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


We can accommodate groups of up to 50 students at one time. Classes will be divided into small groups of 10 students per docent.


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.

Please submit a group tour request form at least three business days in advance. Request forms received on weekends will be reviewed the following business day. You will receive a confirmation email when your tour is scheduled.

Please submit a group tour request form at least two weeks in advance. Request forms received on weekends will be reviewed the following business day. You will receive a confirmation email when your tour is scheduled.


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.

For commercial buses, please contact the SP+ Parking office at 727-896-2256 or to make parking arrangements in the AL Lang Stadium parking lot. The SP+ Parking staff will discuss parking rates, create the reservation, take payment, and notify city enforcement so the bus is not ticketed. Please note that due to the event nature of this lot, space may be limited and not all reservations may be accommodated. SP+ Parking staff needs at minimum 2-3 business days’ notice to ensure there are no scheduling conflicts for the parking lot.

If SP+ Parking is unable to accommodate your parking reservation request, alternative parking for commercial buses is to reserve metered street parking spaces near the museum. Reservations must be made at least 3 business days in advance. Parking spaces are approximately 8’ x 22’ and cost $10 per parking space. The parking fee will be added to your balance due and is payable along with your final admission and docent fees. 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.

Visitors are required to wear face coverings during group tours.

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.