College and university groups

Expand your course into the Museum with a docent-guided or self-guided visit!

Tours led by Museum docents are tailored to meet your specific needs and interests. With options for broad overviews or specialized themes, a tour will support and enrich your curriculum. Our trained docents use various teaching styles to develop visual and critical thinking skills.

Reservations are required for all groups visiting the Museum and must be booked at least three weeks in advance.

Book your visit

To coordinate and reserve your visit, contact our Tour Programs Coordinator at 508-793-4338 or grouptours@worcesterart.org at least three weeks in advance.

Information to include:

  • Preferred dates and times for tour.
  • Tour topic or goals you wish to achieve while on your visit – we will work with you!
  • Number of students, mobility needs, and learning styles.

Group visit fees

Self-Guided Group Visit$14 per student
Docent-Guided Group Tour$19 per student
Group Visit (Self-Guided or Docent-Guided) for Academic Member InstitutionsFree

Workshops and presentation add-on fees

Gallery/Studio Workshops$7 per student
Arms and Armor Presentation$5

Become an Institutional Partner

Many local educational institutions have joined the Museum as Institutional Members to provide their students, faculty, and staff with free admission, tours, and independent visits.