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HEALTH & SAFETY UPDATE

WNDR Visitors COVID Rules and Safety Guidelines

We are committed to protecting the health and safety of all WNDR visitors. Please review our COVID Rules and Safety Guidelines before your visit. By entering the museum, you’re agreeing to adhere to the Rules and Safety Guidelines.

  • Mask wearing is mandatory and required upon entry.
  • Masks should be properly covering your nose and mouth at all times.
  • Your temperature will be taken upon entry to the museum prior to checking in. Anyone with a temperature above 100.4 will be asked to reschedule.
  • All tickets should be purchased in advance. We will not have tickets available at the admissions desk.
  • Please arrive promptly for your timed ticket. The museum will be operating at limited capacity to ensure distancing and reduced occupancy are met as a requirement of the City of Chicago.
  • Follow the visitor path marked on the floor with arrows. We’ve created a linear one way experience. You can’t go back through the museum so enjoy your time in each room.
  • We encourage you to use the hand sanitizer stations conveniently placed throughout the museum.
  • Maintain a safe distance of 6 feet between groups, which is noted throughout the museum.
  • Bags, backpacks, food and beverages are not allowed in the museum.
  • On the day of your visit, make sure no one in your group is currently experiencing any symptoms related to COVID-19 or are awaiting the results of a COVID-19 test. If yes, please reschedule your tickets for another date.
  • Please respect the 10-day quarantine period if traveling from a state on the Chicago Travel Quarantine List, and reschedule your visit for another date.
  • Exposure to COVID-19 is an inherent risk in any public place where people are present, and despite taking precautions, we cannot guarantee you will not be exposed during your visit. So that we can safely remain open, we require all visitors to follow the safety measures outlined. 
  • WNDR reserves the right to ask visitors who do not follow these measures and other museum policies to leave the museum’s premise.
  • Be Kind and Curious!

WNDR’s Commitment to Health and Safety Protocols

We have new practices in place to keep WNDR staff and the WNDR community healthy and safe.

  • We deinstalled all artwork and engagements that required touch. We have reimagined the experience working with artists and collectives on exciting new installations. Remember to bring your phone for photos and activation of several of the artworks.
  • The museum will be operating at limited capacity to ensure distancing and reduced occupancy are met as a requirement of the City of Chicago.
  • Timed entry tickets are required in order to manage the flow of guests. Everyone’s temperature is checked prior to checking in at the admissions desk.
  • For the entire museum visit, all guests over the age of two are required to wear a face covering over their nose and mouth.
  • Directional signage, a one way flow of the experience and distancing measures are implemented throughout the museum.
  • Hand sanitizer is conveniently placed around the museum.  
  • We have increased cleaning measures, regularly disinfecting exhibit and public area surfaces.
  • We have increased air ventilation and filtration.
  • We have closed the coat and bag checkroom.
  • We have closed the food and beverage experience.
  • We will have limited retail offerings.
  • All WNDR staff undergo a daily screening and temperature check.
  • Exposure to COVID-19 is an inherent risk in any public place where people are present, and despite taking precautions we cannot guarantee you will not be exposed during your visit. So that we can satefly remain open, we require all visitors to follow the safety measures outlined. 
  • WNDR reserves the right to ask visitors who do not follow these measures and other museum policies to leave the museum’s premise.