Book a Tour for your Group/Oganization


Step 1: Customize Your Tour

Your group is invited to tour the Arts Center

We play host to groups of all ages who want to create a unique outing or interactive experience for their members. Explore the children's museum's latest exhibits. Then discover the latest exhibits in the galleries. All tours can be customized for your group/organization and are perfect for Red Hat Ladies, church groups, large family groups, Girls and Boys Clubs, Scouts, 4-H, etc.

Group/Organization Tour Options • Minimum of 10, maximum 30.

• 1 week advanced notice option for docent led tours.
• Workshops in clay, theater, dance, music and visual art can be added to your tour.

Art Appreciation

101 The museum is open for groups: Tuesday through Saturday, 9:30 am – 4 pm.


Tues. – Sat. 11am-4pm | Wed. 9-4pm | Thurs. July 10, 17, 24, 31: 11am-8pm

Step 2: Call & Confirm

Reservations will be accepted two weeks prior to your visit, however, we recommend scheduling your group at least one month in advance. If you need to cancel your visit please let us know at least two days prior to your visit. In the event that a group or organization does not meet that requirement, a bill for the total tour will be sent.

• Do-it-yourself Self- Guided Tour $3.00 each guest
• Guided Tour $5 each guest
• Members charged tour rate
• 1 adult chaperone for every 7 students please

Check in: Your reservation should be made for the maximum number of children and adults expected. Actual attendance will be noted upon arrival, and your fee will be charged accordingly.

Payment: Payment is made at the Welcome Center front desk prior to the tour or day of arrival. Payment can also be made over the phone at 719-295-7200.

Contact Information:

Tours can be arranged Tuesday through Saturday, starting as early at 9:15am. Please call Donna Stinchcomb, Buell Children’s Museum Curator at 719-295-7205 to discuss your needs. Or email:

Teachers & Group Leaders call 719-295-7200 to book your tour of 10 to 100 guests today.

Please be prepared to give us the planned date and time(s) of your tour, number of students, grade level(s), teacher name(s), phone number(s) and e-mail address(es).