2019 Tour Reservation Request Information
Thank you for your interest in The National Steinbeck Center! Tour Request details are mentioned below in this form. After reading them, please click next to continue your tour request. If you have any questions please give us a call at (831) 775-4721 or email us at
The National Steinbeck Center requires a completed tour request form 2 weeks in advance of you planned date of arrival.
The National Steinbeck Center requires that all tours must have 12 or more attendees to qualify as a tour group.
Discounted Tour Admission Fees are $7.95 for Seniors, $9.95 for Adults. Guided Tours are an additional $2.50 per person. Archival Showings are an additional $2.50 per person.
All Tour Leaders/Chaperones and bus drivers are complimentary.
Having less than 12 or more attendees?
Please call (831) 775-4721 to call for an exemption to Guest Services Manager.
The National Steinbeck Center provides three tour options:
Self-Guided Tour: The guests are welcome to tour through the museum and interact with the exhibits by themselves.
Guided Tour: For an additional $2.50 per person, an exhibition guide will emphasize John Steinbeck content to your group as you guide through the museum for up to an hour. For your second hour, your group will be able to guide the exhibitions to further interact with the content.
Archival Tour: For an additional $2.50 per person, our Archivist will provide a showing of items from our Archives.
Estimated Time at the National Steinbeck Center:
The National Steinbeck Center recommends a stay for about 2 hours for the tour group to get a full experience.
In order for your group to enjoy every part of our museum and for their safety, each tour group can only have up to 50-60 people.
The National Steinbeck Center requires a payment 2 weeks in advanced from your visiting day. Further payment details will be mentioned in the "Payment Details" section of this form.
After Submission of Tour Request Form:
An NSC Guest Service Associate will email you a confirmation for your visit. This email will include a confirmation of the arrival date, bus parking directions, directions to the Center and payment instructions.
Please be aware that your tour is not confirmed until you have a NSC Guest Service Associate confirm your reservation. If the date you chose is not available, we will do our best to accommodate.
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