Adults enjoying activities at the museum

Visitors with Accessibility Needs

The following programs are designed to make the museum’s rich collection available for all who would like to explore it.

In the Moment: Tours for Visitors with Alzheimer’s

In the Moment tours invite those with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, and their care partners, to explore our collection together. This experience includes conversation, works of art, and enjoying each other’s company.

Guided Group Visits for Care Facilities and Day Programs

Guided group visits may be scheduled on days and times convenient to the group. The tour fee is $15 per pair (one individual living with dementia and one caregiver). Reservations are required four weeks in advance. Groups are limited to six pairs per docent. For more information or to register, please call the Group Visits Coordinator at (412) 622-3289, or email

Guided Group Visits for Individuals and Their Care Partners

For individuals interested in joining a guided group visits, In the Moment tours are offered on the second Monday of the month at 1:00 pm. The tour fee is $15 per pair (1 individual with dementia and 1 care partner). Reservations are required two weeks in advance. For more information or to register, please call the Group Visits Coordinator at (412) 622-3289, or email

When making your reservation, let us know if your group needs wheelchairs, American Sign Language interpretation, assistive-listening devices, or other assistance.

Visitors Who Are Deaf

We are currently developing a series of programs for visitors who are Deaf. Look for upcoming gallery talks and other programs offered with American Sign Language interpretation.

  • Printed copies of the Gallery Guide app entries are available at the admissions desk.
  • Sign language interpreters may be requested for any museum program. At least three weeks notice is required. Email the Visitor Services Coordinator at

Gallery Guide App

The Gallery Guide app offers accessible multimedia content of selected objects and exhibitions. Pick up an iPod with the Gallery Guide app at admissions or download on the App Store to your own device. To access the guide on any device, including Android, visit

Have ideas for ASL programming? Email the Teacher Programs Coordinator at

Group Visits for Those with Other Accessibility Needs

The Carnegie Museum of Art is continually working to make museum programs and exhibitions accessible to all visitors. We welcome you! Call the Teacher Programs Coordinator at (412) 578-2560, or email to organize the right experience.