REOPENING PROCEDURES

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The Metal Museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, 11am to 5pm. The Foundry is closed and all metalworking demonstrations are suspended until further notice. If you are in an at-risk group, please call the Museum at (901) 774-6380 to schedule a visit before regular opening hours.

HEALTH + SAFETY

SCREENING

  • All Metal Museum staff are required to check their temperatures before starting the work day.

  • All staff and guests be asked the following questions upon entering the Museum: Have you had a temperature of 100.4 or above in the last 72 hours? Have you or has someone in your household been exposed to someone with COVID-19? Do you have a pending COVID-19 test?

  • If the answer to any of these questions is yes, the individual will be asked to leave the Museum and return at a later time.

  • Anyone who is persistently coughing or exhibiting symptoms of illness will be asked to leave the buildings.

MASKS

  • All Metal Museum staff are required to wear masks while at work.

  • All guests are required to wear masks when visiting the Museum. If you do not have a mask, you will be provided a disposable mask upon entrance to the building.

HANDWASHING

  • Frequent handwashing is encouraged. Handwashing signs are posted in all restrooms.

SANITATION PROCEDURES

SOCIAL DISTANCING

  • All indoor common use areas will be cleaned and disinfected at least three times a day – before opening, at midday, and at closing. Additional cleaning will be performed after high-volume visitation.

  • Hand sanitation stations are widely available in the Museum buildings for both staff and visitor use.

  • High-touch items, such as iPads, will be frequently sanitized throughout the day.

  • Admission tickets may be purchased online or at the front desk. Credit card transactions are preferred and guests will be asked to swipe their own cards if possible.

  • Brochures and gallery guides are available by request only.

  • Signage is present at the entrance of each building to remind visitors of the appropriate amount of distancing between groups of people. Please be respectful of one another's space.

  • Each gallery will have designated zones for guest viewing. Where appropriate, queue lines will be roped off to direct the flow of traffic through gallery entrances and exits.

  • All galleries will have a limited occupancy.

LIMITED CAPACITY

BUILDINGS

  • All buildings will have a limited occupancy.

  • All indoor receptions, events, and classes are cancelled until further notice.

GROUNDS

  • The grounds will have a limited occupancy of 50 people or less.

METAL MUSEUM

374 METAL MUSEUM DRIVE, MEMPHIS, TN 38106

INFO@METALMUSEUM.ORG | (901) 774-6380

TUES. – SAT. 11AM – 5PM