We are so excited for you to visit us and let your imaginations abound! While Above & Beyond will continue to be a place of wonderment, fun, and discovery, we have put measures in place to keep our families and caregivers as safe as possible within our space. Scroll down to learn more!
FACIAL COVERINGS ARE RECOMMENDED
We respectfully request that families follow the guidelines of the CDC while indoors at the museum.
Families are encouraged to make reservations in advance, however, walk-ins are welcome (based on capacity).
We are open Thursday-Sunday from 9 a.m.- 4 p.m., closed for Cleaning and Disinfection from noon to 1 p.m.
Above & Beyond Members receive unlimited admission to the museum, free admission to select special events, membership rates on classes (both virtual and in-person), and $20 discount on Birthday Party rentals among other perks throughout the year. Premier Members will continue to receive reduced admission to 165+ children’s museums nationwide.
Please plan to reserve your slot prior to arriving at the museum and bring your Above & Beyond membership card when you visit.
What can you expect at Above & Beyond?
PPE – Per the CDC guidelines and for the health and safety of the children within our space, we request all visitors 3 years and older wear a mask while indoors.
Hand Sanitizer/Hand wipes – Hand sanitizing dispensers and hand wipe stations are available throughout the museum’s three floors. Above & Beyond also has complimentary 3 Sheeps Brewing Co.-produced mini hand sanitizer bottles available to guests upon request.
New Fixtures– Plexiglas barriers are now installed at the Front Desk. New restroom fixtures and amenities including KOHLER Touchless Faucets, KOHLER Touchless Urinals and KOHLER sinks are being installed, along with new soap and hand towel dispensers.
Entrance + Exit – All visitors will enter through the main entrance one family/household at a time. Each family unit will be guided to take the elevator to the third floor and use the stairwell to travel down each floor. Exit will be through the main entrance door. All ADA-accessibility needs will be met via the elevator with guests other than ADA-accessible visitors encouraged to use the staircase.
Signage – Social Distance signage will be in high touch areas.
Cleaning Schedule – A Cleaning and Disinfection period of one hour will occur every day the museum is open. Between noon and 1:00 p.m., the museum's high touch surfaces, props, and clothing is sanitized to prepare for the next group of visitors.
Food or Beverages – No outside food or beverages are allowed. Drinking fountain is disabled. Bottled water is available for purchase.
Please note, in an ongoing attempt to support the health and safety of our community, programs and events at Above & Beyond will look a bit different this year. Please refer to our Programs & Events page for up-to-date information and to sign up.
Friendly Reminders for Your Visit
You can help keep the museum safe by:
- Reserving your visit through our reservation page in advance.
- Wearing a face covering while inside the museum.
- Keeping a six (6) foot distance between yourself and others.
- Taking the elevator to the 3rd floor and working your way down to the 1st.
- Not visiting the museum if you are feeling sick.
- Using hand sanitizing dispensers and multi-surface wipe stations frequently.