Take a tour and explore the history and heart of the Guthrie Theater.

For tickets, call the Box Office at 612.377.2224 or order online

Tours and packages can be scheduled for groups of 15+ (backstage), 15+ (Costume Rentals), and 10+ (architecture); two-week advance reservations are required. Contact Group Sales at 612.225.6244 or email

Backstage Tour (45 minutes)

Visit the Guthrie's signature main stages, our world-class scene and costume shops and more.

Our tours are accessible for patrons with disabilities. An American Sign Language interpreted backstage tour can be arranged with two weeks prior notice. Please make any special needs known at the time of booking.

Friday & Saturday mornings at 10 a.m.

$12 per person
$7 for subscribers, students and seniors

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Architecture Tour (75 minutes)

Architecture tours include the full backstage tour and get you to the foundation of the Guthrie’s groundbreaking facility, covering everything from design to build plans to neighborhood inspirations.

First Saturday of each month at 9 a.m., and the third Saturday at 10 a.m. 

$17 for adults 
$12 for subscribers, students and seniors 

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Costume Rentals Tour (off-site)

Immerse yourself in one of the nation's most impressive collections of theatrical costumes, boasting more than 50,000 unique costume pieces.

First Saturday of each month at 11:30 a.m. 

$12 per person 
$7 for subscribers, students and seniors

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Costume Rentals is located less than two miles from the Guthrie Theater, at 855 East Hennepin in Northeast Minneapolis

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Directions & Parking

Parking and mass transit options

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Know Before You Go

First-Timer's Guide

A handy know-before-you-go guide

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How to rent the Guthrie

Event & Building Rentals

Stage a memorable event 

Request info about Event & Building Rentals