Visitor Services & Accessibility

    Please note that the Museum of Art and Design and MDC Special Collections are currently closed while the Freedom Tower undergoes renovations.

    MOAD is committed to providing a comfortable and engaging experience for all ages. Exhibition programs and activities are available to enhance your visit.


    MOAD’s ADA entrance is on the south side of the building on Northeast Sixth Street, between Biscayne Boulevard and Northeast Second Avenue.

    Our team wants to ensure your visit is a pleasant one. If you have any special needs, please call (305) 237-7700 during museum hours or email

    Courtesy Wheelchairs

    All of MOAD’s public galleries are accessible to wheelchair users and other visitors who cannot use stairs. Wheelchairs are available on a first-come, first-served basis at the Welcome Desk on the second floor. If you have any special needs, please contact MOAD before your visit.

    Personal Care Attendants

    Admission is free for visitors with disabilities and their accompanying Personal Care Attendants (PCAs). Request complimentary admission when purchasing tickets. Visitors can call (305) 237-7700 or email with any questions.

    Service Animals

    The Americans with Disabilities Act defines a service animal as any guide dog, signal dog, or other animal individually trained to assist an individual with a disability. These service animals are welcomed in the museum galleries during museum hours.