Guided Exhibition Tours


Join us every Saturday at 2pm for a guided tour of our current exhibition(s). Meet in the YBCA lobby learn more about the exhibition overview, background of each piece, insider details, and more.

Can’t make it to the guided tour or have questions about our upstairs galleries? Gallery Guides are also stationed in our galleries daily to help you get the most out of your visit.

Guided Tours Schedule →

Installation is in progress in the YBCA Galleries.

Please join us for our next art and civic experience, Come to Your Census: Who Counts in America?, opening Friday, March 27.

Come celebrate at the family-friendly opening on Saturday, March 28.

Group Tours

Private group tours are an engaging way to connect more deeply with YBCA’s exhibitions. All tours are twenty minutes in length, and are led by YBCA’s highly trained gallery guides.

Availability & Pricing

Private group tours are offered from 11am-5pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays-Sundays, and from 11am-7pm on Thursdays. Tours may be booked outside of these hours, but are subject to additional fees. Advance reservations are required for all group tours. Please book your tour a minimum of two weeks in advance of your desired tour date.

Adults: $15 per person
YBCA Members: $12 per person (booking Member must be present)
CA public school students (K–12): FREE (ID required)
All other students: $9 per person (ID required)

Details & Booking

Group tour prices are good for up to 20 people, and require a minimum party size of 5 people. Prices always include general gallery admission. Groups may pay in advance by credit card or check. No refunds will be issued if the tour size changes after payment is received. A fee of $50 will be applied to tour cancellations received less than 48 hours prior to the scheduled start time.

To learn more, or to book your group tour, please email: