Tours

Guided tours of the Palmer Museum of Art are offered free of charge for University, school, and community groups of ten or more people.

Sunday Museum Tours

Explore exhibition and collection highlights with friendly and knowledgeable guides. Every tour is different and lasts about 45–60 minutes. No reservations necessary.

May 15, 2:00 p.m. – “‘Oscars’ of the Palmer” with Ingrid Blood and Elizabeth Wilson

May 29, 2:00 p.m. – “Getting to Know the Palmer” with Karent Lintner and Alice Clark

June 5, 2:00 p.m. – “The Life of Leisure” with Dotty Ford

June 12, 2:00 p.m. – Theme: Landscapes with Deborah Meszaros and Lucy Auger

June 19, 2:00 p.m. – Theme: Father’s Day with Susan McCartney

Docent-led tour in the Snowiss Galleries

Self-Guided Group Visits

Groups that prefer to explore the museum on their own are welcome to visit during regular hours of operation. To avoid overcrowding in the galleries or conflicts with other programs, please contact us at least one week in advance.

E-mail PalmerVisitorServices@psu.edu for more information.

Self-guided tours in the PIncus Gallery

Scheduled Group Tours

Organized groups of ten or more people can schedule a guided tourfree of charge. Please initiate your request at least three weeks in advance of your desired tour date.

E-mail PalmerVisitorServices@psu.edu for more information.

 

Kids tour in the Hull Gallery