Visitor guidelines

The museum requires visitors to check umbrellas, backpacks and bags before entering the galleries. The museum reserves the right to refuse other items and is not responsible for items held by the checkroom.

Mobility access
All galleries and facilities are wheelchair accessible. Wheelchair access is available at the main museum entrance on Turner Boulevard. The museum has a wheelchair available for guest use and handicapped-accessible parking is located in the west parking lot.

Sketching, in pencil only, is permitted in galleries, and 22-inch x 36-inch drawing boards are available for checkout. Use of any medium other than pencil must be approved and supervised. While sketching, please do not block traffic flow through galleries.

Strollers are permitted in the galleries. Oversize strollers are prohibited.

Still photography for personal use is permitted in the museum lobby and courtyard only. No flash or tripods allowed. Videotaping is permitted in the lobby and courtyard only. No photographs or videotapes may be reproduced, distributed or sold without permission from the museum.

Cellular phones
The use of cellular phones is not permitted in the museum's galleries.

Food and drinks
Outside food and drinks are not permitted in the museum. Food and drinks are permitted only in the café and courtyard and may not be carried into the galleries, classrooms, theater or other areas.

Smoking is prohibited except in the courtyard as indicated where smokers’ poles are present.

Pets are prohibited except for service animals.