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What kind of tour would you like? The Albright-Knox offers free docent-led tours for K–12 school groups through our Art’scool program, docent-led tours for pre-K school groups and groups of adults, self-guided tours for grades 3–12 school groups and college groups, public tours, and verbal description tours. Learn more about each tour option below.

Public Tours

The Albright-Knox offers a variety of public tours for all age groups. Each tour is led by a specially trained docent or a member of the museum’s Education staff. View Public Tour Options


Guided School Tours

For K–12 Groups

(Includes Free Admission and a Bus Subsidy)
All guided school tours for K–12 groups are free, include a transportation subsidy, are led by a specially trained docent, and satisfy New York State Learning Standards. Learn More


Tour AK

Group tours can be arranged during museum hours for groups with a minimum of twelve and a maximum of sixty people. These groups can choose a self-guided or docent-led tour. Please note that groups of children younger than grade 3 must be accompanied by a docent, at no extra cost.

Adult Group Tours

Group tours are led by specially trained docents and can be arranged for groups of fifteen or more people. Group admission fees apply. Learn More

Self-Guided School Tours

(For Grades 3–12 and College Groups)

Teachers may guide groups of students through the museum independently. Group admission fees apply. Bus subsidies are not available for self-guided groups. Learn More


Art Sense-Ations Verbal Description Tours

For Adults Who Are Blind or Partially Sighted

Participants enjoy a verbal description tour of select masterworks from the museum's Collection and special exhibitions, as well as a hands-on art activity. Learn More


Historypin Self-Guided Walking Tours

Using the Historypin app on a supported mobile phone, users can take self-guided walking tours of the Albright-Knox's outdoor sculpture and of Buffalo's various cultural and historical landmarks.

Outdoor Tour of Sculpture at the Albright-Knox
Buffalo Architecture, 1816–1940: Downtown Walking Tour
Buffalo Architecture, 18161940: Delaware Park Points of Interest