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Schedule a Tour

The National Gallery is now offering a selection of virtual school tours using Zoom, Google Meet, and Microsoft Teams. Requests for fall virtual tours (October 4 – December 3, 2021) will be accepted from August 2 – November 1, 2021.

Please complete and submit this form at least four weeks in advance of the tour date you are requesting. Groups must contain at least 15 students. 

Our schedule fills very quickly due to the volume of tour requests. Please indicate alternative dates on your form.

Once your tour has been scheduled, you will receive an email confirmation in 10 business days.

Please note that the time slots for East Building tours have changed. Please refer to the tour description for tour availability.

Tour Topic

Special Request Topics: We are happy to work with you to customize a tour that meets the needs of your class, or create a tour that closely connects to your curriculum. Please use the Special Request Tour form to schedule a customized tour.

Tour Date

Please indicate your top three choices for dates and times. The only tours available at 10:15 are Sculpture and Sketching, Spanish Art, and Spanish Art in English. The American Art tour is not available at 10:30 on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

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School Information

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Funding for the cost of bus transportation is available for Title I schools that participate in docent-led school tours at the National Gallery of Art. For more information, please contact Deirdre Palmer at [email protected] or (202) 842-6880.

Contact Information

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Group Information

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(Groups must contain at least 15 students)
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(Minimum of one for every 10 students)

Chaperone Contact Information

Please provide the name and cell phone number of the adult who will be accompanying the students on their visit.

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Additional Information

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