(MAM) & Yard School of Art offer American, Native American, & contemporary art exhibitions, programs, & classes in NJ

Welcome to the Montclair Art Museum, a world-class museum in your community! Looking for a group activity? A private guided tour of the Museum is a wonderful way to connect with friends, celebrate a family milestone, entertain your club members, or expose your college students to international-renown artists.


Hour-long tours can be arranged for six or more guests and are led by experienced and knowledgeable Museum docents. We promise that your group won’t stop talking about the fascinating artwork and provocative issues explored in the Museum’s special exhibitions!


LIMITED TIME OFFER: Join the Museum as a member within a week of your tour and we will apply your program cost towards the price of membership! Check out our website to get a taste of the benefits our members receive all year.


Tour themes may be selected from the following list:


Special Exhibitions

See something new! Take an engaging tour of MAM’s dynamic special exhibitions:

Kara Walker: Virginia’s Lynch Mob and Other Works  

Constructing Identity in America (1766-2017)

Ben Jones: Envision Empower Embrace


MAM Highlights

Celebrate MAM’s diverse collection of American art with an interactive tour highlighting the best we have to offer in a range of genres and styles.


Beyond the Selfie: Identity in Art

Examine how artists depict a sense of self in art by addressing a variety of characteristics—including culture, religion, personal space, and non-conformity.


Undaunted Spirit

Explore how Native arts have evolved across vast regions of North America in response to social and political change, from earliest times to the present.



Guided Tour

Explore the galleries with a knowledgeable docent. 1 hour $40 $10 student or senior;
$12 adult
Self-Guided Tour Explore the galleries independently. Unlimited during gallery hours None $10 student or senior;
$12 adult
Look & Write or Look & Sketch Gallery tour complemented by a creative writing or sketching activity. 1.5 hours $40

$10 student or senior; $12 adult

Gallery/Studio        Gallery tour complemented by art-making in the studio. 2 hours $40 $12 per person





















For more information, please contact:
Benedetta Balsimelli, Tour & Outreach Coordinator, 973-259-5136, tours@montclairartmuseum.org

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