The center offers docent-led public tours (suitable for all ages) during the week, giving guests the opportunity to gain insights into the artists, artwork, and Burchfield’s innovative building. The Burchfield Penney can also customize a tour for your group, organization, school, or college, based on your specific interests and needs.
Please contact the Education Programs Manager for more information. Call at 716-878-3156 or email
Center guests can enjoy docent-led tours every Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday beginning at 2 pm. These free public tours allow guests to learn more about the artwork, the artists, and the building. In addition, please check the events calendar for upcoming curator tours, in-depth tours, and more.
We offer private group tours for individuals, corporate and nonprofit groups, individuals needing accommodation under the ADA, conference and bus tour attendees, and social organizations. Admission for group tours is $10 per person. Please contact the Education Programs Manager to book your tour.
The Center can offer catered lunches, event space, and custom-designed programs for your group.
We welcome educators from pre-school to college to book tours for their students. Each visit is customized to your needs and areas of study. Visit our School Group Tours page for more information.
Please book your visit at least two weeks in advance by submitting the form below, by calling 716-878-3156, or emailing the Burchfield Penney at email@example.com
One chaperone is needed for every ten students. A coat room, lockers and wheelchairs are available. Please review the museum guidelines and accessibility in advance of your visit. You may also inquire about adding a hands-on art activity with your tour.