COVID-19 Prevention Protocols

The Junior Museum and Zoo is committed to providing a safe and inviting environment for all. To help combat Covid-19, and in keeping with County and State guidelines, the following measures are in place:

  1. All visitors 2 years and older are required to wear a face covering.
  2. Individuals exhibiting flu-like symptoms, including a cough or fever, will be asked to reschedule their visit.
  3. From 1-1:30pm the facility is closed to the public for surface sanitizing.
  4. Visitors are encouraged to wash their hands often and use the hand sanitizing station located in the front lobby.
  5. Social distancing between visiting groups or families is encouraged and reservation capacity limits have been set to allow for this.
  6. The building’s new HVAC system enables the following improvements to air quality and air flow:
    • Air in the building is replaced three times per hour.
    • At least 60% of recirculated air is from outside.
    • The system operates with MERV-13 air filters that are changed frequently.
    • The air is purged from the Museum before it opens and after is closes each day.
    • Portable HEPA filtration units operate throughout the facility to provide additional air filtration.