The Museum strives to accommodate all visitors with special needs. Below is a listing of current options and services.


Onsite Resources

Lightweight Stools
Lightweight stools are available to borrow from the VHM’s front desk at no cost. Visitors may bring the stools around the Museum with them for easier access to seating.

Manual wheelchairs and electric scooters are available at no cost to all Museum visitors on a first-come, first-served basis. They are available at the Guest Services desk. Visitors are also welcome to use their own personal mobility devices throughout the Museum.

Noise Reduction Headphones
Noise-reduction headphones are available to borrow from the VHM’s front desk at no cost. These resources are also available during all public programs. Use the online resources to help plan and prepare for your visit to the VHM.


Online Resources

Social Narrative
The social narrative provides an illustrated, step-by-step guide on what to expect during a visit to the VHM. Use the social narrative to prepare for your visit and chance in routine. View Packet

Sensory Guide
The sensory guide is an illustrated overview of the different areas of the VHM. For each section of the Museum, it lists highlights, noise level, rules about touching and eating, and wheelchair accessibility.View Guide

Explore the Museum’s YouTube channel for videos and the Museum’s website for news and events, oral histories and more.