The Cantor Arts Center offers docent-guided tours free to schools and not-for-profit groups. To request a private, guided tour for your group, please fill out and submit the reservation form, available below, at least six weeks in advance of your visit. If you have any questions, call 650-723-3469.

The Cantor Arts Center plays a strong role in art education for students of all ages. Schools from all over the Bay Area enhance their curriculum by attending tours of the Center's diverse collections. As a result, the private tour schedule fills up quickly. Click here to learn more about the collection.

Private, guided tours are for groups of 10 to 40 people. Please feel free to join one of the public docent-led tours which occur several times each week, or perform a self-guided tour.

Public tours are open to all on a drop-in basis.

Foreign Language Tours: Tours in French, Spanish, and Mandarin may be arranged by special request.

Request a Tour
Docent tours must be scheduled well in advance as slots fill up quickly.  We advise that groups make arrangements at least six weeks in advance of their visit. Tours requested less than six weeks in advance cannot be accommodated.
You may request a tour one of three ways:
  1. Download the tour registration form
  2. Fill out the online registration form
  3. Call the Tour Scheduler at 650-723-3469

Chaperone Guidelines
Request a Guide for Educators