Group Tour Request Form • Please note that your request is only communicated when final submission button is clicked at the end of the form. This button will appear once all the required information and confirmations have been completed. • This is a request form for adult groups of 10 or more. • Guided tours are currently being offered for our American galleries, Mellon galleries, Faberge galleries, and Decorative Arts Galleries, as well as Highlights tours, tours of African American art and Elegance and Wonder: Masterpieces of European Art from the Jordan and Thomas A. Saunders collection. • Masks are requested for guided tours. Questions? Contact Kathy Parrish, Group Sales Coordinator, at 804.340.1575 or firstname.lastname@example.org.* I have read the above information and I am ready to proceed with my visit request.About Your VisitWhat kind of group visit are you planning?* Self-Directed Permanent Collection (free) Guided tour of Willie Anne Wright: Artist and Alchemist ($10 per person for groups of 10 or more) Self-Directed Special Exhibition, Willie Anne Wright: Artist and Alchemist (free exhibition) Self-Directed Special Exhibition, Dawoud Bey: Elegy ($10 per person for groups of 10 or more. No guided tours offered) Highlights tour of permanent collection ($10 per person, for up to 60 people) American Galleries tour ($10 per person, for up to 60 people) Mellon Galleries of Impressionism ($10 per person, for up to 30 people) Faberge Galleries ($10 per person, for up to 15 people) African American art ($10 per person, for up to 30 people) Elegance and Wonder ($10 per person, for up to 30 people) VMFA Scavenger Hunt For Self-directed Tours: What galleries do you plan to visit?* Select All African American Ancient (Egyptian) Ancient (Greek/Roman/Etruscan) Art Deco Art Nouveau East Asian (Chinese/Japanese/Korean) English Silver European (Byzantine/Medieval/Renaissance/Baroque) European (18th Century/19th Century) Faberge German Expressionism/French Modernism Interactive Teaching Gallery Mid to Late 20th Century Native American Photography Pre-Columbian South Asian (Indian/Nepalese/Tibetan) 21st Century Works on Paper Scavenger HuntVMFA Scavenger Hunts take approximately 1.5 to 2 hours and cost $15 per person. Our Scavenger hunts are based on facilitator availability and are offered between 10 am and 5 pm Monday through Friday. Please be aware of the maximum number of people allowed per tour theme.Scavenger Hunt Options* Superstars of the VMFA ($15 per person, for up to 44 people) The Pursuit of Power ($15 per person, for up to 56 people) Artful Globe-Trekking ($15 per person, for up to 48 people) Garden Party ($15 per person, for up to 60 people) Femmes Fantastiques ($15 per person, for up to 60 people) Dates and TimesPlease enter your top three dates and times. Dates must be at least 3 weeks in advance.Date 1* MM slash DD slash YYYY Date 2* MM slash DD slash YYYY Date 3* MM slash DD slash YYYY Please list your 3 top touring times. Please note, our tours are offered on the hour, based on tour guide availability.Time 1* : Hours Minutes AM PM AM/PM Time 2* : Hours Minutes AM PM AM/PM Time 3* : Hours Minutes AM PM AM/PM Lunch InformationAre you interested in having lunch at the museum?* Yes No Lunch at the Museum* We are interested in having lunch in Amuse Restaurant We are interested in having lunch in Best Café Marble Hall LuncheonsIf you have a group of 20 or more, I can arrange a luncheon in our Marble Hall. We ask that you select one entree and one dessert to be served to everyone in your group at least three weeks prior to your visit. If anyone in your group has any dietary restrictions, kindly share that information with us at least two weeks prior to your visit, when we contact you for your final guest count. The cost for a Marble Hall luncheon is $32 per person. This price includes tax and gratuity. If you request a Marble Hall luncheon, a menu will be sent to you via email.Best Café InformationBest Café operates on a first-come, first-served basis. Purchasing gift cards or box lunches does not automatically reserve seating space. You may sit at any open tables in the restaurant, or you may eat in our sculpture garden.Options* I am interested in a box lunch from Best Café I am interested in Gift Cards for Best Café Our group will be dining individually in Best Café Amuse RestaurantIf you are interested in dining in Amuse Restaurant, kindly call them at (804)340-1580. Amuse has a private dining room that seat groups of 20 - 32 people.* I understand that I must contact Amuse Restaurant directly to reserve a luncheon space.Other Museum AreasPlease select any other areas of the museum that you plan to visit Gift Shop (Max of 10 people at a time) Sculpture Garden Interactive Gallery Start Space Orientation Gallery Best Cafe Group InformationNumber of Adults*AccessibilityYou may request complimentary wheelchairs at VMFA Coat Check, to the right of the Main Entrance.Are there any adults with different abilities in your group?* Yes No How many adults with different abilities are expected on your group visit?*Please add any additional information you would like to shareContact InformationName* First Last Organization* Address* Street Address Address Line 2 City State / Province / Region ZIP / Postal Code AfghanistanAlbaniaAlgeriaAmerican SamoaAndorraAngolaAnguillaAntarcticaAntigua and BarbudaArgentinaArmeniaArubaAustraliaAustriaAzerbaijanBahamasBahrainBangladeshBarbadosBelarusBelgiumBelizeBeninBermudaBhutanBoliviaBonaire, Sint Eustatius and SabaBosnia and HerzegovinaBotswanaBouvet IslandBrazilBritish Indian Ocean TerritoryBrunei DarussalamBulgariaBurkina FasoBurundiCabo VerdeCambodiaCameroonCanadaCayman IslandsCentral African RepublicChadChileChinaChristmas IslandCocos IslandsColombiaComorosCongoCongo, Democratic Republic of theCook IslandsCosta RicaCroatiaCubaCuraçaoCyprusCzechiaCôte d'IvoireDenmarkDjiboutiDominicaDominican RepublicEcuadorEgyptEl SalvadorEquatorial GuineaEritreaEstoniaEswatiniEthiopiaFalkland IslandsFaroe IslandsFijiFinlandFranceFrench GuianaFrench PolynesiaFrench Southern TerritoriesGabonGambiaGeorgiaGermanyGhanaGibraltarGreeceGreenlandGrenadaGuadeloupeGuamGuatemalaGuernseyGuineaGuinea-BissauGuyanaHaitiHeard Island and McDonald IslandsHoly SeeHondurasHong KongHungaryIcelandIndiaIndonesiaIranIraqIrelandIsle of ManIsraelItalyJamaicaJapanJerseyJordanKazakhstanKenyaKiribatiKorea, Democratic People's Republic ofKorea, Republic ofKuwaitKyrgyzstanLao People's Democratic RepublicLatviaLebanonLesothoLiberiaLibyaLiechtensteinLithuaniaLuxembourgMacaoMadagascarMalawiMalaysiaMaldivesMaliMaltaMarshall IslandsMartiniqueMauritaniaMauritiusMayotteMexicoMicronesiaMoldovaMonacoMongoliaMontenegroMontserratMoroccoMozambiqueMyanmarNamibiaNauruNepalNetherlandsNew CaledoniaNew ZealandNicaraguaNigerNigeriaNiueNorfolk IslandNorth MacedoniaNorthern Mariana IslandsNorwayOmanPakistanPalauPalestine, State ofPanamaPapua New GuineaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPitcairnPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRomaniaRussian FederationRwandaRéunionSaint BarthélemySaint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da CunhaSaint Kitts and NevisSaint LuciaSaint MartinSaint Pierre and MiquelonSaint Vincent and the GrenadinesSamoaSan MarinoSao Tome and PrincipeSaudi ArabiaSenegalSerbiaSeychellesSierra LeoneSingaporeSint MaartenSlovakiaSloveniaSolomon IslandsSomaliaSouth AfricaSouth Georgia and the South Sandwich IslandsSouth SudanSpainSri LankaSudanSurinameSvalbard and Jan MayenSwedenSwitzerlandSyria Arab RepublicTaiwanTajikistanTanzania, the United Republic ofThailandTimor-LesteTogoTokelauTongaTrinidad and TobagoTunisiaTurkmenistanTurks and Caicos IslandsTuvaluTürkiyeUS Minor Outlying IslandsUgandaUkraineUnited Arab EmiratesUnited KingdomUnited StatesUruguayUzbekistanVanuatuVenezuelaViet NamVirgin Islands, BritishVirgin Islands, U.S.Wallis and FutunaWestern SaharaYemenZambiaZimbabweÅland Islands Country Work Phone Number*Cell Phone Number*Home Phone NumberEmail Address* Best means to contact you* Work Phone Cell Phone Home Phone Email Additional InformationPlease add any additional information that you would like for us to know about your requestHave questions about your visit? Please visit the FAQ page for responses to many common questions we receive regarding adult group visits.Confirm and submit your requestThe typical response time for a request is 5 business days. Once your request form has been processed, you will be contacted by our Adult and College Group Tour Department via email. If we are able to book your visit you will receive a confirmation email that includes our visit guidelines. The guidelines should be shared with all attendees of the museum. Group Policies If you arrive more than 30 minutes after your arranged tour time, you may be required to reschedule your time, depending on ticket availability. If you are running late for your tour time, kindly call (804)340-1575, Monday through Friday, and (804)340-1405 on Saturday and Sunday. TOUR A group of 10 to 40 people may add a guided tour component to their visit, based on Tour Guide availability, with at least a three-week notice. Special arrangements may be able to be made for larger groups. Guided tours are free for students. Guided tours may not be offered for all Special Exhibitions. Groups of more than ten people may not join the free daily tours led by museum Tour Guides. PAYMENT Full payment for all scavenger hunts, Special Exhibition tickets, and lunches must be made at least one week prior to your visit. Once payment is made, it is not VMFA's policy to offer refunds. Payments must be made in one payment, by either credit card, cash, or check paid to VMFA/Group Tours. We will not accept individual payments, nor will individual payments receive the group discount. We will attempt to contact you one week prior to your visit to make payment arrangements. If those arrangements have not been made at least four days prior to your planned date, you will be sent a letter of cancellation. Once payment is made, you will be sent a detailed confirmation of your visit. Membership numbers must be provided in order to secure free member tickets for anyone in your group. GUIDED TOURS If you have scheduled a guided tour and you are late, it is up to the Tour Guide to decide whether he or she may extend the scheduled time to accommodate your group, or they may opt to provide an abbreviated tour for the duration of the time they have been scheduled. Please arrive 10 to 15 minutes early, so that your tour may begin at the scheduled time. ARRIVAL College groups may enter through the Main Entrance. Busses may drop the group off at the Main Entrance. Bus parking spaces are available in front of the VMFA Parking Deck, on a first-come, first-served basis. Credit will not be given for any unused tickets. Unused tickets may not be redistributed nor refunded. All sales are final. COAT CHECK Visitors are required to leave their belongings at the coat check by the Main Entrance of the museum. This includes backpacks, lunches, and outerwear. Luggage is not permitted. Free Coat Check is provided at the Main Entrance for your convenience. All umbrellas, backpacks, and bags larger than 8x13x16 inches must be checked. Wheelchairs, strollers and gallery stools are available at Coat Check free of charge. Nothing may be carried on your back. All backpacks and all bags larger than 8x13x16 must be checked at Coat Check. This includes diaper bags. Anyone who accidentally makes it into the galleries with a backpack should be asked to wear it on the front or carry it in their hands through the galleries, directly to Coat Check. Those with permission to carry a bag due to medical supplies will receive an identifying sticker and should also wear the backpack on the front or carry it in their hands. Items on your back or side are easy to forget and can accidentally hit works of art of other visitors. Umbrellas are large and can accidentally swing into art when they are being carried. CANCELLATIONS Cancellations may be made with no penalty prior to payment. Once payment is made, no refund will be provided, unless VMFA initiated the cancellation. VMFA reserves the right to cancel reservations. If a cancellation has been made after payment, but prior to the date of your visit, our Group Tours Department will work to the best of their ability to reschedule your visit at no additional cost, however, a refund will not be provided. GROUP LUNCHES Group lunches may be arranged through our Adult and College Group Tours Department, with at least a three-week notice, and based on availability. BEST CAFE offers a cafeteria-style lunch, with seating on a first-come-first-served basis. Tables may not be reserved for groups. AMUSE RESTAURANT has seating to accommodate 20 to 32 people. Reservations must be made in advance for all large groups, and are recommended for all visitors. Reservations in Amuse must be made through Amuse Restaurant. VMFA's Adult and College Group Tours Department do not make reservations in Amuse Restaurant, nor are they responsible for reservations made in Amuse Restaurant. VMFA does not have a designated area for groups to have bagged or catered lunches. Groups may eat in the Sculpture Garden if weather permits. No outside catering is allowed in VMFA. MISCELLANEOUS To avoid confusion, we will communicate with one person from your organization throughout the scheduling process. Tours can only be scheduled by submitting a Group Request Form. Phone and email requests will not be honored. If you would like to submit a question prior to submitting your Group Request Form, please do so by emailing Kathy.email@example.com. Email is the best way for us to communicate with you. Please make sure the email you provided on your Group Request Form is correct. All group related correspondence is emailed. if the email you provided is incorrect this may result in your missing important information pertaining to your visit. We will not honor any phone requests. * I have read and understood the guidelines above and agree to share the relevant guidelines with all attendees.NameThis field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.