MUSEUM TOURS & TRIPS
Delve deeper into the significance of the art featured in an exhibition by joining a docent-led tour on Sunday at 1:30 pm. Our knowledgable docents will deepen your understanding, and you'll come away with a greater appreciation of the artwork presented. Private group tours are available if arranged in advance. Contact Heather Aaronson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 563.326.7804 x 2045.
Baltasar de Echave y Rioja, The Adoration of the Magi, 1659, oil on canvas, 1925.84
ADULT GROUP TOURS
Self-Taught Genius: Treasures from the American Folk Art Museum
1:30 pm Saturdays, November 22, December 6, 13
1:30 pm Sunday, November 23
This themed tour series will help you get in touch with the spirit of the season.
Each docent has chosen works from the museum's permanent collection to inspire you.
Sundays in December, 1:30 pm
December 7, docent Barb Hansen
December 14, docent Sue Staley
December 21, docent Sheila Fitts
Bring your group to the Figge for an unforgettable art experience. View world-class art from the Figge's permanent collection, as well as from a variety of traveling exhibitions. A guided tour will enrich your museum visit and offer new insights into the works. Group tours require a minimum of 10 people.
To schedule a tour, contact Heather Aaronson at 563.326.7804 x2045 or email@example.com.
STUDY TOURS FOR K-12 STUDENTS
Figge study trips are a great way to enhance your classroom curriculum. Our docent-guided tours help your students build vocabulary and develop critical thinking skills, while introducing students to the visual arts. Complement your tour with sketching in the galleries or a writing assignment.
Reservations are required and can be arranged with Heather Aaronson at 563.326.7804 x2045 or firstname.lastname@example.org
. Tours can be scheduled Tuesday-Friday 9 am-4:30 pm.
Group size: minimum of 15 students; maximum 30-150 (depending on tour)
Length of tour: pre-school-kindergarten • 30 minutes; grades 1-3 • 40 minutes; grades 4-6 • 60 minutes; grades 7-12 • 75 minutes
Optional art studio component: art activities require 45 minutes; there is an additional fee for including an art activity
Fees: gallery tours • $3 per student; Look & Do tours • $5 per student (includes an art activity). No charge for teachers and adult chaperones.
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