Explore our permanent collection or a special exhibition on a guided group tour led by one of our friendly and experienced Museum Docent Guides, or on your own with a self-guided group tour. These tours are for adult groups with at least 10 people, last about one hour, and can be tailored to meet the interests and needs of your group. Guided tours must be scheduled at least three weeks in advance. Tours are free with Museum admission.
Daily Public Guided Tours
Subject to docent availability
Wednesday – Sunday 2:00 pm
With museum admission, docent-led tours of the Permanent Collection or begin daily at 2 pm for all visitors. Whenever possible, docent strive tailor these tours to the interests of that day’s group.
Highlights of the Collection
This tour of Villa Philbrook and the Museum’s permanent collection includes examples of Italian Renaissance and Baroque painting and sculpture, 19th and 20th century European and American paintings, African art and Native American art. Philbrook docents use special touring methods, designed to engage everyone on the tour.
Philbrook Downtown Tours
Tours of Philbrook Downtown can be scheduled to include highlights of the collection, special exhibitions, or designed around special interests.
Philbrook Gardens Tour
Tour the gardens as a Philbrook gallery. Explore the history of the gardens, learn how landscape architects designed the gardens using principles from English, French and Italian cultures, and discover how artistic principals guide the planting process.