Gallery Etiquette

Gallery Etiquette

Here are a few things to think about as you enjoy what we have on view.

Please do:

  • Please check backpacks, large bags, long umbrellas, and balloons in at the front desk.
  • Please walk to enjoy the artwork. Running and jumping are not allowed in the galleries.
  • Please bring your smart device to extend your experience at the museum. Share your visit with our Social Media Wall and social networks! Geotag or hashtag #grandrapidsartmuseum on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter to see your photos live.
  • Please check for signs near artwork for instructions on artwork which may or may not be photographed. If you have any questions, please ask a Visitor Services associate.

Please do not:

  • Please do not use flash in the galleries when photographing.
  • Please do not touch the art with your hands or other objects.
  • Please do not consume food, beverages, candy or gum in the galleries.
  • Please do not smoke on the premises. GRAM is a non-smoking workplace.
  • Please do not have pens in the galleries. If you need a writing utensil, pencils are available at the front desk.