Visitor guidelines

Visitor guidelines



The museum requires visitors to check umbrellas, backpacks and bags before entering the galleries. The museum reserves the right to refuse other items and is not responsible for items held by the checkroom.

Mobility access

All galleries and facilities are accessible by wheelchair. Wheelchair-accessible and handicapped-accessible parking is available on the fourth level of the adjacent SCAD Atlanta parking deck. The museum has a wheelchair available for guest use.


Sketching, in pencil only, is permitted in galleries. Use of any medium other than pencil must be approved and supervised. While sketching, please do not block traffic flow through galleries.


Strollers are permitted in the galleries, but oversize strollers are prohibited.


Still photography or videography for personal use is permitted in the museum lobby and some exhibitions. No flash or tripods allowed. No photographs or videotapes may be reproduced, distributed or sold without permission from the museum.

Cellular phones

The use of cellular phones in the museum galleries is not permitted.

Food and drinks

Food and drinks are not permitted in the museum.


Smoking is prohibited inside the museum and the SCAD Atlanta facility.


Pets are prohibited except for service animals.