Reopening Update & Frequently Asked Questions

UPDATED: January 6, 2021

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When will the Museum reopen?
Effective Saturday, January 9, 2021, Woodmere's galleries are open to the public. Woodmere's grounds, outdoor sculpture, and Straw Journey remain open to visitors observing social distancing. 
Do I need to purchase a ticket in advance?
Advance timed tickets are strongly encouraged and will provide priority admittance to the galleries. Click here to purchase a timed ticket. Visitors may still purchase admission at our front desk, but to comply with maximum occupancy limits set by the city and state, walk-up visitors may need to wait outside to enter. Visitors are welcome to explore the Museum’s grounds while they wait.
What are the guidelines for visiting Woodmere’s grounds?
The grounds are open and free to all during Museum hours. Tickets are not required. Please observe social distance guidelines and wear masks. Note: effective January 4, 2021, our hours have changed.

When will studio classes and programs resume? 
Indoor programs will resume when it is permitted by the city and state. Online programs and studio classes are available but will remain virtual until further notice. Click here for class registration information. Updates are shared on our website and social media channels, and in our monthly email newsletter. To join our email list, click here.
Is the Museum Store open?
Woodmere's Museum Store offers online shopping, curbside pickup, and virtual personal shopping appointments. Due to current capacity guidelines, the brick and mortar Museum Store is closed to visitors at this time. Click here to shop a curated selection of unique items, including jewelry, textiles, and more - crafted by local artists and makers. To schedule a virtual shopping appointment with Museum Store Director Stephen Kerzner, call (267) 269.6432 or email
What if I purchased a ticket and am not feeling well?
Please call Guest Services at (215) 247.0476.
Will my membership be extended due to the temporary closure?
Updates to Woodmere's membership policy are provided here.
Check back frequently for updates. If you have additional questions, please email us at

The following links are provided for additional information:

  • Galleries are open! Click here to purchase tickets.
    Learn more about Woodmere's safety guidelines.