Blind or Partially Sighted
Public elevators near the Central Park West and 77th Street entrances and those in the Rose Center are equipped with Braille signage and give auditory signals.
Science Sense Tours
Visitors who are blind or partially sighted are invited to attend this program, held monthly in the Museum galleries. Specially trained Museum tour guides highlight specific themes and exhibition halls, engaging participants through extensive verbal descriptions and touchable objects.
Science Sense tours are available to individuals or groups. Space is limited and advance registration is required. Programs may be subject to change.
Please note: two weeks advance notice is required to request a science sense tour on a date that is not scheduled below.
For additional information or to register for a Science Sense tour, please call (212)313-7565 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday July 14th, 10:00 AM
Examine the fossil mammal specimens that illustrate the story of vertebrate evolution in the Hall of Primitive Mammals and the Hall of Advanced Mammals.
Rose Center for Earth and Space
Thursday August 13th, 10:00 AM
Explore the Scales of the Universe, a 400-foot-long walkway that hugs the glass curtain wall along the Rose Center for Earth and Space, introducing visitors to the relative sizes of galaxies, stars, planets, and atoms.
Science Sense is free with Museum admission.