Educator Plan Your Visit


Guided Tours are available Wednesday-Fridays at 10:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.  Self guided tours start at 10:30 a.m.  Guided tours are limited up to 60 people.  Tours typically last for 90 minutes.

To arrange a tour, please complete the Group Reservation Form or contact Group Reservations between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday at 443-263-1831.

Please have the following information ready when you call Group Reservations to schedule a field trip:

• Name of contact
• School name,  address & phone number (e-mail if available)
• Requested theme tour
• First and second choice of dates and times
• Number of students and adult chaperones
• Grade level
• Special abilities or needs of your students

Program Costs

Admission for school tours is $5 per student.  Chaperones are required for group visits and are admitted free for every ten (10) students. Additional chaperones are $5 each.

Additional School Program Fees:

Journey In History Theater $5 per person; $8 per person with museum tour
Freedom Hour: Pre-school $3 per person
Joint Museum Tours $6-$7 per person
Outreach Program: Living History to Go $325 per class/assembly; $275 for 2nd performance on the same day.

Financial Assistance

Through the museum’s Children’s Access Program (CAP), school and youth organizations can receive free Museum admission and bus transportation if they are eligible as a Title I school, feeder school or demonstrate a need for financial assistance. Parochial and private schools are also eligible. When scheduling a tour, please ask for more details. A formal request letter for financial support must be submitted in writing on the organization’s letterhead and mailed to the Visitor Services Manager.

Reginald F. Lewis Museum
Visitor Service Manager
830 East Pratt Street
Baltimore, MD 21202


Lunchroom spaces are limited and must be reserved in advance. Please note that the lunch area is reserved on a first-come basis. The Museum Café has lunch options for school groups and classes may bring their own bag lunch. To order lunches from the Museum Café, please contact Class Act Catering at 443-368-1334.

Special Needs

The Reginald F. Lewis Museum is accessible for all students. Please inform us if students need a wheel chair or a sign language interpreter while participating in the museum’s school programs.