Coronavirus Precautions

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art is committed to being a safe environment to work and visit. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the museum made extensive changes in day-to-day procedures.

Visitors need to know:

  • That masks are required.
  • That physical distancing is required.
  • That surfaces are sanitized frequently.
  • That hand sanitizer is available throughout the museum

For more details, see answers to Frequently Asked Questions.

Or, see the museum’s full operating manual.

A reminder: Any public destination carries an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19, and we cannot guarantee you will not be exposed during your visit. The museum shall be held harmless from the any liability regarding your personal visit.