Tours for youth and adult groups are available Tuesdays and Thursdays between the hours of 10 AM–3 PM. Tours utilize Visual Thinking and Inquiry-Based learning strategies and align with the National Standards and Benchmarks within the Visual Arts. We require a two-week notice for most tours to schedule contact or call 616 454 7000 x18.

Tour: Introduction to Contemporary Art
What does contemporary mean? What exactly is contemporary art? If you are asking yourself these questions, this tour will help you find answers. This tour is offered as a point of entry into the world of contemporary art with fun gallery explorations.

Tour: Art As Experience Tour
Do you know how contemporary art differs from more traditional fine art like painting and sculpture? Do you want to have fun engaging with multi-sensory works of art that invite you to participate? This tour is designed to provide groups with new ideas about art – what it is and how it functions within contemporary culture.

45 minutes – $3/person ($30 minimum)

Tour Plus Activity
1 hour 15 minutes I  $7/person ($70 minimum)

Contact or call 616 454 7000 x18 to set-up your tour today!

Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts

2 Fulton West
Grand Rapids, MI 49503



Tuesday–Saturday | 12 – 9 PM
Sunday | 12 – 6 PM
Closed Mondays

Gallery Admission
Members: Free
Non-members: $5
Galleries closed until September 13 for ArtPrize installation

Film Admission
Members: $4
Non-members: $8