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  • Tours and Groups

Make a deeper connection with the Rubin’s art during a guided or self-guided visit to the Museum. Groups of ten or more book in advance to pay a discounted price and receive expedited ticket pick up. Book with your school, alumni group, or special interest group to explore the artistic legacy of the Himalayan region and to appreciate its place in the context of world cultures.

Reservation Deadlines

Please note the following deadlines for group visit reservations in light of the Rubin’s upcoming transformation into a global museum and closure of the 17th Street building. For questions concerning a reservation, email

  • Friday, August 30, 2024: Last day to submit a request for guided and self-guided group visits.
  • Sunday, September 29, 2024: lAst day that guided and self-guided groups are hosted at the Museum.

Free Public Tours

Regular Tours


Weekend Public Tours
Saturdays and Sundays, 2:00 PM
Approximately 45 minutes
No reservations required beyond regular admission ticket
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K2 Friday Night Tours

Approximately 30 minutes
No reservations required beyond Free K2 Friday Night Ticket

Group Tours

Accessibility Tours

Accessibility Tours

Accessibility Tours
Offered monthly
Reservations are required
Learn more about accessibility at the Museum

Audio Tours

Want to learn more about the stories behind our art? Explore the Museum with curators, artists, scientists, and more on the free Bloomberg Connects app.

Scan the code or click here to download the app and search for the Rubin Museum of Art.

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