Guests are welcome to guide themselves through the Museum. Literature that accompanies the exhibition can be found at the Information desk.


Monday – Friday
9 am – 5 pm

Saturday and Sunday
1 – 5 pm

Closed on major holidays



You may schedule a tour for your school or college class, or for corporate, tourist, or other special groups. During these tours led by Museum staff, visitors will learn about the Museum’s current exhibitions and the architecture of the building. Advance registration is required. Suggested that tours be scheduled a minimum of one week in advance, based upon availability. 

Children, Young Adults and Schools
Museum staff work with children to develop visual literacy, critical thinking, and communication skills while exploring contemporary art and culture. Depending on the size of the group, students and accompanying adults may be broken up into smaller groups upon entering the galleries.

Colleges and Universities
Museum staff members facilitate careful observation and interactive discussion.

Corporate Groups, Tour Companies, or other special groups 
Museum staff and visitors will engage in active conversations about the Museum’s current exhibitions and building.


To schedule your group tour, please contact the Museum and be ready to provide the following information:

  • Requested tour dates and times (at least one week in advance)
  • Name of school or organization and contact person
  • Description of the group and its special requests
  • Size of group

Note: To reschedule or cancel, please notify the Museum by email or phone no later than one week in advance.

For more information, please contact ndmoa@ndmoa.com or call 701.777.4195. There is no charge for admission to the North Dakota Museum of Art, but donations are appreciated.