COVID-19 Information

Mask Policy

Masks are preferred for all museum visitors.

Masks are optional for all other visitors, including staff, fellows, library patrons, conference center attendees, business visitors, consultants, and contractors.

Vaccine Policy

Proof of vaccination is no longer required to visit our museum.

Our vaccine policy remains in effect for all staff, fellows, and library patrons, who must provide proof of vaccination and a booster shot before entering the Science History Institute’s building.

For more information and guidelines on COVID-19, visit the City of Philadelphia’s Coronavirus website or the CDC website.

We will revise our policies as new information and guidance becomes available.

Updated September 7, 2022