Wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis from Visitor Services at the front desk. The museum, including all galleries, are fully accessible.


A fully accessible, gender neutral restroom stall with a changing table is available on the first floor behind the front desk. Fully accessible restrooms are located on the second floor of the museum.

Baby Changing Station

There is a baby changing station in the single stall located behind the front desk on Level 1 of the museum and in the accessible restrooms on Level 2.

Service Animals

Service animals such as guide dogs are permitted to assist museum visitors.

Strollers and Bags

Baby strollers are permitted in the galleries. Large bags and backpacks must be left at the front desk. A limited number of locked lockers are available.


Food and drinks are not permitted in the galleries, but they are permitted in WAM’s public seating space (to the right of the front desk).

Photo Policies

Photography and videos (without flash or a tripod) in WAM’s public spaces and museum collection galleries for personal, noncommercial use is permitted. All commercial use photography and video must have prior approval and requires a permit and contracting fee. Contact Michael Curran, Communications Associate at curranm@umn.edu.