Tours

We welcome groups to take self-guided tours of the park at any time. Exhibition materials can be found at the main (south gate) entrance. We also offer artist-led tours and private workshops for those groups interested in engaging artists in their park experience.

Artist-led Tours
These tours focus on the accessibility of contemporary sculpture while contextualizing the ideas behind viewing art in an outdoor setting. Past and present exhibiting Socrates Sculpture Park artists conduct the tours through open discussions with the visiting group.

Private Workshops
Conducted in the park or in schools, these workshops are customized to meet the interests of groups ranging from special needs to younger children and adults. Workshops include basic introduction to sculpture making while addressing themes relating to environmental issues in art-making. Workshops offered are taught by exhibiting artists and are inspired by the exhibition on view.

All group tours must complete a 2014 Tour Request Form. Tours will be approved on a first come-first served basis.

SOCRATES SCULPTURE PARK
PO Box 6259, 32-01 Vernon Boulevard
Long Island City, NY 11106
T 718 956 1819 / F 718 626 1533
Socrates is open 365 days a year from 10am to sunset.
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Socrates is open 365 days a year from 10am to sunset.