Saint Louis Art Museum: Visit


Daily Public Tours of the Collection

Free docent-led tours of the collection are available daily. Tours depart from the Information Center in Sculpture Hall and last approximately one hour. Groups exceeding 10 participants are recommended to book a separate tour of the collection. Directions for booking are below.

Tuesday–Friday, 10:30 am
Saturday and Sunday, 1:30 pm

School and Group Visits

Schedule a Group Visit
School and group visits are free and may be led by a docent (if requested) or may be self-guided by a teacher or group leader. Groups should include a minimum of 10 and no more than 60 people. School groups should include one adult per 10 children.

All of our workshops and programs for schools and other groups are adaptable for visitors with special needs. If you are planning on visiting with a group, please specify attendee needs when scheduling your trip so we can best prepare for your visit. Thank you!

All groups visiting the Museum are asked to fill out the group visit request form to ensure that preferred galleries or times will be available. Group tours are not available for Exhibitions on Fridays.

Group Entrance
Groups are asked to enter the Museum through the Main Building Entrance and sign in at the Information Center.

Bus Parking
Forest Park policy states that bus drivers planning to wait while their passengers are visiting the Museum must obtain a parking permit from the Parks Office at least two weeks prior to the scheduled visit at a cost of $5. Bus parking is only allowed in the lots designated below. Additional information about the required permit can be obtained by calling the Parks Office at 314.289.5330. Any buses parking in an unauthorized lot and/or not using a permit may be issued a summons by the park ranger or park police.

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