The Queens Museum strives to be a cultural institution that is open, responsive, inclusive, and empathetic of all people. We are committed to providing outstanding experiences for all visitors. The Museum aims to ensure that our community’s diverse access needs are embedded in all stages of our creative and educational work.
For more information about ArtAccess programs, which provide unique opportunities for children, teens, and adults with disabilities to engage with their peers and expand artistic interests through art-making and gallery exploration activities at the Queens Museum, contact email@example.com or 718.592.9700 x130.
Below you will find just some of the actions we’re taking to integrate accessibility into our experiences:
Working with industry-leading accessibility experts, Deque, for assessments, monitoring, and remediation assistance
To prepare for your visit, review our social narrative, designed for visitors who are neurodiverse. This visual guide is recommended for first time visitors, care partners, and teachers to use in preparation for their visit with us.
If you need accommodation due to a disability, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 718.592.9700 x233.
Whether you are using assistive technologies like a screen reader, a magnifier, voice recognition software, or captioning, our goal is to ensure your use of our website is an enjoyable experience that surpasses your expectations. The Queens Museum testing process involves automatic and manual accessibility conformance testing, performed by a team of trained accessibility experts, with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 Level AA Success Criteria as our guide.
Comments, ideas, recommendations, and questions regarding accessibility are welcomed by contacting us through the following methods:
If you are experiencing issues using our website with assistive technology please provide us the following information in your communication: assistive technology product name and version, browser version, operating system and version, what feature is not currently working for you and where on the web site (address) it is located.
Deque is a trusted leader in digital accessibility that provides web accessibility software and services with a mission of digital equality. Deque’s suite of industry-leading testing tools are utilized to audit and monitor customer sites and apps for accessibility issues, put preventative measures in place to prevent accessibility issues, and work through remediation.
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