Walk-in Tours

Reservations are not required for our engaging and informative docent-guided walk-in tours designed for individuals and small groups. Walk-in tours are free for members and with museum admission. There are no group tours on free admission days.

Look for docents near the Visitor Information Center at the entrance to the museum.

Walk-In Tour Schedule Honolulu Museum of Art

Made-to-order tours
10am-noon, Tuesday-Saturday
A group of docents are at the museum entrance to lead you on a tour customized to your interests and time requirements—5 minutes to one hour.

Japanese language tours       
10am-noon, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday

Korean language tours
10am-noon, Tuesday

Chinese language tours
10am-noon, Wednesday

Highlights Tour
1-2pm, Tuesday—Sunday
One hour tour of the collection

Tour + Talk Story
1:30pm Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Join a themed one-hour tour, followed by an art discussion over refreshments in Palm Courtyard. Click here for the upcoming schedule.

Guided Adult Group Tour
: Groups of 15 or fewer can request a private, docent-led theme tour of the permanent collection or special exhibitions. The cost is $25, in addition to museum admission.

To arrange a group tour, submit your request form three weeks in advance. Due to the popularity of our tours, we may not be able to accommodate all requests.

Self-Guided Adult Tour: Groups of 10 to 25 people can request a self-guided tour. The cost is $25, in addition to museum admission. The fee secures availability of the galleries for your group.

To arrange a self-guided group tour, submit your request form two weeks in advance. Due to the popularity of our tours, we may not be able to accommodate all requests.

Walk-In Tour Schedule Spalding House

Gallery and garden tour
1:30-3pm Tuesday-Sunday
A docent is at the museum entrance to lead you on a tour customized to your interests and time requirements—5 minutes to one hour.