Online Tours

Virtual Group Tours

By reservation
Online via Zoom

Since we can’t get together in person, let’s meet up remotely! The National Portrait Gallery is now offering docent-led group tours for adults online. Tours on the following topics will be available by registration:

  • Highlights of the National Portrait Gallery Permanent Collection
  • America’s Presidents
  • Docent’s Choice of the National Portrait Gallery's Exhibitions and Collections
  • Every Eye Is Upon Me: First Ladies of the United States
  • Her Story: A Century of Women Writers
  • Thematic Docent's Choice Tours

Reservations must be made three weeks in advance of the desired tour date. To receive a tour request form, e-mail NPGAdultTours@si.edu or click here to request online. All tours are subject to availability; last-minute cancellations may occur. 

docent in a yellow jacket giving a tour in the gallery