Public Drop-in Tours

Explore highlights of the collection on a 45-minute tour with one of our knowledgeable docents. Public tours are complimentary with admission and are limited to five guests per docent to allow for social distancing.

Space is limited; tickets are available at the admissions desk on the day of your visit. Questions? Contact us at or 727-892-4200 ext. 1021.

Weekly Schedule:
Tuesdays & Fridays          1:30 p.m.
Saturdays & Sundays      11 a.m. & 1:30 p.m.

Private Group Tours

Bring your group to experience art that explores the rich history, cultures, and wildlife of the American West. Special rates are available for groups of 10 or more; group capacity is limited to allow for social distancing. Let us help customize a memorable outing for your corporate, nonprofit, or social group.

School Group Tours

We are accepting requests for school tours during the 2020-21 school year. We can accommodate groups on a limited basis, with adaptations in place to create a safer experience for all.

Bring your students to the James Museum, where they will experience the stories of the American West through art. See works from Native American and non-native artists who honor the beauty of the landscape and bring to life the gritty history and exciting tales found west of the Mississippi.

self-guided tours

Pick up one of our new self-guided tour brochures when you arrive. Follow along at your own pace and see what you can discover within our galleries. With three themes to choose from, you can explore the collection from a variety of perspectives. Tour brochures are available at the museum on the second floor landing. Get a sneak peek below!