The Walters Art Museum

Visit the Walters Art Museum

Walk-in Tours

Every Sunday, 1-2 p.m.
Free unless otherwise noted
Meet in the Centre Street lobby

Each Sunday, enjoy a tour of a different part of the collection, with a museum-trained docent. No reservations are required. Just walk in and enjoy!

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Guided Tours of the Featured Ticketed Exhibition

Free with price of admission or free for members
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During each special exhibition, we offer guided tours of the exhibition. These tours are included with the price of admission or free for members. Exhibition tours are held every Sunday at 1 p.m. Tour groups meet in the Centre Street lobby.

Member Tours

Free for members
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Members have the opportunity to join a Walters expert for an intimate tour. Please meet us in the Centre Street inner lobby. These are members-only tours. Tour schedules and topics are subject to change.

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All Upcoming Tours

Walk-in Tour: Eat, Drink, and Be Merry!
Sunday, July 30, 2017
01:00 PM
Throughout the ages, people have always found time to celebrate. Join us on this free docent-led tour as we explore the celebration of food and drink in objects from Ancient Greece through the 19th century.
Walk-in Tour: Fashion in Art
Sunday, August 06, 2017
01:00 PM
Feel free to ask, ‘What are you wearing?’ on this stylish tour of the fashions represented in the Walters’ collection. From Egyptian sandals to Art Nouveau brooches, explore how people dressed through the ages on this free docent-led tour.
Walk-in Tour—Portraits: Faces through the Ages
Sunday, August 13, 2017
01:00 PM
Examine personalities in painting and sculpture from ancient times through the 19th century. Meet a few of the characters in The Walters’ collection on this free docent-led tour.
Walk-in Tour: The Chamber of Art and Wonders
Sunday, August 20, 2017
01:00 PM
Journey back to the 17th century, as you marvel at one of the most unusual and popular galleries in the museum. The Chamber of Art and Wonders replicates a European collector’s home, complete with artworks and natural wonders from around the world. You will be fascinated as you examine the paintings, sculptures, animals, insects, and shells that fill this amazing space.
Walk-in Tour: Castles and Cathedrals
Sunday, August 27, 2017
01:00 PM
Step into medieval European life on this free docent-led tour, which examines castles and cathedrals in medieval art. Learn about the importance of these buildings in people's lives during this period.
Walk-in Tour: Highlights of the Walters
Sunday, September 03, 2017
01:00 PM
Take in a panoramic view of painting, sculpture, and the decorative arts from ancient times to the 19th century. Explore some of the museum’s most intriguing works on this free docent-led tour.