Walk-in Docent Tours - Back on-site!
Our docents open up the world of folk art and the history of the museum to you. Walk-in tours are back onsite, but remain limited. Please confirm the day’s tours by calling the museum front desk at 505-476-1204. Onsite tours are not available during the week of International Folk Art Market (IFAM), please join us online for our virtual tours instead.
For self-guided onsite visits, explore our gallery guides below:
Live Docent Virtual Tours on Zoom- Back With a Completely New Tour
A Time to Celebrate: "Fab Faves" as the Girard Wing Turns 40
Do you love Folk Art? Would you love to dive deeper into MOIFA’s Girard Wing with its 10,000 pieces of vibrantly colored and fantastically arranged folk art from dozens of countries? Here’s an all new look with the amazing stops that top everyone's favorites list. Tour or re-tour—virtually—Alexander Girard’s last massive art installation from the comfort of your home or hotel with fantastic MOIFA docents. If you have been before you will find something new every time. The 10 “stop” tour lasts about 45 minutes. Please note tours run on MOUTAIN TIME. Register for the zoom at the date and time you prefer below:
For all our upcoming events at MOIFA visit https://moifa.org/events/
Reserved Group Tours
Are you a group of ten or more? If you would like to schedule a docent-led tour for your group, please contact Dawn at 505-476-1207 or email@example.com , at least one month prior to the date of your visit. Please be aware our group tours are very limited at this time and cannot be guaranteed. Tours for very large groups are not available at this time, please schedule ahead for your group rate for your self-guided group.
Onsite tours are not available during the week of International Folk Art Market (IFAM), please join us online for our virtual tours instead.
To learn more about our virtual interactive school programs or other DCA (Department of Cultural Affairs) offerings by visiting Invite a DCA Educator.
More Online Tours and Exhibits:
- Immerse yourself in the VIRTUAL TOUR of the past exhibit focused on Alexander Girard - Alexander Girard: A Designer's Universe
- Take a Virtual Visit to our many Online Exhibits
Virtual Tour: Alexander Girard’s Nativities- Christmas Season only
holiday virtual tour of "Alexander Girard’s Nativities". On the tour you will be treated to folk art Nativity sets from around the world collected by Alexander and Susan Girard. The tour includes historical background, fun facts about Girard’s original Nativity installations, and a few surprises.
There are no scheduled docent orientations at this time.
Please check back in FALL 2022!
For more information about our docent program: Contact Dawn at 505-476-1207 or firstname.lastname@example.org