SELF-GUIDED GALLERY TOURS
Visitors are welcome to come and explore the galleries at their leisure during the museum's open hours of Tuesday – Saturday, 10am – 5pm. To ensure the safety of both visitors and the artwork on exhibit, please keep the group size of your self-guided tour under ten people.
GUIDED GALLERY TOURS
Guided gallery tours are available for any group! Schedule an enjoyable walk through the galleries. Tours make a great addition to your office outing, entertaining out-of-town guests, or introducing family and friends to the rich cultural heritage of the Wiregrass. Guided tours are made available Tuesday – Friday, 10am – 3pm.
Guided Tour: $3/person
GUIDED GALLERY TOURS & HANDS-ON ART LESSON
Explore the museum's historic architecture and select works on exhibit as you take an interactive guided tour through our seven unique galleries. Students will enjoy looking at works of art as they are challenged to make connections between what they see and everyday life. During the tour, a guide will engage your group in the learning process through stimulating activities and interpretive questioning strategies that address Arts Education curriculum standards. Upon request, groups are also invited to visit the Art Studio for a hands-on lesson! Children will receive a grade-level appropriate art-making lesson led by a WMA Art Educator. Please allow at least one hour for both the guided gallery tour and hands-on art lesson.
· Guided tours with a hands-on lesson are available for all ages Tuesday – Friday, 10am – 3pm
Guided Tour: $5/person
MURALS OF THE WIREGRASS TOURS, SELF-GUIDED & GUIDED TOURS
Visitors can request a free self-guided mural tour map at the museum reception desk before taking a leisurely stroll through historic downtown Dothan, Alabama's Mural City.
Experience the Murals of the Wiregrass by scheduling a guided walking-tour today! Discover first-hand the painted history of the people and traditions which gave birth to a community, an industry and a way of life. Walking among these giant works of art, you get a sense of how these people, places and events shaped our area, and leave with a feeling of how very important their contributions are to the people in our community.
Guided walking tours are available for groups of 10 or more.
Offered Tuesday – Friday, 10am – 4pm. Special arrangements can be made for Monday and Saturday if needed.
Guided Tour: $5/person
BOY SCOUT & GIRL SCOUT TOURS
Visit the local art museum to learn about your heritage! The Wiregrass Museum of Art is located inside Dothan's original Municipal Light and Water Plant. Earn your art badge at the WMA as you explore the building's historic architecture, investigate artworks on exhibit in seven different galleries, and make your way upstairs to the Art Studio to create a masterpiece of your very own!
Guided Tour: $5/Scout