VIP Tour at the MFA | ART SMART
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VIP Tour at the Museum of Fine Arts

An exclusive, privately guided tour followed by optional treats and a tasting.

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A Private VIP Tour at the Museum of Fine Arts

Take a personalized tour through the beautiful and impressive collection at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston. Based on your interests and the desires or your group, ART SMART will create a tour that is tailored specifically to you. A knowledgeable and experienced art historian will act as your guide, leading you through the wonders of the Museum of Fine Arts. At the beginning or end of the tour, depending on your preference, you will have the option to purchase beverages and treats a la carte from one of the MFA’s two incredible restaurants. While you relax you will have the ability to chat with your guide about all things art and culture.

What to Expect on Your
Museum of Fine Arts VIP Tour with Wine

Upon completing your booking, you will receive a confirmation email that will include details about where to meet your guide. Your guide will create an incredible and personalized tour route based on the size and interests of your group. Along the way you may see:

  • Paul Gauguin’s Where Do We Come From? What Are We? Where Are We Going?
  • Paintings by other Impressionist and Post-Impressionist artists, including Degas, Monet, Renoir, van Gogh, Cassatt, and Cézanne
  • 17th century masterpieces by Velázquez, Rembrandt, and El Greco
  • Highlights of the Ancient World collection, with art from Egypt, Italy, the Near East, and Greece
  • Katsushika Hokusai’s The Great Wave
  • John Singleton Copley’s Watson and the Shark
  • JMW Turner’s The Slave Ship

Pricing for this tour starts at $500 for 2 hours, plus admission.

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Private tours for 1 – 4 people in your group booked online* start at $200 per hour (a 5% discount over tours booked via email or phone). All tours have a two-hour minimum. Additional people and/or additional time have an additional fee. Museum admission needs to be added for each person. This is added during your booking. We will get your tickets ahead of time for you. So you can skip the lines!

* For those who need a bit more service via email and phone, our pricing begins at $200 per hour for 1 – 4 people. Larger groups are $50 per adult, $25 per child.