Campus Walking Tour

Old Union

Spend an hour with a student guide exploring the highlights of Stanford’s beautiful campus.  A great introduction for first-time visitors and tourists.

Read more about the student guides in the Stanford Magazine article, "What You Don't Know About Tour Guides".

About the Tour


This tour covers central campus, including:

  • The Main Quad
  • Memorial Church
  • Science & Engineering Quad
  • White Plaza

The Campus Walking Tour departs from the Stanford Visitor Center.


70 minutes




7 days a week
11:00am & 3:15pm

The tour may be limited or closed during academic breaks and holidays.

View Schedule for details and to make reservations.


No reservations are required for parties of 9 or fewer.  We cannot accommodate parties larger than 9 on the Campus Walking Tour. Groups of 10 or more must book a group tour.


Discover Stanford

Sessions through August 15, 2014 are now available for online registration.

Golf Cart Tours and Science & Engineering Quad (SEQ) Tours

All tours offered through August 15, 2014 are now available for online registration.

Please note that neither golf cart tours nor SEQ tours are offered during the following dates:
April 1-8
May 24-26
June 5-15
July 4-6

During the summer, SEQ tours will be offered on a limited basis; SEQ tour dates for July and August will not be posted until 2 weeks before each tour occurrence.

Last update: December 15, 2009 9:30 AM