Visitor Code of Conduct


WAM Welcomes Back Visitors

Slowly and safely, WAM has reopened to the public. With careful analysis and measured caution, we welcome visitors to a museum environment that follows national and local government directives and health guidelines.

What will WAM extend to you for a safe and comfortable visit?

  • Requiring face masks for both staff and visitors
  • Sanitizing high-touch surfaces four times daily during public hours
  • Implementing a Visitor Code of Conduct to ensure our guests are mindful of good health practices
  • Installing hand-sanitizing stations throughout the museum
  • Emphasizing six feet of social distance between visitors
  • Screening upon admission to confirm wellness of visitors

Visitor Code of Conduct

  • Facial coverings are required, according to City of Wichita policy, as WAM is a City-owned building.
  • Social distancing of 6 feet or more is required.
  • Wash hands often!
  • Avoid touching–use elbows to push buttons and open doors.
  • Confirm the following is correct:
    – In the past 48 hours, you have no fever, dry cough, shortness of breath, cough, aches, fatigue, loss of smell or taste, or other known signs of COVID-19.
    – You have not traveled internationally to China, Iran, Europe, United Kingdom, or Ireland, or been on a cruise ship, in the past 14 days.
    – You have not traveled to known U.S. COVID-19 hotspots nor been on a river cruise in the past 14 days.
    – You do not live or have close contact with someone who:
    – Has been asked to self-quarantine by any health care provider or public official,
    – Has been diagnosed with or has had contact with anyone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19.

Respect the direction from WAM staff. We are here to ensure your safe visit and the comfortable museum experience for all.