college student group tours

Bring your students to experience art that explores the rich history, cultures, and wildlife of the American West. Let us help customize your tour to complement your course. For more information, contact Mollie Wilfert, Manager of Group Experiences, at 727.892.4200 ext. 1021 or



Explore the James Museum collection with one of our knowledgeable docents. Students will enjoy a 45-minute overview of the museum, focusing on select works of art from each of our seven galleries.


College Students: $8 (current ID required)
Professor: FREE


For the health and safety of our guests, volunteers, and staff, our group capacity is temporarily limited. We can accommodate groups of up to 30 people at one time. Students will be divided into small groups of no more than 5 people per docent to allow for social distancing.


Click the button below to access our tour request form. We will notify you if we are unable to accommodate your group on the date(s) you requested, and work with you to schedule your visit for an alternate date.


Admission is due in full on the day of your visit. Be sure to have an accurate headcount when you make your payment, as tickets are nonrefundable.

There is no tax on museum admission.


If you need to cancel your visit, we ask that you please do so no more than 2 business days prior to your tour date. You may also reschedule your visit based on museum availability.


Parking for personal vehicles is available in the South Core Parking Garage located at 101 1st Ave S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701. The height limit of the parking garage is 6’10”. The first hour is free and $1/per each additional hour. Special event rates vary and may apply.

Buses and large vans may pull up to the museum’s entrance at 150 Central Avenue to allow passengers to disembark.

Buses and vans that exceed the parking garage height limit may reserve street parking near the museum. Reservations must be made at least 3 business days in advance. Parking spaces are approximately 8’ x 22’ and cost $10 each. The parking fee will be added to your balance due and is payable along with your final admission. Parking fees are nonrefundable.


In accordance with the U.S. Centers for Disease Control as well as local and state government recommendations, we have made changes to many of our daily operations. While exposure to COVID-19 is an inherent risk in any public location where people are present and we cannot guarantee you will not be exposed during your visit, we are taking many precautions designed to protect the health of our visitors, staff and volunteers. Below is a list of our group tour requirements. We appreciate your cooperation in helping us work to keep you and our community safe.

All visitors, volunteers, and staff members are required to wear face coverings while inside the museum.

When entering the museum, temperatures will be screened using a touch-free device. Visitors with a fever of 100.4 degrees or more will be asked to return when they are well.

Every visitor will be asked to read and agree to our terms and conditions. Children under 18 must have a parent or legal guardian agree to the terms and conditions on their behalf. Please print and distribute the form (linked below) to all group members prior to your visit. A copy of this form will be sent in your confirmation email. Read and print the terms and conditions here.

Click below to learn more about the procedures we have put in place to help keep our visitors, staff, and volunteers safe while at the James Museum.