At the Museum

Tips for Visiting
To ensure the safety of the collection, backpacks, long umbrellas, and bags larger than 11 X 15” must be checked in at the box office. The museum does not permit visitors to carry bags on their backs in the galleries. Luggage is not allowed into the museum and cannot be checked in at the box office. This includes small carry-ons and oversize backpacks. The museum reserves the right to decide what can and cannot be checked in. Questions about the museum’s property check policy can be referred to the Security Office at

Food and drink are not allowed in the museum and may not be checked in at the box office.
Baby strollers are permitted.

Visitors With Special Needs
The Wolfsonian meets all ADA requirements. If you require special arrangements, please call the box office in advance at 305.531.1001 or e-mail

Photography at the Museum
Photography is permitted in the lobby and fifth-floor galleries without the use of flash. No photographs taken in the museum may be reproduced, distributed, or sold without written permission from the museum. Tripods and movie and video cameras are not permitted in the museum. (For press and other special projects, visit Press/News in the About section of this website.)

Visitors are asked to refrain from, talking on cellular phones in the museum's galleries or auditorium.
Only pencils may be used in the galleries; the use of pens and markers is prohibited.