Talks & Tours

Guided Tours

Due to health and safety protocols, this offering is not available for summer 2021. Please visit our Festival 2021 page for more information about offerings at Jacob’s Pillow this summer.

Learn about the history and legends of Jacob’s Pillow on a free 30-minute guided tour of the National Historic Landmark grounds. Guided walking tours, led by Jacob’s Pillow staff and interns, start from the Welcome Center, which is located next to the Ted Shawn Theatre.

Visitors may also pick up the National Historic Landmark Tour brochure and take a self-guided tour at any time.

To learn even more about dance history, visit the Norton Owen Reading Room to explore selections from the Pillow Archives.