Museum of Art Tour
Gain new insights into extraordinary works of art and their times. Discover how Ringling developed the collection. And learn about his vision to create a center for the arts in Sarasota. Well-versed and always ready to engage, our docents lead this 45-minute tour throughout the day. This tour is included with Museum Admission. To participate, meet in the Museum lobby.
Special Exhibition Tour
Our specially trained docents help you to interpret and appreciate the specific pieces at special exhibitions and understand their underlying themes. These tours are available for selected exhibitions and are 45-minutes long. This tour is included with Museum Admission. To participate, meet in the Museum’s Searing Wing.
Self-Guided Tour of the Museum of Art
Wander and wonder through the galleries at your own pace. Signage is informative and insightful, adding to your appreciation of the work in each of the 31 individual galleries. This tour included with Museum Admission.
Private Tour of the Museum of Art
Explore your special interest with an informed and entertaining docent on a private tour of the permanent collection or of a special exhibition. Ideal for those wishing to explore a special interest. Arrangements for private tours must be made 2 weeks in advance and prices begin at $100. Call 941-358-3180 to schedule your private tour.
School or Community Group K-20
Make it the class trip your students never forget. Guided and Self-guided tours are available for school groups K-20. Visit School Tours for more information.
Your group visit will be enriched with the addition of scheduled tour. Tours are available in the Museum of Art, Circus Museum and Ca' d'Zan. Groups of 10 or more should schedule tours in advance to ensure availability. See Group Visits to schedule your tour.