Free Guided Tours
Every Tuesday at 3 P.M.*, the Museum offers guided tours of the Core Exhibition. The drop-in tours are free with Museum admission. The meeting point is in the Museum’s lobby. The tour includes all three floors of the Core Exhibition, which explore Jewish Life a Century Ago; The War Against the Jews; and Jewish Renewal. The tour is recommended for visitors who are at least 12 years of age. Parents are advised to preview the exhibition and use their discretion.
Free Mobile Tour
The Antenna™ audio tour of the Museum’s Core Exhibition is available for free thanks to the generosity of Con Edison. The award-winning English version is narrated by Meryl Streep and Itzhak Perlman.
The free audio tour is available in the following languages in addition to English: Spanish, French, Hebrew, German, and Japanese.
Neckloops and transcripts in regular and large print are available for free.
The full length of the audio tour is 1.5 hours but can be shorter depending on the visitor's preference of getting in-depth information about artifacts or overviews of sections.
Learn more about Group Tours.
The Museum offers a variety of tour options for groups of 10 or more adults, youth, or students. Bookings must be made in advance. Groups enjoy a 10% discount in the Pickman Museum Shop.