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Our expert docents introduce you to the collection and special exhibitions.
Guided Tours
Free guided tours of the collection and special exhibitions are available daily, and storytelling sessions are offered on weekends. Ask at the Information Desk to discover the latest offerings.

Self-Guided Multimedia Tours

Asian Art Museum Tour
Learn more about the museum’s masterpieces and other significant artworks in English, French, Spanish, Korean, Mandarin or Cantonese. Borrow an iPod Touch featuring the tour for FREE at the Information Desk, or download the app to your own device. Transcripts are also available.   

Seduction & Printer's Eye Tour (available February 20 – May 10, 2015) 
Enjoy a tour of the Seduction: Japan’s Floating World and The Printer’s Eye: Ukiyo-e from the Grabhorn Collection exhibitions with the museum’s curators as your personal guides.  Available in English. Rent an iPod touch featuring the tour at the Information Desk for just $5 (free for members) or download the app free.

Private Tours
Private tours led by expert docents are available to groups and museum partners. A variety of options run the gamut from special exhibitions to the building’s architecture. Visit here for more information, email or call 415.581.3621.

School Tours
Free admission is available for grades pre-K through 12 and California college groups. Visit our School Programs and College Groups pages for more information and to request a tour.