Guided Tours

Guided Tours

Explore the Museum with an expert!  Take a guided tour and enhance your experience with additional insight into the artifacts and exhibits, behind-the-scenes details of the Museum’s creation, and opportunities to dig deeper into the stories behind objects on display.

For information on booking a private tour, please contact our Group Sales Department at 267-579-3476.

Early Access Guided Tour – Core Exhibition

Offered every Tuesday, Thursday*, and Saturday at 9:00 am 
$50 non-members, $35 members

This 60-minute guided tour offers visitors an exclusive opportunity to see the Museum's exhibits before we open.  Limited to 15 people, these early access tours are great for members and first time visitors alike! Space is limited to 15 people. 

Early Access Hamilton Tour - Book Now for November tours

Offered Thursdays at 9:00 am - Beginning Nov. 1
$50 non-members, $35 members

This 60-minute tour offers visitors an exclusive opportunity to see the Museum’s exhibits and explore Hamilton-related objects and stories before we open. Space is limited to 15 people. 

*Beginning Thursday, Nov. 1, the Early Access Tour will be Hamilton themed. 

Audio Tours - NEW!

Tours are $3 for members, $4 groups, and $5 for general public with regular admission
Available at the Front Desk

Take our new audio tour of the Museum’s core exhibition narrated by the Museum’s Vice President for Collections, Exhibitions and Programming Dr. R. Scott Stephenson, and featuring the “voices” of Phillis Wheatley, the first published African American female poet, and Baroness Frederika von Riedesel, who aided the wounded and journaled about her experience.

Highlights Tour

Offered Saturday at 11:00 am and 3:00pm and Sundays at 3:00pm
Admission plus $12 non-members, $12 members

The Family Highlights Tour is an all-ages experience that offers an immersive and thought-provoking guide through the galleries. This tour is designed with family-friendly questions and activities at each stop, providing a unique opportunity for children and their adults to engage with the exhibitions.

Family Highlights Tour

Offered Sundays at 11:00 am
Admission plus $12 non-members, $12 members

The Family Highlights Tour is an all-ages experience that offers an immersive and thought-provoking guide through the galleries. This tour is designed with family-friendly questions and activities at each stop, providing a unique opportunity for children and their adults to engage with the exhibitions.

Hamilton Walking Tour - Book Now for November

Offered Saturdays at 4:00 - 5:00 beginning November 2018
$31 non-members, $12 members

Join a Museum educator for a 60-minute walking tour of Philadelphia as it was when Alexander Hamilton called this city home.

Reynolds Affair Walking Tour - Book Now for November

Offered the first Friday of every month at 4:30 pm beginning November 2018
$31 non-members, $12 members

What was that pamphlet all about, and who was Maria Reynolds? Join a Museum educator for this lantern tour of Alexander Hamilton’s scandalous affairs in our Philadelphia neighborhood.