Public Tours

Join knowledgeable Kimbell docent guides for regularly scheduled tours focusing on the permanent collection and special exhibitions. 

Permanent Collection Ongoing

Wednesdays, 2 PM

Sundays, 3 PM 

Introducing the Piano Pavilion Ongoing Saturdays, 2 PM 

No reservations are required. Admission is required for nonmembers to visit paid special exhibitions. Please check back soon for information about the special exhibition The Brothers Le Nain: Painters of Seventeenth-Century France.

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Enrich your next Museum visit with free Acoustiguide audio tours for the permanent collection and building. More than 100 random-access stops feature the Kimbell’s signature paintings and sculptures, as well as Louis Kahn’s architectural masterpiece. About 25 family-friendly stops are designed for children ages 7 to 12.

Pick up and return audio-tour wands at Information desk on the lower level of the Kahn Building or at the Visitor Services desk in the lobby of the Piano Pavilion.

The Museum is also proud to present its new Acoustiguide mobile application. This app presents in-depth audio and visual information on 186 artworks in the Kimbell’s permanent collection from various periods and cultures. The app is user-friendly, allowing users to choose objects at random, to listen to either adult or child audio tour programs and to share their experiences through social media. To download for FREE for Apple phones and iPads click here and for Android phones click here

Adult Audio Tours
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Children Audio Tours
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