Public Tours

Individuals, or groups of 10 or fewer people, can take guided public tours of the Nasher Museum’s exhibitions. Public tours are offered Thursdays at 6 PM and Sundays at 2 PM. Tours are free of charge, except for ticketed exhibitions. Ticketed exhibition tours have a small additional fee to the ticket price. Tours last approximately one hour. No reservations necessary.

Group Tours

Groups of 11 or more can arrange private guided tours at any time during open museum hours. Please contact Liz Peters at or at 919-684-1169 for prices and arrangements.

Family Guide

Families! On your next visit, enjoy our new Family Guide, a short interactive gallery companion available for families and young visitors. The guide connects visitors with works of art in the Nasher Museum’s permanent collection, provides additional information, and suggests fun gallery activities. There are also ideas for extending the fun at home! Family Guides are available at the front desk.


Audio Guides

Audio guides are available online and in person for most exhibitions.

College and University Tours

The museum’s academic program staff work closely with faculty, students and other university groups to design tours that complement classes and research interests. Tours can explore exhibitions or visit Study Storage to experience works of art up close.

To discuss College/University tours, contact Marianne Wardle, Andrew W. Mellon Curator of Academic Programs, Head of Education & Interpretation, at or 919-684-5203, or Erin Hanas, Coordinator of Academic Programs, at or 919-684-8067.

Find ideas for possible tours on our Faculty Resources page, learn more about current and upcoming exhibitions and explore our permanent collection online.