Group Visits

Self-Guided Visits

Self-guided group tours are available during regular museum hours:

Tuesday-Thursday | 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Friday |10 a.m.-9 p.m.

Saturday| 10a.m.- 5 p.m.

Sunday | 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

To schedule your visit, please call (504) 658-4100 or email

Discounted rates for adult groups of 10 people or more with advance reservations are as follows:

Adults | $15.00
Seniors (65 and older) & Military| $10.00
Students and faculty with college ID | $8.00
Children (ages 7-12) | $6.00
Children (6 and under) | FREE

Teenagers (ages 13 – 19)| FREE with TEEN PASS, courtesy of The Helis Foundation

NOTE: An upcharge of $8 will be required to view The Orléans Collection. NOMA members receive free admission year-round.

Docent-Guided Tours

Daily Public Guided Tours
Tuesday – Sunday | 1 p.m.

Meet in the Great Hall.


Besthoff Sculpture Garden Guided Tours
Fridays, Saturdays and Mondays | 12:00 p.m.

Meet at the Main Entrance of the Sculpture Garden.

With two weeks advanced notice, Docent-Guided group tours can be requested during regular museum hours.

Please contact call (504) 658-4100 or email for more information, or click here for a request form.

NOMA Mobile Guide and Audio Tour

NOMA and the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden feature a Mobile Guide available to all visitors for use on their own device. The tour is web-based and accessible here

School Tours

More information on scheduling a K-12 school visit can be found here.


School Visits

Submitting this tour request does not guarantee that your tour has been scheduled. You will be contacted by NOMA staff to confirm your tour request.
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