Cedar Rapids Museum of Art

319-366-7503
410 3rd Ave SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
ethomas@crma.org

Location

410 3rd Ave SE
52401 Cedar Rapids , IA
United States
Phone: 319-366-7503
Iowa US
With more than 2,000 years of art on display in the heart of Downtown Cedar Rapids, Iowa, the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art has something to offer everyone! Established in 1905, the CRMA strives to be a thriving and dynamic art museum for our community and visitors. Here you can visit American Gothic artist Grant Wood's home and studio, or peruse our 13 galleries of works from around the world. Visit our website at www.crma.org to meet our staff members, find out more about our history and what has been going on more recently, as well as view our newsletter and find out how to get in touch with us (because we would certainly love to hear from you!). And don't forget to add us as your friend on Facebook!

Facility Access Information

Wheelchair Parking Location: 
At the Education Entrance in our parking lot off 2nd Ave SE
Main Entrance: 
We have 4 entrances: 2 are stairs w/rails, 1 is stairs and ramp, one is at ground level
Accessible Entrance: 
Ground level access is at the Education Entrance in our parking lot off 2nd Ave SE; ramp access on the 3rd Ave SE side of the building. The Grant Wood Studio is not wheelchair accessible.
Wheelchairs Available: 
From Visitors Services desk on main level
Accessible Restrooms: 
All restrooms are accessible
Family/Unisex Restroom: 
Family / unisex restroom available (wheelchair accessible)
Family/Unisex Restroom Location: 
Main level, across from Visitors Services desk
Segways: 
Segways Not Allowed
Service Animals: 
Allowed
Sitting Area Location: 
One bench in each gallery & seating in Carnegie Library on main level
Portable Chairs: 
Portable artist stools available from the Visitors Services desk on main level
Pre-Visit Information
Other Important Pre-Visit Information: 
If you would like an ASL interpreter, an interpreter trained in giving tours for visually impaired visitors, or hands-on materials, please contact us at least two weeks prior to your visit.
Visitor Information Desk
The following items are available. Please ask for them at the information desk: 
Braille/tactile floor plans
Magnifying glasses
Notepad and pencil (for deaf and other visitors)
Staff members trained in sighted guide technique
A staff member who knows American Sign Language (ASL)
Other Resources: 
Touchable items to accompany exhibitions
Tours and Scheduled Programs
Description: 
All tours available upon request; please allow 2 weeks' notice.
Our Access Programs Use: 
Verbal Description Tours
Touch Tours
ASL Tours
Tactile diagrams
Verbal descriptions
Art-making activities
Hands-on classroom activities
Drama and movement
Music and sound
Information about Programs and Upcoming Exhibits
You can find out about our regular and accessible programs from: 
http://www.crma.org/Content/Events.aspx
To join our mailing list or receive a newsletter/access newsletter: 
http://www.crma.org/Content/About/Newsletter.aspx
Other Programs for Audiences with Diverse Needs: 
We can tailor our tours to your needs