UPDATED 1/18/21: Our galleries remain temporarily closed to the public. We do not yet have a re-opening date to announce. Until we can welcome you back, stay connected with us on Facebook, and Twitter. Join us for online talks and master classes. Explore our online exhibits and learning resources.
Drop-in Docent-guided Tours of the Exhibits
Tour ASM's exhibits with a docent guide. These tours are free with museum admission and available to visitors on a first-come-first-served basis. Ask at the admission desk about docent availability. Although aimed toward adults, all ages are welcome. We ask for groups of 8 or fewer.
October 1 through April 30
During our active season, ASM docents are generally on the floor, Monday and Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., and Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
May 1 through September 30
ASM docents are generally on the floor, Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Pre-arranged Docent-guided Tours of the Exhibits
A minimum two-week advance notice is required to process special requests for groups. Pre-arranged tours are available year-round based on docent availability,** Monday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Pricing (includes museum admission):
$10.00 per person for groups of 9 or fewer
$8.00 per person for senior groups (65+) or groups of 10 or more
$2.00 for ASM members or citizens of Native Nations
Free for University of Arizona Cat Card holders (students, faculty, staff)
Spanish or German-language tours available upon request
- Paths of Life: American Indians of the Southwest: Enjoy highlights from the Seri, Yaqui, Tohono O’odham, Apache, Navajo, and Hopi sections of this ground-breaking exhibition.
- The Pottery Project: Discover the world's largest and most comprehensive collection of Southwest Indian pottery.
- Woven through Time: American Treasures of Native Basketry and Fiber Art: View ancient and contemporary Southwest baskets and fiber arts.
- Museum Orientation Tour: Experience ASM’s permanent and/or temporary exhibits.
Click here to submit a request for a docent-guided tour of the exhibits. Two weeks advance notice requested.
Head of Community Engagement
Arizona State Museum / University of Arizona
P.O. Box 210026
Tucson, AZ 85721-0026