Campus Tours

Group Tours

Group of visitors touring campus

Designed exclusively for school, team, or community groups, these Stanford organized tours offer a great introduction to Stanford University. Reservations are required, so book ahead!

Highlights Group tours follow the same route as our Campus Walking Tours and include:
  • The Main Quad
  • Memorial Church
  • White Plaza
Upon advance request, tours may include areas of specific interest to the group.
Duration 1 hour
Cost The charge for group tours varies depending on the size and type of group.

Group Tour Rates:

Private Organizations*
Group Size
Tour Fee
9 – 25
26 – 50
51 – 75
76 – 100
Schools and Non-profit Organizations*
Group Size
Tour Fee
9 – 25
26 – 50
51 – 75
76 – 100

*If less than two weeks notice is given, an additional $10.00 charge is applied to the tour fee.

The tour fee is generally waived for the following groups if reserved at least two weeks in advance by a teacher or counselor (not through a commercial tour operator):

  • high school groups
  • community college groups
  • Title I schools
  • AVID, Upward Bound, and Educational Talent Search programs

We are no longer booking Group Tours for the spring academic quarter (April-June). Group Tours will begin again on July 5th, 2017 and will end on August 17th, 2017.

Below is our Group Tour schedule for the summer (July and August):

Monday–Friday (no weekend group tours are available)

  • 9:45 a.m.
  • 1:45 p.m.

View our current availability for Group Tours

For reservations and questions, please contact:


All groups of 9 or more must make a reservation in advance. As a rule, we give first priority to academic groups—domestic or international—that are sponsored by the school or institution itself. We also prioritize by dates the requests are sent in.

To request a group tour, please email us at with the following information:
Your name and contact information (email, office phone and cell phone number)

  • Name and description of your group
  • Your company name ( if different from name of group)
  • Total size of group (students and chaperones)
  • Nature of visit
  • Preferred dates (from the list above) and times (from the list above)

We no longer accept new reservations by phone. If you are coming to campus with a group of 8 or fewer, you may join one of our Campus Walking Tours—no reservation is required.

Additional Information: All tours are conducted in English, and visiting groups with non-English speaking participants must provide their own interpreter(s).

Updated on May 25, 2017 10:32 AM