Access Services 

Wheelchair Access

The main entrance to FWM at 1214 Arch Street is accessible to individuals using standard-sized wheelchairs. The main entrance does not have an automatic opener. For assistance with the door, please call us at (215) 561-8888. Please note that FWM does not have reserved parking spaces.

All floors of FWM are accessible by elevator and have accessible, single user restrooms. Public access to floors varies based upon our exhibition and public program schedule.

Manual wheelchairs are available free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis. No reservations are necessary; please inquire at the reception desk on the first floor.

Service Animals

Service animals are welcome at FWM. No pets or other animals are permitted.

Services Available by Request

FWM is committed to making our exhibitions and public programs available to individuals with disabilities. If you would like to make a request for American Sign Language interpretation, Braille or large-print materials, please contact FWM with two weeks advance notice.

If you would like to make a request for real-time captioning or verbal description, please contact FWM with three weeks advance notice. Be advised that these accommodations are contingent upon the availability of captioners and describers, respectively.

If you have questions or concerns about accessibility at FWM or on our website, or if you require a specific accommodation that isn’t listed above, we would be happy to discuss how we can help meet your needs.

For all requests and inquiries, email or call 215.561.8888 ext. 254 (voice). Relay and voice calls welcome.