Educators & Groups

Experience the history

Group Tours

The Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday. Docent-guided tours are not available during free time. Please refer to our Plan Your Visit page for information on free times.

Requests received with less than three (3) weeks of notice cannot be guaranteed. 

  • February, May, and June school tours must be booked one month in advance.
  • No group tours on military holidays: Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Veterans Day, and Buffalo Soldiers Day (July 28)

$300 per group


Groups must arrive 30 minutes before the scheduled tour.

Please note: BSNM will pause school tours August 15 through October 15. We begin school tours again in mid October.  

Student/Youth Group Fees
Students $6/Chaperones $6


The museum is currently undergoing changes in its Group Tour scheduling.

Adult Group Tours will ONLY be scheduled on the following dates and times:
  • Tuesdays – 10 a.m.
  • Wednesday though Friday – 10 a.m. and 11 a.m.
  • Saturdays – 10 a.m.

All group tours require a minimum of 10 participants, with a maximum of 40 participants for docent-led tours.

All docent guided tours are ~60 minutes. 

Self-guided tours can be booked at any time or day of the week with a maximum of 50 visitors. 

Registration is still required for self-guided tours.

All tours that have been scheduled and confirmed before 8/15/23 will not be changed.

Adult Group Tour Fees
Adults 18 & up $12 per person
Youth 4-17/Students/Military (active or retired)/Seniors 60+ $6 per person

For more information on becoming a museum docent or volunteer, please email our Tour Coordinator at


The Group Tours Coordinator will contact you within seven (7) business days after receiving your submission with additional information to discuss your request. Tours are considered booked only after you have received a written confirmation from the Museum.

For assistance or questions about the tour reservation process, please email