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Access Programs

The Whitney invites disabled and non-disabled visitors to experience the richness and complexity of American art in an inclusive, welcoming environment.

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Access Services

Prepare for your visit by learning about access services offered at the Whitney

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Verbal Description and Touch Tours

For People Who are Blind or Have Low Vision
Engaging, multi-sensory tours combine vivid verbal description with opportunities to learn about art through tactile exploration.

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Whitney Signs

Tours in American Sign Language
Gallery tours in American Sign Language are led by expert Deaf educators, and are offered with and without voice interpretation.

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Family Fun for Kids on the Autism Spectrum

For families with kids ages 6 and up
Download our social narratives and find out more about this hands-on artmaking program for families with kids on the autism spectrum.

Free for all participants. Registration is required.

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Past Access Programs

Sunrise

Sunset

A 30-second online art project:
LaTurbo Avedon, Morning Mirror / Evening Mirror

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All visitors aged 12 and older must show proof they have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine for admission to the Whitney, in accordance with NYC requirements. Visitors aged 18 and older will also be asked to show photo ID. Face coverings are required for all visitors. Learn more about the Whitney’s safety guidelines.