Accessibility

Although we still have much work to do to be fully accessible to persons with disabilities, we do offer the following and welcome you to the museum.

  • 2 designated accessible parking spaces, curb cuts from the parking lot
  • A ramp leads from the parking lot to the main entrance
  • There is a drop off spot on Summer St, directly in front of the museum.
  • The main door and lower level door (exit) are equipped with a power opener
  • Both stairs and an elevator provide access to lower level program rooms and the washrooms
  • Designated single-use washroom with a power door opener
  • All exhibits are on one level (although there is a steep interior ramp)
  • Seating in select locations throughout the exhibits
  • Spacious exhibits with wide pathways
  • Two wheelchairs available for visitor use (first come, first serve)
  • Sensory map of the galleries and social narrative available for download or at the admissions desk
  • Fire alarms include both auditory and visual signals