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.

  • January Memoirs of a Geisha, Arthur Golden
  • February Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood, Trevor Noah
  • March The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, Lisa See
  • April Population:485-Meeting Your Neighbors One Siren at a Time, Michael Perry
  • May White Houses, Amy Bloom
  • June Doc, Mary Doria Russell