Gallery Talks & Tours
Please note, Gallery Talks marked with an asterisk (*) require a special exhibition admission ticket.
Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collections and exhibitions during weekly lunchtime gallery talks. Missed a Gallery Talk? Visit the Program Recordings page to listen to selected past lectures, talks, and other events presented by the Dallas Museum of Art.
19 DallasSITES: Charting Contemporary Art, 1930 to Present
Leigh Arnold, Research Project Coordinator, DMA
26 Hotel Texas: An Art Exhibition for President and Mrs. John F. Kennedy
Olivier Meslay, Associate Director of Curatorial Affairs and The Barbara Thomas Lemmon Curator of European Art, DMA
3 The Indian Marriage Necklace: Gold Jewelry and the Gods
Dr. Anne Bromberg, The Cecil and Ida Green Curator of Ancient and Asian Art, DMA
10 Sports of "The Body Beautiful": Athletes and Olympians*
Donald G. Kyle, Professor of History and Classical Studies, University of Texas–Arlington
17 Hotel Texas: An Art Exhibition for the President and Mrs. John F. Kennedy
Scott Grant Barker, art historian
24 DallasSITES: Charting Contemporary Art, 1930 to Present
Gabriel Ritter, The Nancy and Tim Hanley Assistant Curator of Contemporary Art, DMA
Late Night Tours
Some exhibitions require an admission ticket.
These tours are presented in conjunction with Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art. Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with lectures, performances, concerts, readings, tours, family programs, and more!
Saturday Spotlight Tours
Every Saturday, beginning June 22
Get to know the DMA through a Saturday Spotlight tour. Beginning June 22, DMA Docents will be on-site to lead free tours introducing visitors to the highlights of our collection. Tours will depart from the Visitor Services Desk at 2:00 p.m. every Saturday.
Through a docent-guided or self-guided visit, K-12 and higher education students can explore the Museum’s collection and special exhibitions. Learn more about our programs for educators and students.
Please call 214-922-1222 or e-mail groupsales@DMA.org to schedule.
A fee of $5 per person will be charged for docent-guided tours.
At least three weeks' advance notice is required.
The Reves Collection
From Lilies to Lilacs
Other tours are available, customized to address your group’s special interest, such as flowers in art or mythology.