Education | Heard Museum


The Heard Museum offers a variety of specialized learning experiences for K-12 school groups, families and adult learners, both at the museum and off-site. Additionally, a variety of resources are available for teachers who want to learn more about American Indian cultures and art and incorporate distinctive curricula into their classrooms.

School Tours

School tours are available for grades K-12 in several museum galleries. The Heard Museum offers hands-on children’s educational tours.

Teacher Resources

Download supplemental curriculum materials and activity sheets.

Heard Museum Comes to You

A variety of programs can be presented at your location, providing a richer understanding of American Indian arts and culture for all kinds of groups.

Family Friendly Exhibits

Hands-on galleries offer interactive fun for children, and kids-at-heart, while many of the museum’s events offer unique cultural learning opportunities for parents and children.

Connecting Communities

Take a virtual field trip throughout Arizona’s tribal communities. Learn more about the state’s cultural centers and hear from tribal leaders.


Watch interviews, performances, and a video series that accompanies the Heard Museum’s signature exhibit, HOME: Native People in the Southwest.

Contact the Education Department

For more information, contact the Heard Museum’s Education Department by email at

School Tours

School Tours have been suspended at this time. Please check back soon or email us for more information to plan future tours.