Tours & Group Visits

Explore the galleries on your own or with a knowledgeable guide! First Americans Museum has exhibition tour options for groups of all types and interests. Highly trained Cultural Ambassadors and docents provide tours that encourage conversation and spark your curiosity.

Walk-in Tours

Weekdays (Excluding Tuesday) at 1 PM; Saturday and Sunday at 1 and 3 PM
Meet in the Hall of The People
Included with admission (members FREE)

First Americans Museum provides daily walk-in tours of the exhibitions for visitors. No reservation needed—simply meet your friendly guide in the Hall of The People! Walk-in tours are included with admission for individuals, families and groups of less than ten. Tours range between 30-75 minutes and be adapted for families with children or visitors with specific interests.

Adult Group Visits

Advance registration required—available during all public hours (excluding Tuesday)
Pricing available upon request

Coming with a tour group, company, organization or college or university? First Americans Museum welcomes groups of 15 or more to explore the museum’s architecture, visit the galleries, and enjoy amenities such as the restaurant and FAMstore. To submit a visit request and receive a quote on discounted admission, please complete this form no fewer than three weeks prior to your desired visit date. Boxed lunches from Thirty Nine restaurant are available for advance purchase.

Note: due to COVID-19, docent-led tours are currently not available for groups. However, groups may still schedule a visit with discounted pricing.

K-12 School Group Visits

Advance registration required—Available weekdays 9–1 p.m. during the school year beginning 1/10/22

Students in grades K-12 are honored guests at FAM! Beginning January 10, 2022, the museum will offer a guided highlights tour that activates critical thinking, encourages dialogue and aligns with curricular standards. FAM also offers boxed lunches featuring Indigenous-inspired foods accompanied by a presentation on food sovereignty and health. To submit a visit request, please complete this form no fewer than three weeks prior to your desired visit date.

Students grades K-7

$4 per student

Students grades 8-12

$6 per student

Bus driver and adult chaperones (1:10 adult-student ratio required)


Additional adults

$8 per adult

*Travel and admission funding may be available for Title I schools