Richmond Art Center

Art Tours

Guided Group Tours: We are currently redeveloping our Art Tours program and are not scheduling tours for Fall 2022 at this time. If you would like to be notified when our program is live, please submit your contact information via this form.

Self-Guided Tours: Groups are welcome to visit Richmond Art Center on self-guided tours. Please let us know in advance if you plan to visit with a group of 15 or more folks. Contact:

Youth Art Tours offer K-12 students opportunities to view, discuss and engage with art. Youth Art Tours run concurrent with exhibition offerings and are always unique to our exhibition content.

Youth Art Tours include:

  • View and discuss art in our galleries with our Teaching Artists using Visual Thinking Strategies for student of all ages.
  • Visit our active studio spaces and learn about the variety of student-made art.
  • Engage in art activities lead by Teaching Artists and understand personal creativity to support learners of all ages and styles.


  • Cost is $5 per student with a $100 minimum
  • 50 student maximum per visit (unless otherwise coordinate)
  • We require one (1) Parent or aide for every four (4) students
  • Youth Art Tours are only scheduled on Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
  • Youth Art Tours must be booked at least two (2) weeks in advance
  • A $100 deposit is required to book your tour and reserve your slot
  • Optional: Students can bring a lunch to enjoy in our sculpture courtyard after the tour!

Our Youth Art Tours run intermittently between October & May. Dates and classroom space can be limited. Schedule your request as soon as possible for the best possible accommodation for you and your students.

Visit and Contact

Richmond Art Center
2540 Barrett Avenue
Richmond, CA 94804-1600


Gallery Hours: Wed-Sat 10am-4pm