Visitor policies

Guidelines

During your visit, help the Smart protect the artworks in our galleries by following a few simple guidelines.

Bag and coat check

Bag and coat check services are complimentary.

A coat closet is available for use by our patrons, and is located just around the corner from the Museum entrance. Large bags, backpacks, umbrellas, and other items should be checked at the information desk. The Smart Museum is not responsible for lost or stolen property.

Strollers

Visitors may use strollers throughout the Smart. A ramp into the Museum’s galleries is located just past the café. Strollers may also be stored in the coat closet or at the information desk.

Photography policy

Visitors are welcome to take photographs or videos for personal, noncommercial use in the Smart Museum’s galleries, under the following guidelines:

Sketching policy

Sketching is allowed in the Smart Museum’s galleries, but for the safety of the artwork, please follow these guidelines: