Accessibility

Although we still have work to do to be accessible to the hearing and visually-impaired, we provide an accessible experience for visitors with mobility challenges. To welcome you we offer:

  • Accessible parking adjacent to the front entrance
  • Motorized entrance doors
  • Accessible washrooms
  • Wheelchair height admissions/gift shop counter
  • Ramps in the exhibit galleries
  • 35,000 square feet of exhibits on one level
  • Elevator to our mezzanine level to view our feature exhibit “Coal & Grit”
  • Ample seating throughout the exhibit galleries and gift shop
  • Spacious exhibits with pathways a minimum of 4’ wide
  • Wheelchair height signage
  • One wheelchair available for visitors
  • Assistance dogs: guide dogs, hearing and assistance dogs are welcome throughout the museum.