‘The museum must provide a welcoming, accessible environment, and appropriate services and facilities. The museum must:

3.2.1 have adequate and accessible facilities to meet the needs of the expected number and range of users or provide information about nearby facilities
3.2.2 have appropriate signs and directions inside and outside the building
3.2.3 communicate effectively with users and potential users through a range of accessible marketing and promotional activities.’

(Accreditation standard, October 2011)

The Sign Design Guide


The Sign Design Guide is concerned with making environments accessible to everyone and addresses the concept of ‘inclusive signage’. It provides clear guidance on producing signs and other wayfinding information.