Adult Group Tours


Reservations are required at least three weeks in advance. Questions about Tours? Please contact Charlie Carr at


The Speed is the perfect destination for your next group outing. Come and experience 6,000 years of human creativity, enjoy lunch at Wiltshire at the Speed, and shop for unique gifts in the Museum Store. Docent-guided and self-guided tours are offered Wednesday through Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday from noon to 4 pm. Groups may be asked to divide into smaller groups to facilitate the tour.

Discounted tickets are available for groups of 10 or more or free for Speed members. There may be an additional fee for special exhibition tours. Reservations are required for groups to receive special pricing and ensure ticket availability.

Group Rates:
Adults (18-59) $10
Seniors (60+) $8
College Students $8

Group Rates during Tales from the Turf: The Kentucky Horse, 1825 – 1950 (November 15, 2019 – March 1, 2020) and Andy Warhol: Revelation (April 3 – August 21, 2020):
Adults (18-59) $12
Seniors (60+) $10
College Students $10


The Speed offers several options:

Docent-Guided Collection Highlights Tour
60-person maximum
Tour length: approximately 1 hour
Docent-guided tours bring art to life. Led by Speed docents (specially trained volunteers), docent-guided tours offer an engaging glimpse into the Speed’s collection.

Docent-Guided Special Exhibition Tour
40-person maximum
Tour length: approximately 1 hour
Discover the Speed’s temporary exhibitions with a Special Exhibition tour. View our current or upcoming exhibitions. Special rates may apply.

Self-Guided Tour
Tour length: approximately 1 hour
Explore the collection on your own, strolling through the galleries at your leisure and spending as much time with your favorite works of art as you like.

After Hours Group Visit
This monthly program occurs every third Friday from 5-10 pm. Check out the After Hours web page to see the schedule of music, performances, and of course, art! Docent-Guided group tours are unavailable due to the size of event. Special group rates may apply. 


Scheduling Your Visit
Reservations are required at least three weeks in advance. Payment is due in full one week prior to tour date. Schedule a tour!



Please visit our Tours page to learn more about the Museum’s different tour offerings.