Museum Highlights Tour
This tour introduces visitors to a general history of the Spencer Museum of Art and to highlights of our collection. It offers an understanding of how to look at works of art, with special attention to the expressive qualities of each work and a brief cultural and historical summary.
Bring Your Own Book Club Tour
In conjunction with the Lawrence Public Library’s 2015 Read Across Lawrence book selection The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood,
the Spencer offers guided tours of the galleries in February and March to explore artistic interpretations that complement the novel’s themes.
Detective's Eye Tour: Art Conservation and Expert Sleuthing
This tour introduces visitors to art conservation by looking carefully at artworks in order to discover their hidden secrets and interesting histories.
Art of Kansas and the Region Tour
This tour focuses on Kansas and regional artists with emphasis on their academic and artistic backgrounds.