Visitor Guidelines

Each of us plays a role in ensuring a safe environment at Dia’s locations and sites. We have enacted additional health and safety precautions thoughtfully prepared for our various reopenings by following the New York State's guidelines and in coordination with our museum peers around the state and across the country; and we participated in ongoing discussions about safety with our staff.

Visitors are asked to refrain from entering if, over the last 10 days, they have had symptoms of or tested positive with COVID-19 or been in close contact with someone diagnosed with COVID-19
  • Advance ticket reservation is suggested for Dia Beacon
  • Be considerate of fellow visitors and staff 
  • Masks are strongly encouraged for all visitors over the age of two
  • Visitors are asked to avoid crowding
  • No food or beverages allowed in the galleries
  • Large bags of any kind are not permitted inside the galleries. Coat and bag check are available at Dia Beacon and Dia Chelsea
  • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
  • Keep a safe distance and do not touch the artwork
  • Groups of 10 or more should contact Group Visits to schedule their visit
  • Visitors are asked to practice good hygiene by coughing or sneezing into their elbows; tissues should be disposed of immediately; please wash hands for at least twenty seconds 

Further Safety Measures at Dia 

  • High-touch surfaces are cleaned throughout the day following CDC guidelines 
  • Hand sanitizer is available at various places in both locations  
  • A no-touch or low-touch visitor experience is providedartist information is available online via QR code


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