Walk-in Tours

Walk-In Tours are given daily (excluding holidays) and subject to docent availability.

Location: Meet at the Visitor Services desk
Cost: Free

Tour Schedule


W.I.T.: Friday Nights Are Better By Half Walk-in Tour

Fridays, 7 & 7:30 pm 

Now you have more reasons to hang out at VMFA on Friday nights! Head to the museum and enjoy Happy Hour specials on beverages all evening and free half-hour walk-in gallery tours at 7 and 7:30 pm.

Free, no registration required - Subject to Tour Guide availability

Meet at Welcome Kiosk


W.I.T.: VMFA Highlights Walk-in Tour

Mon, Tues, Wed and Fri at 1 pm & 3 pm

Thurs at 1 pm, 3 pm & 6 pm

Sat and Sun at 11 am & 2 pm

Not sure where to start?  Join one of our Tour Guides for a 50 minute walk-in gallery tour featuring highlights of our permanent collection!

Free, no registration required - Subject to Tour Guide availability

Meet at Welcome Kiosk


W.I.T.: Friday Night Favorites Walk-in Tour

Fridays, 6 pm 

With VMFA's many galleries and rotating exhibits, you can never see everything in one visit.  Join one of our Tour Guides for a Friday night walk-in tour of their favorite objects sampled from the many collections throughout the museum.  You may leave with a new favorite yourself!

Free, no registration required - Subject to Tour Guide availability

Meet at Welcome Kiosk


LGBTQIA+ Focused Tour

Fri, Oct 25 at 6 pm and 7 pm 

Our tour will explore works of LGBTQIA+ artists represented in VMFA's collections - artists whose experiences and environments impact(ed) not only their own art, but the world of art history.

Free, no registration required - Subject to Tour Guide availability

Meet at Welcome Kiosk