Access Programs

Created for people with disabilities

Events

Low Sensory Morning
In partnership with The Autism Society of the Heartland, the Nelson-Atkins hosts a morning of fun and accessibility! Our next Low Sensory Morning is November 16, 2019. MORE

Deaf Cultural Festival
Saturday, Sept 28 | 10 am-4 pm
Celebrate Deaf Culture and art with national artists and American Sign Language Poetry performances. Free and open to the public. MORE

Classes

Relating to Art: For adults on the spectrum
Classes are FREE. Enrollment is required for participants only. Care partners may stay with a student during class.

Enroll

For more information, email communityprograms@nelson-atkins.org.

Tours

NEW Art Beyond Sight Tour
Come join us for a new tour designed for people who are blind or who have low vision.

Minds in Motion Tour
In partnership with the Kansas University Alzheimer’s Disease Center, the museum provides free gallery tours for those with memory loss and their care partners.

American Sign Language Tours
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art provides ASL tours.

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Customized Programs

Interested in a customized art program that meets the needs of your group? Programs are created to fit the needs, abilities, and interests of people with disabilities.

Email communityprograms@nelson-atkins.org for information and scheduling.