Guided Tours

In addition to general self-guided admission, the Driehaus Museum offers a variety of daily guided tours.

Daily Tour Schedule*

10:30 a.m. Museum Highlights Tour
11:30 a.m. Museum Highlights Tour
1:30 p.m. Museum Highlights Tour
3:30 p.m. Museum Highlights Tour

*The Museum is closed Mondays, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Year’s Day.

Driehaus Museum Highlights Tour

This special one-hour guided tour highlights the Museum’s history, architecture, and collection, illuminating design tenets that blended inspiration from art movements all over the world.

Daily, 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., and 3:30 p.m.
Tour length: 60 minutes
Cost: $5 with admission

Tickets are on a first-come, first served basis. Advance ticket purchase is not available or required.

Photo by Alexander Vertikoff for the Richard H. Driehaus Museum, 2011.

Exhibitions

L'Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters

L’Affichomania: The Passion for French Posters features approximately 50 posters by the five grand masters of the medium: Jules Chéret, Eugène Grasset, Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, and Alphonse Mucha. The posters date from 1875 to 1910, the exuberant era in France known as the Belle Époque. These pioneering artists reigned in Paris during this period of artistic proliferation, defining a never-before-seen, and never forgotten, art form. Read more

Featured Program

Valentine’s Day Cabaret: C’est L’Amour!
Saturday, February 11

Escape the cold and snow, and enjoy a Belle Époque inspired evening of cabaret! Chanteuse Claudia Hommel will bring her cabaret magic to the Driehaus Museum and transport you to Paris. Read more

Featured Program

Romantic Duos: An Evening of Classical Chamber Music
Friday, February 17

Featuring Rembrandt Chamber Musicians. When love is in the air, what could be more romantic than an intimate musical conversation? Romantic Duos explores the translation of great conversation into resplendent melody. Read more

News

September 13, 2016
‘Giant Gems of the Smithsonian’ Now Open in Dallas

The exhibition opened last Friday at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and includes a 56-carat amethyst necklace circa 1915 by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Read more

August 13, 2016
The National Historic Preservation Act Commemorates 50 Years

President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the NHPA into law on October 15, 1966, to encourage Americans to identify and preserve our nation’s cultural and historic resources. Read more