Tours for Students

As a teacher, you have a variety of options for bringing your students to MOCA's two downtown locations,  MOCA Grand Avenue and the Geffen Contemporary at MOCA.

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Get a MOCA staff-led tour of exhibitions on view.  Find information about costs and reservations as well as pre- and post-visit curriculum materials, chaperone guidelines, museum rules, neighborhood walking tours, and an orientation video for your students.

Lead your own tour.  Find pre- and post-visit curriculum suggestions, chaperone guidelines, museum rules, neighborhood walking tour maps, and a classroom orientation video with which to design your own experience. Free; advance reservations required.

Contemporary Art Start (CAS) is MOCA's yearlong program for 3rd-12th grade classrooms, combining professional development, classroom curriculum, and multiple museum visits for a sustained exploration of contemporary art. Find all visit-related materials plus the CAS orientation video for students.