The Hammer Museum will be closed on Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25 as we prepare for the public opening of the newly transformed Hammer Museum. Learn more about our celebration weekend

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Public Tours & Talks

Exhibition Tours: 1-hour tours of special exhibitions. Led by student educators, Saturdays at 1 p.m.

Art in Conversation: 30-minute conversations about two works of art. Led by student educators, Sundays at 1 p.m.

Lunchtime Art Talks: 15-minute discussions about one artwork. Led by curatorial staff, Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m.

All public tours are free and do not require reservations.

Check the calendar to see all upcoming tours and talks.

Private Tours

Tours are led by Hammer educators, UCLA students from diverse disciplines who bring unique perspectives to the artworks. Tours encourage audiences to look closely, think critically, and share insights, while building knowledge. Spanish-speaking educators may be available upon request.

Learn about our tour options and book tours:

Book College and Adult Group Tours

Book K–12 Tours

Note: The request form is best viewed on a computer, or an iPad or iPhone. Android users may have issues with the form.

A member of the academic programs team will follow up with you via email once your request has been submitted. Tour requests are subject to availability.

Questions? Please email

Prepare for Your Tour

Looking for resources to prepare you and your group for a tour? Explore the following areas of our website for helpful tips and tools:

K–12 Tours
Tips and Activities for Families
Current and Upcoming Exhibitions

Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts

The Grunwald Center for the Graphic Arts comprises more than 45,000 prints, drawings, photographs, and artists’ books dating from the Renaissance to the present. The Grunwald Center is temporarily closed for renovations. Appointments are not available at this time. The all-new Grunwald Center will reopen in spring 2022. For more information please call 310-443-7078.