Inspired by Books

Drop in to an Inspired by Books tour to participate in lively discussions of works of art related to popular books, facilitated by a museum guide.

Free public tours are Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m., Thursdays at 6:30 p.m., Fridays at 6:30 p.m., and the third Sunday of every month at 3 p.m. Drop in; no reservations necessary. To request a private tour of any book for groups of 10 or more, please call 612.870.3140; fee charged.

  • November The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen
  • December The Last Days of Night by Graham Moore
  • January  A Great Reckoning by Louise Penny
  • February  The Story of Arthur Truluv by Elizabeth Berg
  • March  Exit West by Mohsin Hamid
  • April  Logical Family: A Memoir by Armistead Maupin
  • May  Washington Black by Esi Edugyan
  • June  Virgil Wander by Leif Enger