Private Group Tours

Experience drama, beauty, mystery, romance and adventure on a guided group tour of PAFA.

Knowledgeable and personable staff reveal the fascinating stories behind four centuries of

American paintings, sculptures, and works on paper.

Tours Offered

Book Your Tour

Tour Type Price per person Size of Group
Private Tour
Thursday - Friday: 10 am - 4 pm 
$25 / person (up to 15 people)
Private Tour
Saturday - Sunday: 11 am - 5 pm 
$35 / person (up to 15 people)
     

As recommended by public health policies, PAFA requires all staff and visitors to wear masks

when inside PAFA's buildings.

All tours include a 10% discount at Portfolio & Tableau Café.

*Private Tours can be requested outside of public hours in the evenings or on days we are closed. Prices vary and bookings are subject to staff availability.*

Payment Options

The total amount is due on the day of the tour at the PAFA front desk. We offer the following payment options:

  • Cash or Credit Card: Visa, MasterCard, and American Express
  • Check: Please make checks payable to Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

You may also pay for your tour in advance by check by mailing to:

Visitor Experience Department
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
128 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

University Discounts

PAFA’s University Membership Program offers full-time university level students, faculty, and staff the opportunity to visit PAFA free of charge. 

Faculty of participating institutions may also schedule organized tours of our Permanent Collection and Special Exhibits for an additional fee. Tours must be prearranged by emailing tours@pafa.org.

To see the updated list of participating colleges and institutions click HERE!