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Tours

Tours

Find your muse. Take a casual, virtual public tour. Take a virtual book tour with fellow readers. Join a virtual public tour, or arrange for a private virtual tour. All virtual school tours are FREE! Choose from a selection of popular topics for tours and your tour guides will work with you to make connections to your classroom.

Tours

Find your muse. Take a casual, virtual public tour. Take a virtual book tour with fellow readers. Join a virtual public tour, or arrange for a private virtual tour. All virtual school tours are FREE! Choose from a selection of popular topics for tours and your tour guides will work with you to make connections to your classroom.

Virtual Guided Tours

Virtual Public and Private Guided Tours

Discover the museum with the help of our trained tour guides. Learn how to request a private tour or how to register for a public tour.

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Virtual School Tours

Give your students an artful experience - virtually.

All school group tours are FREE! Choose from a selection of popular topics for tours of the museum’s permanent collection for a virtual tour. Your tour guides will work with you to make connections to your classroom.

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Virtual Book Tours

Adult Book Tours

Join lively virtual discussions of art works related to popular books, facilitated by a museum guide. Learn how to request a private book tour or how to register for a public book tour.

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Accessibility and Specialized Tours

Mia makes its art and activities accessible to everyone.

Learn more about specialized accessible tours and accessibility accommodations.

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Purcell-Cutts House Tours

A masterpiece of Prairie School Architecture

The Purcell-Cutts House, designed and built by William Gray Purcell and George Grant Elmslie. Located at 2328 Lake Place in Minneapolis, the house has been extensively restored and is part of the collection of the Minneapolis Institute of Art. Although tours of the Purcell-Cutts House are currently unavailable, learn more about the house at the link below.

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MIA Book Tours; Participate in lively discussions of works of art related to popular books, facilitated by a museum guide; free public tours on Tuesdays and Thursdays; private tours by request