Weekly Docent Tours
Saturdays at 11 am and 1 pm, Sundays at 2 pm
Free with admission

Visit each exhibit gallery throughout the Museum for an introduction to the Colorado Plateau. Trained docents provide insight and background. Reservations not required.

Behind-the-Scenes Tours

Did you know that MNA’s collections were identified as a National Treasure in 2007? Come behind the scenes to see why these holdings have national significance and hear how these “stored” objects and specimens are used and protected. Tours are generally on the third Friday of the month at 4 pm. Advance tickets are required, since these tours have limited capacity.

April 17 – Ethnology tour tickets

May 15 – Fine Arts tour tickets

June 19 – Archives tour tickets

July 17 – Archaeology tour tickets

August 21 – Botany tour tickets

September 18 – Paleontology tour tickets

October 16 – Archives tour tickets

November 20– Ethnology tour tickets

Horticulture Tours

Join Horticulturist Jan Busco for guided tours around MNA's extensive gardens.

School Tours

Schedule a School Tour

Take your students to one of the most interesting and educational museums in Flagstaff! MNA offers engaging school group tours, workshops and puppet shows for classes and student groups of all ages. Many of our student programs provide curriculum guides that meet Academic Standards for the State of Arizona. Click here for details. To request a tour email:

Group Tours

Schedule a Group Tour

Looking for a group activity in Flagstaff? A group tour of the Museum of Northern Arizona (MNA) is an ideal introduction to the arts, cultures, and sciences of the Colorado Plateau. Group rates and docent-led museum tour programs are available for groups of all ages. Call 928-774-5211, x275 to arrange for your custom group tour.

Ventures Trips

Explore the Colorado Plateau on a guided trips led by an expert. Trips range from day trips to Grand Falls or Red Mountain to multi-day rafting trips. Registration required. Click here to see the current list of trips.