Safety Precautions | Official website of the Pro Football Hall of Fame
OHIO GOVERNMENT. MIKE DEWINE REVISED STATE MASK ORDER IN MAY
Ohio Governor Mike DeWine revised state health and safety guidelines in May to coincide with guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Q: Should I wear a mask or face covering when I visit the room?
A: Effective May 28, visitors to the Pro Football Hall of Fame who are fully vaccinated against the coronavirus may stop wearing masks or maintaining social distancing inside the Museum. (Fully vaccinated means at least two weeks have passed since a final vaccination date.) For customers who are not fully vaccinated, masks will continue to be encouraged. This applies to anyone aged 10 or over.
Q: Does my child have to wear a mask when visiting the room?
A: It depends. Children 9 and under should NOT wear a mask/face covering. The ordinance requires people 10 years of age or older to wear a mask.
Q: Who is not required to wear a mask or face covering when visiting the venue?
A: People who are not required to wear a mask or face covering when visiting the venue include:
- People 10 years and older who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.
- Children 9 and under.
- Those with a medical condition or disability.
- Those who communicate with a disabled person.
- Those who actively participate in public safety.
- Those who actively eat or drink.
Q: If I am not vaccinated, do I need to wear a face covering/mask?
A: Anyone who is not fully vaccinated is encouraged to continue wearing a mask, as directed by the CDC and Ohio Governor Mike DeWine.
Q: I have a medical condition or disability. Should I wear a mask?
OTHER SECURITY MEASURES
Every safety measure adopted for employees and guests meets or exceeds its recommendation set by the State of Ohio and federal health standards for visiting a museum and retail establishment.
Some of the heightened security measures that remain in place at the Hall of Fame Museum include:
- Guests will continue to find numerous hand hygiene stations throughout the Museum.
- Plexiglas barriers will remain in the retail store checkout and customer services reception areas.
- One-way traffic in the Museum will be maintained and encouraged throughout the Museum, although not mandatory.