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Experience our urban campus in the heart of San Francisco with a guided tour of galleries, exhibits, housing, and state-of-the-art facilities. Don’t see a tour that fits your schedule? Call us at 415-618-8576 or email us at and we will customize a tour that’s right for you!

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Please note: we are temporarily suspending all tours through Saturday, January 9, 2021 as a preventative measure in response to our monitoring of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation. We look forward to scheduling a tour for you starting on Monday, January 11, 2021. Please visit this page again on Monday, July 13, 2020 to schedule it.

In addition, no tours are available on Sundays or the dates mentioned below.

Tour Times

Booking multiple tours? You can book tours back to back (e.g., 9:00 am and 10:00 am).

Animation & Visual Effects (2D, Stop Motion, 3D & VX), Game Development and Music Production & Sound Design for Visual Media
9:00 AM 3:00 PM
Advertising, Graphic Design and Interaction & UI/UX Design
9:00 AM 3:00 PM
Fashion Marketing, Fashion Merchandising, Fashion Product Development, Fashion Visual Merchandising and Jewelry & Metal Arts
9:00 AM
Acting, Motion Pictures & Television (Sound Stages) and Writing for Film, Television & Digital Media
10:00 AM
Architecture, Interior Architecture & Design and Landscape Architecture
10:00 AM
Art History and Fine Art (Painting & Printmaking)
10:00 AM
Fashion Design (Multiple Degrees)
11:00 AM
Fine Art (Sculpture)
11:00 AM
Industrial Design and Automotive Restoration
11:00 AM
General Tour (Library, Classrooms and Labs, Student Work and Multiple Departments)
1:00 PM
Campus Housing (Undergraduate Buildings Only)
2:00 PM
Illustration and Visual Development
2:00 PM
2:00 PM
Art Education, Communications & Media Technologies and Motion Pictures & Television (Post Production Editing)
3:00 PM

Need ADA Accommodations?

Our shuttled tours may include stairs, uneven surfaces and other physical requirements. Should you require any disability-related accommodations, please briefly list them in the comments box above. Please limit your comments to 255 characters or less.

Please note, Academy of Art University, and its galleries, will be closed on:

  • Saturday, July 4, 2020 in observance of Independence Day
  • Monday, September 7, 2020 in observance of Labor Day
  • Thursday, November 26, 2020 through Saturday, November 28, 2020 for the Thanksgiving Break
  • Thursday, December 24, 2020 and Friday, December 25, 2020 for the Winter Holiday
  • Thursday, December 31, 2020 and Friday, January 1, 2021 in observance of New Year’s Day

Don’t see a tour that fits your schedule? Call us at 415-618-8576 or email us at and we will customize a tour that’s right for you!

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