The health and safety of our visitors and staff are our top priorities. The Museum is doing the following to help keep staff and visitors safe:

  • Requiring advance registration for in person programs.
  • Disinfecting and cleaning to meet CDC guidelines.
  • Adding plexiglass barriers at the Visitor Services desk.
  • Upgrading ventilation systems.
  • Designating paths and adding markers to promote physical distancing.
  • Limiting elevator and restroom capacity to maintain physical distancing.
  • Providing hand sanitizer stations throughout the building.
  • Making temperature checks available at the front entrance.

All visitors are required to:

  • Avoid visiting the Museum if you have symptoms of COVID-19, have been diagnosed with COVID-19 within the past 14 days, or have been in close contact (within 6 feet (2 m) for 10 minutes or more) with someone infected with or experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 within the past 14 days.
  • Obtain an advance ticket for in person events at the Museum.
  • Wear a facial covering throughout the visit (for all visitors ages 2 and up) and remain together with your party. Children ages 12 and under must remain with adults at all times.
  • Maintain physical distancing of 6 feet (2m) with others outside your group.
  • Use hand sanitizer, which will be available at stations throughout the building.
  • Follow directions from staff and signage for physical distancing, reducing contact, and other guidelines for use of facilities.
  • Visitors from noncontiguous states are required to follow the NY State travel advisory.

By visiting the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust you voluntarily assume risks related to exposure of COVID-19.