When the Guthrie opened its new home in 2006, it was hailed "a 21st century dream factory" by Time magazine. Yet beyond the dramatic blue exterior there's more than meets the eye. Discover the history and heart of this acclaimed cultural destination through one of several tours.

View The LA Timesphoto tour of the Guthrie.


Backstage Tours»

A behind-the-scenes look at our rehearsal rooms, scene and costume shops and stages.

Self-Guided Audio Tours»

Choose from one of six famous voices to guide you through our public spaces at your own pace: Mayor Chris Coleman, Angela Davis, Kevin Kling, Former Mayor R.T. Rybak, Brian "B.T." Turner and Sally Wingert.

CostumeRentals Tours»

Explore one of the nation's most expansive collections of theatrical costumes, boasting more than 30,000 unique costume pieces. Public tours are available on the first Saturday of each month.

Architecture Tours»

An in-depth tour that focuses on the history of the building process, the site and its neighborhood in addition to specific features of the building.