Private Tour Pricing and Themes

Please schedule tours with us at least 2 weeks in advance.  For more information about private tour offerings or to schedule a tour, email tours@currier.org or call 603.669.6144, x131. Prices may vary for special exhibitions.

 

Individuals per Group

 

Private Tour – Museum Only

 

Private Tour – Zimmerman House Only*

*limited to 12 people per group

 

Private Tour – Combination Package – Museum and Zimmerman House
1-15 $185 (one docent) $250 $270
16-30 $370 (two docents) $500 $540
31-45 $555 (three docents) $750 $810
46-60 $740 (four docents) $1000 $1080

We are happy to offer a variety of themes for private tours and we also can provide custom tours to meet your needs.  Each of the tours listed below are about one hour long.

 

1. Welcome to the Currier
large woven tapestry with overall design, children, men and women in medieval dress in front of castle-structures, a hunting scene in the background, lush and rich trees, vegetation, a sense of revelry and abundance. In front of tapestry, a small child pickpockets a woman dressed in wealthy attire.

The Visit of the Gypsies, c. 1510, Unknown Franco-Flemish, wool and silk

This tour includes collection highlights, museum history, and exploration of special exhibitions throughout the year.

 

2. Introduction to Exploring Art
Cous Cous, 1961-2, Joan Mitchell, oil and acrylic on canvas.
Cous Cous, 1961-2, Joan Mitchell, oil and acrylic on canvas

This tour will help visitors explore the basic tools and tips for looking at art and examining color, line, and form; artistic movements; and changes in art history.

 

3. From Anonymous to Aponovich: New Hampshire History in Art

James Aponovich, Still Life with Chocolates, 1984.
James Aponovich, Still Life with Chocolates, 1984.

This tour focuses on New Hampshire-based artists, or artists who have some connection to the region, from early colonial to contemporary artists.

 

4. Women in Art

simple black and grey cross stands in front of seascape, base of cross enclosed in small fenced area with grass, a plaque/memorial placed in center of cross’s base.
Cross By the Sea, 1932, Georgia O’Keeffe, oil on canvas

This tour will focus on works by and of women from the earliest eras in the collection to contemporary art. Explore the lives and styles of women artists such as Georgia O’Keeffe, Lila Cabot Perry, Louise Nevelson and others, and learn how artists have depicted the female subject.

 

5. European and American Impressionism
brightly colored land and seascape, 2 figures (a mother and young son) walk across a bridge towards the viewer, dappled sunlight effects on the trees, bridge, water, boats, and buildings in background.

Seine at Bougival, 1869, Claude Monet, oil on canvas

See paintings from the era of capturing light and daily life in Europe and America. Explore works by artists such as Claude Monet, Childe Hassam, and Edmund Tarbell.

Please schedule tours with us at least 2 weeks in advance. For more information about private tour offerings or to schedule a tour, call 603.669.6144, x113 or email the Group Tours Administrator.