Keeping The North Museum Safe and Healthy

The North Museum is committed to the health & safety of its members, guests, volunteers and the community-at-large. Upon re-opening the museum during Pennsylvania’s Green Phase, the North Museum will be following the most cautionary of guidelines provided by the state & federal government, CDC, and the Association of Science & Technology Centers.


Open Wednesday through Sunday by ticket reservation only:
10 am – 12 pm
1 pm – 3 pm
(12 pm – 1 pm closed for cleaning)

Planetarium Shows daily at 11 am and 2 pm.

Extra Precautions to Keep Guests Safe:

  • Temperature Check Scan at Check In and contact and symptom questioning
  • Masks REQUIRED to be worn by everyone during visit
  • Reduced Museum Capacity and Social Distancing Markers
  • Increased Hand Sanitizer Stations
  • New systems for popular hands-on activities
  • Protective Equipment to minimize staff and visitor contact including Plexiglass at VS desk and Protective Equipment for Staff (Masks, Face Shields)
  • Disinfecting Common & High Traffic Areas (Checklist, Scheduled)
  • Increased Hand Sanitizing stations
  • Reduced Capacity in Live Animal Room
  • Timed Entry (Ticketed/Online Only)
  • Increased Signage
  • Social Distancing Marks on Floor (6 feet apart)
  • Scheduled monitoring of high traffic areas
  • Modified Entry and Museum flow for guests

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