The Appleton offers a variety of self-guided or decent-led group tours. Book your tour in advance to receive special group rates and bypass admission lines.
Guided tours are conducted by a trained docent or staff member and are approximately one hour. The Museum Collections tour introduces visitors to treasures from the permanent collection. You are encouraged to review current and upcoming exhibitions for other possible tour topics.
We also welcome group visits from museum and tourism professionals, meeting planners, organizers of trade shows and representatives of hotels, airlines and tour companies. For additional information or to book a group tour, please contact Griselle Gonzalez-Vazquez, 352-291-4455 ext. 1836. Or to book online, click here for adult tours and here for youth tours.
Group Admission Rates
The rates below apply to groups of 15 or more. Regular admission fees apply for groups of less than 15. Payment for your group can be made in person the day of your scheduled tour.
|Seniors (age 55+ Yrs)||$6.00|
|EDUCATOR with ID||$5.00|
|UNIVERSITY STUDENT with id||$5.00|
|Group bus driver||FREE|
Guided Tours for Adults
To schedule a group tour for 15 or more adults, please click here. When planning your group tour, please keep in mind:
Guided Tours for Youth
To schedule a group tour for youth, please click here. When planning your group tour, please keep in mind:
The Appleton offers reimbursement for bus costs incurred by Marion County school field trips to the museum. If you are interested in taking advantage of this opportunity, please click here for the reimbursement form, or contact Hollis Mutch for more information.
Self-Guided Group Tours
Self-guided group tours of the Appleton's galleries are also permitted. Please contact Griselle Gonzalez-Vazquez to schedule your visit and lock in group rates; please be detailed in your request.