Planning a family reunion or church group outing? If your group consists of 25 people or more, you must book your visit in advance using the Group Tour Form. Due to Covid 19 health guidelines we have implemented a timed ticketing system. Tours are scheduled every 15 minutes with a maximum capacity of 30 visitors per time slot. The self-guided multi-media experience lasts an average of one and a half hours. Contact our Group Tour coordinator by filling out a Group Tour Form.
BCRI requires that children are in groups with an adult chaperone (includes teachers and parents) at all times. Chaperones should ensure that museum rules are followed during your tour to help us keep the BCRI nice for all of our visitors. These will be explained at the beginning of your tour.
Grades K-3: 1 chaperone required per every 6 students
Grades 4-12: 1 chaperone required per every 8 students
Discounts for chaperones apply during the school year. Outside Jefferson County, required chaperones are $13 with additional chaperones at $15. Inside Jefferson County, required chaperones are free, with additional chaperones at $13.
School group reservations must be made through a K-12 school. If your group consists of 25 people or more, you must book your visit in advance.
Adult Group Discount
Groups with 25 adults or more are $13 per person with an advanced reservation.
Please call 205-328-9696 ext 203.
Free parking for cars and buses behind our building off of Fifteenth Street North.
Payment is due at the time of your tour. Major credit cards, checks from an organization, and cash accepted. Individuals and small groups may purchase tickets & prepay via our website. Large groups may phone our Ticket Booth to pre-pay, 205-328-9696 ext 229. Contact the Group Tour Coordinator at 205-328-9696 ext 203.
Please visit the education section of this website for curriculum guides and lesson plans as downloadable PDF files.
Group Tour Form
If your group consists of 25 people or more, you must book your visit in advance.