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In response to the global COVID-19 pandemic, Racine Art Museum and RAM’s Wustum Museum temporarily closed their doors back in March. After nearly five months of closure, RAM reopened to the public on Wednesday, August 5. Wustum Museum reopened to the public on Wednesday, September 2.

The following procedures are designed to help museum staff and volunteers welcome you back to the museums under conditions that are safe and sensible.

ADMISSION INFORMATION AND ADDITIONAL GUIDELINES
DIRECTIONS

New Temporary Gallery Hours

Racine Art Museum

Wednesday – Saturday
Noon – 4:00 pm

RAM will operate Free First Fridays, each month, remaining opening Noon – 4:00 pm. There will be no evening hours.

RAM’s Wustum Museum

Wednesday – Saturday
Noon – 4:00 pm

Welcome Back!

  • Please observe gallery hours at both campuses.
  • If you have symptoms associated with COVID-19, please visit at a later date.
  • Wear a face mask at all times—available for purchase for $1 at the Reception Desk at both museums.
  • Sanitize your hands upon entering.
  • Maintain a safe distance of six feet away from others.
  • Follow one-way traffic directions.
  • Coats, large bags, and backpacks cannot be checked—please leave them in your car.
  • Wheelchairs, strollers, and diaper bags are allowed.
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Welcome Back!

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  • Please observe gallery hours at both campuses.
  • If you have symptoms associated with COVID-19, please visit at a later date.
  • Wear a face mask at all times—available for purchase for $1 at the Reception Desk at both museums.
  • Sanitize your hands upon entering.
  • Maintain a safe distance of six feet away from others.
  • Follow one-way traffic directions.
  • Coats, large bags, and backpacks cannot be checked—please leave them in your car.
  • Wheelchairs, strollers, and diaper bags are allowed.

A Dedicated Path

  • Guests follow one dedicated path through the first and second floors of both museums that showcases works of contemporary craft, and encourages social distancing.

  • Occupancy is limited to 50 people at RAM and 25 people at Wustum Museum, which is 25% of capacity. Guests that arrive after reaching this occupancy limit will be invited to leave their cell phone number with reception staff, and will receive a phone call—in order of arrival—once there is vacancy.

Safety First

  • In-depth sanitation procedures have been established for public and private areas of both campuses to ensure guest safety. Public spaces are cleaned each morning prior to opening, and high-contact items such as door handles and countertops are sanitized multiple times throughout the day.

  • Plexiglass is in place at point-of-sale areas.

  • Drinking fountains are no longer available.

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