Tours led by Museum-trained docents provide a unique experience based on close viewing and conversation. All tours are free for Modern members and free to the public with admission to the galleries. Groups with special needs are always welcome. For information or to schedule a tour, please contact the tour coordinator at 817.840.2119 or contact the Education Department here.
Docent-led tours are offered Tuesday through Sunday at 2 pm. Public tours focused specifically on current special exhibitions are available at 2 pm on the first Saturday of each month. These tours do not require prior arrangements and begin in the Museum lobby.
The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth welcomes student groups FREE of charge for docent-guided and self-guided tours of the permanent collection, special exhibitions, and the architecture of the museum. Docent tours are a great way to introduce your students to modern and contemporary art while learning about the context, technique, and process of works on view. Click here to request a tour.
Docents are available to conduct group tours of the permanent collection, special exhibitions, or an introduction to the highlights of both. These tours can accommodate 10 to 120 people and last approximately one hour. Tours must be scheduled at least two weeks in advance of the requested date.
Foreign Language Tours
Docents are available to conduct private tours in Spanish, French, German, and Mandarin when reservations are made at least two weeks in advance.