The Mitchell Gallery - Annapolis
To schedule a group tour, please call 410-626-2556, or email the Gallery’s Art Educator, email@example.com.
Tours and Field Trips
School and After-School Tours: Teachers and group leaders of pre-school to high-school age students are invited to schedule a guided tour with hands-on activity during each exhibition. Education staff and docents are also available for classroom presentations to prepare students for their visit to the Mitchell Gallery.
Chaperones are required for all school groups visiting the Mitchell Gallery. We require a minimum of one adult chaperone for every eight students to ensure the safety of the students and protection of the art on view.
Family Programs: In conjunction with the public opening of each exhibition, families are invited to enjoy a guided tour designed for children ages 5 and older. Each tour is followed by an interactive hands-on activity for parents and children related to the exhibit on view. No reservation is necessary.
College and Adult Tours: The Mitchell Gallery welcomes and encourages college classes and adult groups to visit the Gallery for private tours.
Interpretive Educational Programs: The Mitchell Gallery offers gallery talks, lectures, seminars, and workshops in connection with exhibitions. Dates are included in the calendars. These programs are open to the general public and most are free of charge. Registration requirements are noted in the calendars.
Art Express: Lunch-hour tours and discussions are scheduled once for each exhibition and are noted in the calendars. Bring your own brown-bag. Juice and soda provided.
Book Club: Members of the St. John’s College community lead discussions on books that complement each exhibit. Dates are noted in the calendars.
Docent Tours: Docents are available every Thursday for tours on the half-hour from noon until 3 p.m. No registration is necessary. Docents are also available at other times by special arrangement. Please call 410-626-2556.
All scheduled groups should arrive at least 10 minutes before the scheduled program. If a tour must be cancelled, please call 410-626-2556 promptly. The Mitchell Gallery follows St. John’s College practice during severe weather, which is posted on local broadcasts for school closings.
Group tours may be dropped off outside the Key Auditorium. Detailed parking information is located on this website link: Annapolis Events, Campus Resources, Annapolis Campus.
Entrance to the Mitchell Gallery and restrooms are barrier-free. Please contact the Gallery if other assistance is required. 410-626-2556.