Campus Tours

Group Tours

Group of visitors touring campus

Designed exclusively for school, team, or community groups, these Stanford organized tours offer a great introduction to Stanford University. Reservations are required, so book ahead!

Highlights Group tours follow the same route as our Campus Walking Tours and include:
  • The Main Quad
  • Memorial Church
  • White Plaza
Upon advance request, tours may include areas of specific interest to the group.
Duration 1 hour
Cost The charge for group tours varies depending on the size and type of group.

Group Tour Rates:

Private Organizations*
Group Size
Tour Fee
9 – 25
26 – 50
51 – 75
76 – 100
Schools and Non-profit Organizations*
Group Size
Tour Fee
9 – 25
26 – 50
51 – 75
76 – 100
*If less than two weeks notice is given, an additional $10.00 charge is applied to the tour fee.

The tour fee is waived for groups sponsored by a high school or community college and reserved at least two weeks in advance by a teacher or counselor.

Our current 2017 schedule for group tour requests is as follows:

Monday–Friday (no weekend group tours are available)

  • 10:45 am
  • 1:15 pm
  • 3:45 pm

Please view our available tour times before requesting a tour at Group Tour Availability.
Note that Group Tours are offered between January 19–March 17 and April 12–May 31.
Our Summer schedule is not available at this time. For questions, please contact:


All groups of 9 or more must make a reservation in advance. As a rule, we give first priority to academic groups—domestic or international—that are sponsored by the school or institution itself. We also prioritize by dates the requests are sent in.

To request a group tour, please email us at with the following information:
Your name and contact information (email, office phone and cell phone number)

  • Name and description of your group
  • Your company name ( if different from name of group)
  • Total size of group (students and chaperones)
  • Nature of visit
  • Preferred dates (from the list above) and times (from the list above)

We no longer accept new reservations by phone. If you are coming to campus with a group of 8 or fewer, you may join one of our Campus Walking Tours—no reservation is required.

Additional Information: All tours are conducted in English, and visiting groups with non-English speaking participants must provide their own interpreter(s).

Updated on January 12, 2017 2:39 PM