Get up close and personal with the art.


Public Tours

Free, docent-led tours are on Thursdays at 12:30 p.m. (not including the first two weeks after an exhibition season opens or on major holidays). Please note Thursdays are also free Museum admission days. No reservations are required. Tours are 45 minutes long.



Group Tours

Docent-led tours are available for your group of 10 people or more for $5 per person (except on free Thursdays). Tours are 45 minutes long. Available days and times include Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, Noon – 5 p.m., and Thursdays 2–5 p.m.



Student Tours

Scottsdale Arts Learning & Innovation offers myriad museum experiences at SMoCA for students from Pre-K to 12th grade. Learn more about Field Trips.



College Tours

College and university professors are invited to bring their students on a free, curator-led tour. Please submit the online request form with at least three weeks’ notice.



Accessibility Tours

All museum tours may be formatted to make the experience accessible for diverse learners. Whether your learners thrive in a sensory-friendly environment, require an interpreter for language barriers, or access learning through differentiated instruction, we will work with you to meet the learning needs of your group. At least three weeks’ prior notice is required for accommodation.


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