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The Koshland Science Museum is committed to providing an enjoyable museum experience for all visitors. The museum is wheelchair accessible throughout its lobby and exhibit spaces, includes a unisex companion care restroom, and has accessible fire exit ramps. This page includes information on the museum’s accessibility for visitors with disabilities.

Service Animals and Wheelchairs

Service animals and powered wheelchairs are allowed in the museum. In addition, the museum has a wheelchair available upon request and free-of-charge within (one) 1 day advance request. The wheelchair is operated manually and cannot be taken outside of the museum. You will be asked to leave identification until the wheelchair has been returned.

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Hearing-Impaired Accessibility

TTY Number

The museum’s TTY number is 202-334-1306.

Sign Language Interpreters

A sign language interpreter is available upon request with two (2) weeks’ notice. To arrange an interpreter, please call:

  • 202-334-1201
  • 888-567-4526 (toll-free, voice)
  • 202-334-1306 (TTY)

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Contact Us:

Phone: 202-334-1201
TTY: 202-334-1306

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