Small Group Tour of the National Gallery of Art
If you are going to be traveling to the DC area, then you will want to make sure that you put a stop at the National Gallery of Art for one of their small group tours that will allow you to come up close with works from some of the most renowned artists ever. Pieces from Van Gough, Rembrandt to name a couple is able to be seen here in a very small group setting. There is a minimum number of people that will have to be part of each tour and if that number is not met, you will be included in the next tour instead. It is advised that you wear comfortable shoes as this tour will last about two to two and a half hours and your guide will explain a number of the pieces that you will see along the way of the tour.
You will be able to take comfort that the maximum number of people that will be allowed on this tour is 8 which will mean that you will have a small group which allows you the chance to ask any questions that you might have for the tour guide.
it goes without saying that the museum is subject to close without notice for a number of reasons. Should this be the case you will unfortunately not receive a full refund for your tour. There is a requirement that proper dress when going to the museum for the tour. this will be an activity that many people will want to make sure that they go on when they are visiting the greater DC area. Call your travel agent today to book this activity.
Enter the National Gallery of Art and follow your guide through one of America's best collections of artwork produced by Renaissance artists, French Impressionists, and great American painters. See works from Claude Monet, Raphael, Gilbert Stuart, and Edgar Degas, as well as more modern artists like Picasso, Pollock, Warhol, and O'Keefe, as you learn what's really behind the creation of some of these pieces. Your guide will lead the way through the halls of the museum, telling stories, and stopping at famous works of art. Some pieces you'll see on this tour include 'Ginevra de'Benci' by Leonardo da Vinci, 'Self Portrait' by Vincent Van Gogh, and 'Woman with a Parasol' by Claude Monet. Listen as your guide fills you in on the techniques behind some of the paintings, as well as some of the history and scandals that happened because of them. You'll also learn about the museum's building which took just 100 years to transition from a nearly hollow building to the home of the US's best art collections.
Pickup & Return:
National Gallery of Art.
- Professional guide
- Small-group tour
Does not include:
- Gratuities (optional)
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- Food and drinks, unless specified
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- A maximum of 8 people per tour allowed
- A moderate amount of walking is involved
- Minimum numbers apply. This tour will not run without a minimum of 2 guests to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.
Notes: National Gallery and other attractions or museums in DC may be subjected to occasional closures without previous warning from the museum management. When this occurs, we will provide guests with an appropriate alternative if the museum opening time is delayed more than 1h from the tour starting time. In these cases we are unable to provide refunds or discounts. Appropriate dress is required for entry into some sites on this tour. No large bags or suitcases are allowed inside the museum, only handbags or small thin bag packs are allowed through security. Due to increased security measures at many attractions some lines may form on tours with 'Skip the Line' or 'No Wait' access. Some specific rooms inside the museum are subjected to a very quiet or restricted right to speak inside, in this cases your guide will provide the information about this places before entering the specific rooms where this rule applies. Some collections may vary along the year.