Guided tours at GRAM are a wonderful way to share the power of art through learning and conversation in the galleries!

Experience GRAM’s world-class architecture, dynamic exhibitions, and the stunning treasures of its collection whether traveling solo, with your friends, family, or colleagues.

GRAM’s unique environment provides an ideal setting for your next group outing. Groups of 10 or more guests qualify for discounted group admission pricing, as well as a discount in The Museum Store. To schedule a tour, please contact Andrea Morgan at or 616.831.2930

Individual Tours

Special Tour with the Curator
ArtPrize Seven at GRAM: Nature/Nurture

October 9, 2015
11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Members: $25
Non Members: $30

Join us for an exclusive opportunity to hear from our Chief Curator, Ron Platt, about his selections for ArtPrize Seven at GRAM: Nature/Nurture. Learn about his curatorial selection and display process, as well as gain insights into the works featured in the exhibition and the Nature/Nurture theme.

Space is limited, and registration is required for this event. Register today!

Public Drop in Tours

Drop in tours are free with admission. There is no need to make a reservation, just drop in!

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Group Tours

ArtPrize Seven at GRAM: Nature/Nurture
September 23 through October 11, 2015
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Self-guided tours: $7 per person, includes reusable tote bag, water bottle, designated bus drop-off, 10% discount in The Museum Store, and assistance with ArtPrize voting registration

Docent-guided tours: Add an additional $40 per docent for guided tour

See ArtPrize Seven at GRAM: Nature/Nurture first, and bring your friends! A self-guided tour of the galleries is a great way to explore the art before the Museum opens to the general public and the crowds arrive. Extend your ArtPrize group experience with a docent-led tour and get an inside look at Nature/Nurture from one of our art educators. Groups of 15 or more will require more than 1 docent.

Learning to Look

Learning to look is a great way to start your museum experience at GRAM! By engaging in conversation about the formal qualities of art, gain understanding of the art-making process and unlock the choices artists make to tell their stories. Learn skills that can be used to understand art in any setting.

Green Tour

Experience the green features of world’s first LEED Gold-certified art museum. A guided conversation takes you through an exploration of the building and the works of art inside.

Family Tour

Share the experience with your family members of all ages! Select from one of GRAM’s guided tour themes above for a unique family outing.

Girl Scout Tours

Bring your troop to GRAM for an enriching experience while working toward badges. GRAM’s specially designed tour introduces Girl Scouts to the influence women have on art, as represented by GRAM’s collection and temporary exhibitions. This tour builds museum literacy skills through interactive activities led by docents in galleries.

Click here to learn more about our tour options for your Girl Scout troop.

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Special Interest Tour

There is something at GRAM for everyone! If you would like to request a tour theme topic that better suits your group’s interests, please contact Andrea Morgan at 616.831.2930 or email at

Schedule Your Group Tour Today!

You can make a reservation for your group tour online, or by contacting Andrea Morgan at 616.831.2930 or

You may also use this form to assist in scheduling a tour: Group Tour Menu

Please download this form for more information: GRAM Groups

Group Visit and GRAM Guided Tour Pricing:

A group must consist of at least 10 individuals.

Adult (18 +): $7.00 per person

Senior (62+): $6.00 per person

College (with valid ID): $6.00 per person

Youth (17 and under): $4.00 per person

Adult Group Leader: Free, one person designated per group

GRAM Members: Free (for self-guided tours, admission rates apply for guided tours)