Although the COVID-19 national and local public health emergencies have expired, the Science History Institute remains committed to your health and safety. Hand sanitizer is available throughout our museum and building.
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.
Proof of vaccination is no longer required for staff, fellows, museum visitors, library patrons, conference center attendees, business visitors, consultants, and contractors.
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 May 11, 2023