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Self-guided Tours

Normally we would welcome you with open arms on our campus with a variety of guided and self-guided tours. Unfortunately, due to the coronavirus, our campus is closed to visitors. Please visit our Virtual Engagements page to register for a Virtual Visit – over Zoom! We offer them daily.

Additionally, we hope you will take advantage of some of our self-guided options below including our self-guided audio “walking” tour.

Visitor Services Tours

Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour: Want to wander the campus on your own at your own pace or just listen to the audio guide? Use our self-guided audio walking tour with 22 key campus sites, calling a specific phone number to hear about each stop. Self-Guided Audio Walking Tour PDF >>

Self-Guided Audio Tour App: Whether you are on campus or remote, you can “walk” our campus and listen to our audio tour via the GuideBook app on your phone. More Info and Link to Download >>

Cal Kids Scavenger Hunt: Have young kids or an elementary school group? Use our fun interactive Cal Kids self-guided walking tour map with 23+ stops, learning about our great university and finding bear statues along the way. Cal Kids Scavenger Hunt PDF >>

Cal Kids Activities: Print our fun Cal crossword puzzle and word search – answers can be found on our Cal Kids Tour. Cal Kids Activities PDF >>

Additional Self-Guided Tours

Berkeley Arts + Design: Explore Arts + Design programs, centers, and experiences offered by our creative community. Berkeley Arts + Design Tour >>

Walking Tour of the Berkeley Bears: The Berkeley Library created a campus map with locations and descriptions of 23 bear statues and artwork found throughout the university’s grounds. Walking Tour of the Berkeley Bears >>

Sustainability Walking Tour: See 10 spots on our campus which showcase our commitment to sustainability. Sustainability Walking Tour >>

Berkeley Walks: Nine different walks through campus ranging from 30-60 minutes. Berkeley Walks >>

Telegraph Avenue Tour: Learn about the history of Telegraph Avenue. Telegraph Avenue Tour >>

Berkeley Landmarks Tour: Berkeley is famous for the amount of wonderful structures it has listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Berkeley Landmarks Tour >>

Hayward Fault Tour: Learn about this earthquake fault that runs through our campus. Hayward Fault Tour >>

Berkeley Historical Plaques: See the locations of plaques and e-plaques throughout Berkeley. Berkeley Historical Plaque Project >>

Campus Map: Here is a link to our interactive campus map.

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