Talks & Tours

The Dallas Museum of Art presents an array of talks and tours exploring art from around the world and throughout time with distinguished artists, scholars, and artistic leaders.

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Missed a talk? Visit the Program Recordings page to listen to selected past lectures, gallery talks, and other events presented by the Dallas Museum of Art. 

Upcoming Talks & Tours

Format: 7/21/17

Saturday Spotlight Tours

Saturdays, 2:00 p.m.

Get to know the DMA through a Saturday Spotlight Tour. DMA docents will be on-site to lead free tours introducing visitors to the highlights of our collection. Tours will depart from the Visitor Services Desk at 2:00 p.m. every Saturday.


Gallery Talks

Wednesdays, 12:15 p.m.

Grab a bite of insight and join DMA staff, artists, and local scholars to explore the Museum's collection and exhibitions during weekly lunchtime gallery talks.


Late Night Talk: The Guerrilla Girls

Friday, August 18, 7:00 p.m.

With site-specific projects and print campaigns around the world, feminist activist art collective The Guerrilla Girls exposes gender and ethnic bias in art, politics, and pop culture. Hear from Guerrilla Girl Käthe Kollwitz on how they came up with some of their most provocative work and why humor is an effective tool for raising awareness.


DMA Members-Only Tours

Selected fourth Sundays, 1:00 p.m.

DMA Members are invited to join us for an exclusive docent-led tour on selected Sundays throughout the year.


Decorative Arts Symposium

Thursday, September 21, 10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Join us for a special morning at the DMA Decorative Arts Symposium featuring internationally acclaimed speaker P. Allen Smith; John Hays, Deputy Chairman, Christie's; and an expert from Farrow and Ball.