Understanding Art is a custom tour and art project developed for school children (K-12). Students will have a unique art experience in the galleries and studio with each exhibition.
Tour Length: 90 minutes
Group Size: 5-60 students
5-15 students: $30
16-30 students: $60
31-60 students: $120
Need-based transportation reimbursement and scholarships are available. Please email email@example.com to request.
Krasl Art Center and The Heritage Museum & Cultural Center offer sculpture walking tours and public history tours alternating every Thursday from May 31 through August 30. The guided tours begin at 5:30pm and run an hour in length. While both tours are free, a suggested donation of $5 will support the Heritage Museum and Krasl Art Center.
All tours will gather and begin inside the Whitcomb building (509 Ship Street). The Whitcomb Senior Living Community welcomes walking tour guests to enter the lobby of their historic building, constructed as a modern resort hotel in 1928.
Historic Walking Tour
This tour looks at our fascinating past, covering landmarks such as the Maids of the Mist Fountain and Silver Beach. A stroll on State Street will help us tell the stories of some of the most historic buildings of Old St. Joseph.
Sculpture Walking Tour
This tour features public sculptures created by world-renowned and regional artists. Stroll along the St. Joseph River and experience Krasl Art Center’s permanent collection. Individuals, families, and groups will enjoy these conversational, interactive tours with a volunteer guide.
The complete schedule of Summer 2018 St. Joseph Walking Tours follows:
Sculpture Walking Tours:
Historic Walking Tours:
Guests are advised to wear comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for the weather; tours may be cancelled in heavy rain or storms. For more information, please contact Krasl Art Center at (269) 983-0271 or the Heritage Museum at (269) 983-1191.