Important update

Tours are suspended until further notice. 


Free Public Campus Tours!

Tours Hotline: (480) 644-6626

Wednesdays at Noon from September - May

~No Public Campus Tours in June - July - August or on Public Holidays~


Reservations are required.  Please make reservations 24 hours in advance, no later than the prior Tuesday at noon.  A tour of the Mesa Contemporary Arts Gallery is included at 1:15 p.m. as part of the Public Campus Tour.


Private Campus Tours

Tours Hotline: (480) 644-6626

Includes a tour of all Theaters, Art Studios on the first level, the Shadow Walk, and the Mesa Contemporary Arts Gallery.

Tuesday - Saturday, flexible hours offered for private tours Reservations are required at least 2 weeks in advance

  • Tours can be tailored to fit the interests and needs of the group.
  • No less than 10 and no more than 30 persons per group
  • $5.00 per person with a minimum of $50 per group
  • One payment per group required.
  • Payment collected 10 minutes prior to tour start time.
  • Private tours last approximately 1 1/2 hours.


Mesa Contemporary Arts Gallery Tours

Gallery Tours: 480-644-6562

Call today to make your Tour Reservations!

  • Docent led tour through all art galleries including current exhibitions
  • Tuesday & Wednesday: 10am - 5pm
  • Thursday & Friday: 10am - 8pm
  • Reservations are required 1 week in advance


To download a campus map, please click here.


Public Art


Theaters Complex



Mesa Contemporary Arts


Award-Winning Architecture



Visual & Performing Arts Studios





Construction History



  • Please allow at least one hour to one hour and fifteen minutes for a complete tour of the campus and wear comfortable walking shoes
  • If no reservations have been received by Tuesday at noon, the next day's public tour will be cancelled
  • Parking: South Lot off of 1st Ave., just east of Center St. Please click here for driving directions and parking
  • Please meet at the south entrance of the theater complex, near the brilliant orange theater (just off of the south parking lot)



*Every effort will be made to visit each of the four theaters and the art studios on the first level. Because Mesa Arts Center is a working facility, we cannot guarantee that all of the theaters or art studios will be available. We will do our best to keep you informed of any last minute conflicts that may arise.