School Group Visits: Self-Guided Visit Options

Visit School Group Options and Reservations for a complete list of visit options, including curriculum connections. Please submit a separate form for each visit you would like to request.

$7 per student, plus $3 per-order processing fee

Tour Availability

Summer (June 15–October 14, 2019)

Available daily.
10 am to closing, every 15 minutes.

School Year (October 15, 2019–June 11, 2020)

Available daily.
Mondays–Thursdays, 11 am to closing, every 15 minutes.
Fridays–Sundays, 10 am to closing, every 15 minutes.

The MFA Guide is a multimedia tour presented on iPod devices. Includes a Kids' Tour (recommended for ages 6-10), and also features special tours in German, Italian, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese and Japanese languages. $2 additional per person

Visit Information

If your first choice is not available, we will provide alternate date/time recommendations based on what days you are able to visit.
Please select your estimated departure time from the Museum.
If you would like to schedule multiple visits at this time, please submit a separate form for each visit and select "Yes" below. Your first and second visits are full price. Subsequent visits are $4 per student.

The lunch room is the only space available in the Museum for school groups to eat lunch (bagged lunches only). If you would like to reserve the lunch room, please select your preferred lunch time below.

Maximum seating is 60 persons per timeslot. Available Mon–Fri, Oct–Jun. $40 per 1/2 hour.

Contact Information: Group Coordinator

School/Organization Information


Contact Information: Group Escort

(if different than group coordinator)

Group Information

If you are uncertain of the final number in your group, give your best estimate.
For School/Youth visits a minimum of one chaperone is required for every ten students/youth. Students/youth must be supervised by chaperones at all times. One adult per every ten students/youth are admitted free. Each additional chaperone is $20. No additional discounts or memberships can be applied toward chaperone tickets. If you do not arrive with the appropriate number of chaperones, the Museum reserves the right to cancel your reservation.
Please tell us about your group so we can better plan your visit.
Please tell us about any other requirements for your visit.