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Guided Gallery Tours

Tour our collection and special exhibitions.

Due to museum construction some galleries will be temporarily closed startin in 2018. During the spring semester we will have limited capacity and programming. Please request your tour early and consider coming in Fall 2017.

Guided tours are full through November 2018.

All school programs are free with pre-registration.

Storytelling Tours (K-6)

Travel across Asia as you compare and contrast  similar themes and topics.

Animal Tales (K-2)
Tricksters! (3-6)
Hereoes and Sheroes (3-6)
Stories from China (K-6)
Stories from Japan (K-6)
Stories from Korea (K-6)

On hold starting March 2018 due to museum construction:
Stories from South and Southeast Asia (K-6)

 

Inquiry-based Tours (4-12)

Art, culture, and history come alive through student-centered gallery tours and activities. 

Brushpainting: Nature in Art (4-12)
Museum Highlights: Great Works (4-12)
Samurai: Real and Imagined (6-8)
 

On hold starting March 2018 due to museum construction:
Buddhism Across Asia (6-12)
Ancient China (6-8)
Buddhism & Hinduism: Gods, Demons, and Avatars (6-8)
Silk and Spice Roads (6-8)

 

Special Exhibition Tours

Special exhibition tours are free with pre-registration.

Couture Korea (Nov. 3, 2017-Feb. 4, 2018)

Divine Bodies (Mar. 3-July 29, 2018)