COVID Protocols


  • If you or your child is feeling sick or have a fever please do not enter. We hope you will visit on another day when you are well.

  • Temperatures will be checked using a no-contact thermometer. Anyone with a temperature over 100.4 degrees will not be permitted entry.

  • Wash your hands and/or visit our hand sanitizing stations before you enter and frequently throughout your visit.

  • Please maintain a physical distance of 6 feet from staff members and guests who are not with your group.


  • Admission will be available by reservation only. Timed entry tickets can be purchased online at CMDZ Family Members will continue to get free admission, but must reserve an entry time in advance.

  • CMDZ will reopen at 25% capacity and will increase when we feel safe and comfortable doing so.


  • CMDZ uses cleaning and disinfecting products that are recommended by the CDC.

  • Props and manipulatives in each exhibit areas will be removed and replaced with a fresh set throughout the day. After removing props the exhibit will be closed for a short period while staff cleans and disinfects the space.

  • Bathrooms and high touch areas will be continuously monitored and disinfected throughout the day.