Art for All! The Carter is committed to helping everyone enjoy American art. Check out these opportunities designed for visitors with special needs, always free of charge.
Accessible parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis in the museum parking lot off of Camp Bowie Blvd. and along the museum’s south side on Lancaster Ave.
Prepare for your visit with a social narrative--a guide of what to expect and things to do on a trip to the Carter.
Wheelchairs are available free of charge on a first-come, first-served basis. Please stop by the Information Desk for assistance. All floors are accessible by elevator, and the Carter is equipped with accessible restrooms and drinking fountains. All our entrances are barrier free.
Assistive listening devices are available upon request for use during all public events or tours.
Hear more about artworks from artists, museum staff, community members, and others by dialing in or streaming on your smart device.
Booklets with large print labels are located in every gallery.
Tactile tool kits feature 3D-printed copies and raised-line drawings of select artworks, visual descriptions in braille and large print, and additional sensory objects. Reserve these kits before your visit by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
We have seating throughout the museum, and you are also welcome to make yourself at home on the gallery floor as you explore. You can relax or have quiet time in the Library or Auditorium.
Our Community Partners
- Age-Friendly Fort Worth
- Alzheimer’s Association
- Dementia Friendly Fort Worth
- Lighthouse for the Blind Fort Worth
- Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
- TCU FACES (Families, Autism, and Child Emotional Studies)
- UNT Health Science Center Autism and Developmental Disorders Research