The Museum of Modern Art
The Museum of Modern Art is committed to enabling all visitors to experience its unparalleled collection of modern art.
MoMA recognizes the diversity of our general public’s abilities and needs, and we offer a variety of programs and services to ensure the accessibility of the Museum and its collection.
At The Museum of Modern Art, all galleries and facilities are wheelchair accessible. All entrances are wheelchair accessible. Entrances with power assist doors are located on Fifty-third and Fifty-fourth streets between Fifth and Sixth avenues.
Wheelchairs are available in the checkroom free of charge. Motorized wheelchairs are permitted.
Wheelchair-accessible restrooms, each situated next to a water fountain, are located on all floors except the Theater 2 level and the entry level of The Lewis B. and Dorothy Cullman Education and Research Building.
A single-user/family restroom is located on the fifth floor.
Elevators are located throughout the Museum.
MoMA PS1’s public entrance on Jackson Avenue is accessible by ramp. Wheelchairs are available free of charge in the coat check on a first-come, first-served basis. The three main floors of the museum, including the bookstore and café, are accessible by elevator. For elevator access to the basement, please ask for assistance at the information desk in the lobby area. Wheelchair-accessible bathrooms are located on floors 1, 2, and 3. For more information, or to notify our staff of any special needs, please call the front desk during regular public hours at (718) 784-2085.
FM assistive listening devices (headsets and neck loops) are available for all Gallery Talks. Sign language interpretation is available for all events with at least two weeks advance notice and CART captioning is available for all events with at least three weeks advance notice.
MoMA Audio is T-Coil compatible, and transcripts of all audio programs are available upon request from the audio desks.
All MoMA theaters, lobby desks, ticketing desks, audioguide desks, and one of The Edward John Noble Education Center’s classrooms are equipped with induction loops that transmit directly to hearing aids with T-Coils. Foreign-language films include English captioning.
Public telephones with volume control and TTY are located on the ground floor, in the vestibule of the public restrooms.
The floor plan and select special-exhibition brochures are available in large print and Braille from the lobby information desk.
Service dogs are welcome.
MoMA Audio: Visual Descriptions—an audio program for blind and partially sighted visitors that provides detailed descriptions of key works from the Museum’s collection—is available free of charge at the audio desks. Transcripts of this and all audio programs are available in large print upon request.
MoMA is committed to facilitating the accessibility and usability of this website for all people with disabilities. The National Center for Accessible Media at WGBH serves as accessibility consultant in our active and ongoing efforts toward this end. If you have questions or feedback about the accessibility of moma.org, or any particular MoMA Web page, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Photo: Martin Seck