Docent-led tours can be arranged for groups of 10 or more Tuesday through Sunday during regular museum hours. Reservations are required at least two weeks in advance. Except for Sunday, tours can be scheduled at almost any time; a Sunday tour can be scheduled for any time up to 3:00 pm. Tours of more than 25 people are generally divided into two groups with two docents. The Museum cannot accommodate more than 50 people on docent-led tours at any one time.
Guided tours are available in Spanish. Reservations are required. For more information, click here (PDF) or call (407) 383-5292.
Groups generally begin their tour through the Morse galleries with a short video that details how the collection was assembled by Jeannette G. and Hugh F. McKean. The docent-led tour of exhibition highlights lasts about 45 minutes, but a tour can be modified to meet the time requirements of a group. Groups should allow about 90 minutes to see the entire museum, including the new Tiffany wing.
A discounted rate of $4 per person is offered to tour groups. Payment should be made by one person only, preferably in the form of cash or a check. General admission fees are $5 for adults, $4 for seniors age 60 and older, $1 for students and free for children younger than 12.
Client arranges transportation. Driving time from the Orange County Convention Center area is approximately 40 to 45 minutes. For a map to the museum and bus parking information, click here.
November through April, museum hours are 9:30 am to 8:00 pm Friday; 9:30 am to 4:00 pm Tuesday through Thursday and Saturday; and l:00 p.m to 4:00 pm. Sunday. Admission is free to all visitors after 4 pm Friday, November through April. From May through September, the Museum closes at 4:00 pm on Friday.