MPM Tours

Take a guided tour with Museum experts and experience MPM in a brand new way! 


Hidden Connections: Maya Tour

Explore how the Ancient Maya civilization shared cultural similarities with Ancient Greece, Egypt, and China, and see examples of the Maya influence in your day-to-day life. 

Dates: Saturdays, February 10 - May 26
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Duration: 50 minutes
Cost: $4/person plus Museum admission; $2 MPM members


MPM Exposed Tours

Think you know MPM’s exhibits? Think again! Join these adults-only tours of your favorite exhibits and learn the stories our labels don’t tell you.

Cost: $5 per person plus Museum admission; $3 MPM members
Guests who take the MPM Exposed Tour must be 18+. Tour capacity is 16 people. 
Pre-registration is strongly encouraged. Tours fill up quickly!



MPM Exposed: Decline, Decay, & Death
Nothing's sure but death and taxes. Since no one likes taxes, we decided to do a tour about death instead! Learn about causes, practices, beliefs, and unexpected stories of death from different cultures around the world and through history.

March 1, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
March 3, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.




MPM Exposed: Secrets of Sustenance
Who loves food?! We certainly do! Join us on this yummy exhibit tour to learn about ancient food-ways, the miracle of fermentation, and why chocolate makes us happy. Hear stories and play games to learn about the history and science behind your favorite foods and beverages.

April 5, 5:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
April 7, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.