Book Your Group Tour Today

Arizona PBS specializes in educating children, in-depth reporting on public affairs, fostering lifelong learning and celebrating arts and culture. Explore Arizona PBS and its over 55 year history on a behind-the-scenes tour at one of the largest television studios in Arizona!

Available for groups ranging in size from 10-120, our guided tour offers a peek into the history of journalism in the Cronkite Museum as well as a behind-the-scenes look at media today in the studios and control rooms where Arizona PBS records your favorite local shows. You’ll also get a glimpse of journalism’s future: see how Arizona State University students are learning real world skills as they prepare to become the news media leaders of tomorrow.

Arizona PBS field trip

When are tours offered?

Tours are one hour in length and offered during business hours: Monday–Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Who can come?

Tour are available for school and youth groups (minimum age 1st grade/6 years old) and adult groups with a minimum of 10 people and a maximum of 120.

How much does it cost?

Tours are free, however groups are responsible for the cost of parking.

How do I book a tour?

Reservations are required for all visitors to Arizona PBS:

A minimum of two weeks advanced notice.

Group size 10-120 people.

Make your reservation by filling out the appropriate form below and emailing it to carly.ofsthun@asu.edu:

School/Youth Tour Request Form (PDF)

Adult Tour Request Form (PDF)

What happens after I submit my request?

You’ll receive a confirmation email from Arizona PBS with detailed information about the tour. Please fill out the form completely; otherwise your tour request will not be processed.

I’m a prospective student and I want to learn more about the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.

You can register for a tour of Arizona State University’s downtown Phoenix campus, which includes a tour of the Cronkite School.

I still have questions!

Contact the Volunteer Coordinator at 602-496-9685.