Protecting the public

MoMath takes the health and safety of its staff and patrons very seriously and appreciates your understanding and accommodation of the policies below.

  • Vaccination status: As part of New York City’s “Key to NYC” program that launched on August 17, 2021, MoMath now requires all visitors, ages 12 and older, to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination before entering the Museum.  Those 12 years of age and older must show proof of receiving at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.  Acceptable forms showing proof of vaccination (plus your photo ID) are:
    • New York State Excelsior App (preferred proof of vaccination)
    • Your original (hard copy) CDC vaccination card
    • NYC COVID Safe App
    • A hard copy of an official vaccination record of a vaccine administered outside the United States for one of the following vaccines: AstraZeneca/SK Bioscience, Serum Institute of India/COVISHIELD and Vaxzevria, Sinopharm, or Sinovac.
    • Note: In the interest of best protecting the health and safety of staff and patrons, the Museum is not accepting photos of vaccination cards; please see above for the full list of valid proof of vaccination.
  • Masks: Every visitor is required to wear a mask.
  • Hand-sanitizing stations: Hand-sanitizing stations are readily available at entrances and throughout the Museum for your use.
  • Limited number of visitors and timed-entry: Attendance may be limited at specific times to allow social distancing between groups.  Additionally, the Museum has dedicated a select number of mornings for vaccinated-only visitors.
  • Disinfecting and cleaning: Exhibits and touch surfaces will be cleaned frequently.
  • COVID symptoms: Please avoid visiting if:
    • you are feeling unwell; or
    • within the past 14 days, you have been diagnosed with COVID-19; or
    • within the past 14 days, you have been in close contact with someone with COVID-19 and you have not been fully vaccinated.

By visiting the National Museum of Mathematics, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.