Art Guidance, Consulting, Curation and Technology

New York City Tours

New York City


Museum Tours

  • The Frick Collection – Limited to groups of 4

  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    • *NEW Spring 2019 Tour* The Costume Institute presents Camp: Notes on Fashion

    • The Art of Seduction: Women, Scandal, and Portraits in the 18th-20th Centuries

    • Art, Culture and Everyday Life of Ancient Egypt

    • New Galleries for the Art of the Arab Lands, Turkey, Iran, Central Asia, and Later South Asia

    • Myth, Heroes and the Daily Life of Ancient Greece

    • The Glory of the Ancient Roman Empire: Gods, Emperors and Mere Mortals

    • 18th Century Period Rooms and Decorative Arts of France

    • The Radicals of 19th Century: Impressionist Art

    • Cubism and Beyond: 20th Century Art

    • American Art Wing

    • An Object Tells a Story: A Metropolitan Highlights Tour

  • New Museum

  • International Center of Photography

  • Guggenheim Museum

  • Whitney Museum of American Art

  • Cooper Hewitt Design Museum

  • Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) - Limited to groups of 5

  • Museum of Arts and Design - Limited to groups of 5

  • The Bard Graduate Center

  • Morgan Library & Museum

  • New York Historical Society

  • The Jewish Museum

  • National Museum of the American Indian

Gallery Tours

We provide private tours that feature leading galleries in these areas of New York City:

  • Chelsea

  • Upper East Side

  • Downtown

  • Midtown

  • Lower East Side

  • Bushwick

  • Williamsburg

To learn more about galleries in New York City, or to embark on your own tour, download our Discover Galleries app.

Kids & Family Tours

ArtMuse creates custom private tours and series based around your schedule, your child’s interests, and even their friends’ interests. Whether you are interested in a one-time excursion play date or a series of learning experiences over time, ArtMuse will accommodate your needs while guiding your kids through looking, searching, imagining, and communicating about the art around them.


Meet the ARTMUSE NYC Team


Nadja Hansen

Nadja Hansen has an M.A. in Museum and Gallery Education from the University of London and an M.A. in Art History from the University of Chicago. She has led school programs and adult gallery talks in London and New York, including at the Dulwich Picture Gallery, the Wallace Collection and the Courtauld Gallery, and for the New York Historical Society. She currently lectures at The Metropolitan Museum of Art – Cloisters.

Hansen has published articles on travel and art. Her great passion is inspiring people, young and old, to look at art in new ways and through renewed prisms and sharing her joy of it with those she teaches. She has a highly dynamic and energetic teaching style and makes interaction a focus of her work.

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Heather Cotter

Heather Cotter is a professional art educator with an M.A. in Art History from Boston University and an M.Ed. in Art Education from Harvard University. She has worked in numerous prestigious art museums including the Museum of Modern Art (New York), The Museum of Fine Arts (Boston), The National Gallery (Washington, D.C.) and the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Her multi-layered teaching approach encourages students to consider art as a visual representation, an emotional expression and an intellectual investigation.