The Cockrell Butterfly Center and Wortham Giant Screen Theatre are closed for renovations.

Accessibility Services


The Wortham Giant Screen Theatre is dedicated to offering accessibility for all our guests and making your visit both comfortable and memorable. We invite you to visit the Museum Services desk or Box Office personnel should you need any of the following.

Theatre Access:

Our theatre accommodates eight (8) wheelchairs and companion seats.
To access the Theatre via wheelchair, go to the double doors marked “Handicapped Access” on the main floor, nearest to the Wortham Giant Screen Theatre sign.

Closed Captioning Devices:

Dolby CaptiView closed caption viewing system provides accessibility for guests who are deaf and hard of hearing.* Use of the set is free of charge. Please let us know when purchasing your ticket if you need a set. There are 8 units available on a first-come, first-served basis.  They can be used at any seat.

Assisted Listening Devices:

Listen Technologies assistive listening system provides accessibility for guests who are hard of hearing. Please let us know when purchasing your ticket if you need a set. There are 10 assistive listening devices available on a first-come, first-served basis.  They can be used at any seat.


*Please note – Closed captioning and assistive listening availability is subject to the content made available from distributors. Not every film is enabled with the content necessary for closed captioning and/or assistive listening. Please ask an HMNS staff member when purchasing your show ticket.

 

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