Gallery Tour with Deborah Klochko

Tours at MOPA

MOPA offers a variety of tour opportunities for visiting groups. Tours are available 10:00 am – 4:00 pm, Tuesday through Sunday, except holidays and the second Tuesday of every month.

Tours must be scheduled three weeks in advance. To schedule a tour, please email


School Tours
MOPA offers free tours to K-12 school groups, colleges, and universities. MOPA’s docent staff lead students through deep looking and discussion of images on exhibition to strengthen their visual literacy skills.

For K-12 groups, one chaperone per every 15 children is required.

Group Tours
Group tours for the general public are available as docent-led or self-guided. Museum admission required. Admission is $6 per person if the group has 10 or more people.

Docent-led Tours
MOPA’s docent-led tours are guided discussions of images on exhibition. Docents will facilitate deeper looking at art on display, and answer questions about the exhibitions.

Self-guided Tours
Self-guided tours allow the visiting group to explore the exhibitions on their own. The interpretive text and informational materials are designed to educate people of all abilities.

Library Tours
Bring your group to see MOPA’s Edmund L. and Nancy K. Dubois Library. Led by MOPA’s librarian, your group will see the depth and breadth of the library’s collection.

Behind-The-Scenes Tours
Get an exclusive look at the operations of MOPA on one of our behind-the-scenes tours. MOPA staff will guide you through the museum’s workshops, vault, and library.

Behind-the-scenes tours are $50 for schools. For the general public, they are $20 per person.

American Sign Language Tours
MOPA offers tours in American Sign Language. Please visit our events and calendar page to find out when the next ASL tour is offered.

If you have questions about tours at MOPA, please email us at