Accessibility and inclusion at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
Cooper Hewitt is committed to broadening its audiences and ensuring the museum is welcoming to all. Learn how we are using our exhibitions, campus, and museum resources to raise awareness of accessible design innovation, inspire dialogue, and leverage Cooper Hewitt’s role as platform for design to promote problem-solving in support of inclusivity.
Accessibility Articles + Resources
Robust online resources share stories of designers and disability service organizations celebrating inclusivity. Diverse perspectives highlighted in videos and articles illustrate the impact of design in addressing the barriers many people with disabilities experience worldwide.
Accessibility initiatives are made possible by the generous support of Carnegie Corporation of New York. Additional funding is also provided by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.