Prepare for Your Visit to the House of Eternal Return
Everything you need to know for your upcoming experience at Meow Wolf's House of Eternal Return in Santa Fe!
Meow Wolf
March 24, 2022

Prepare for Your Visit

We are dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for all staff and guests at the House of Eternal Return. Please review our Code of Conduct before your visit.

The below has been implemented in response to the Covid-19 infection rates. Meow Wolf is continuing to monitor the situation in New Mexico and has made adjustments to help ensure the safety of the community.  


  • Guests are encouraged but not required to wear masks during their visit to the exhibition.

Vaccine Requirement for Concerts and Special Events

  • Masks are strongly encouraged for ticketed concerts and events at House of Eternal Return. Proof of vaccination or negative test still in effect for ticketed shows.
  • All guests must be fully vaccinated and show proof of vaccination with a vaccination card or a photo of their vaccination card and a valid photo ID.
  • Negative test results from a rapid Covid test taken within 6 hours of showtime or a PCR Covid test taken within 48 hours of showtime are also accepted.

Meow Wolf asks for your help in preventing the spread of COVID-19. They request that visitors postpone their visit to Meow Wolf Santa Fe and House of Eternal Return if they are feeling ill, are experiencing respiratory problems, have a fever, or have recently traveled to an area with a large number of reported cases of the virus.  Additionally, in preparing for a visit, please wash your hands for at least 20 seconds, and avoid touching your nose, mouth, and eyes.

The above protocols will be in effect for the foreseeable future for Meow Wolf Santa Fe and any additional changes will be communicated on Meow Wolf’s website, social media channels, email and via press releases to local media.

Arrival Info

  • Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your reservation time and join the queue.
  • Have your QR code ready for scanning.
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  • Free parking is offered on-site for regular humanoid vehicles like cars, trucks, and vans.
  • There is also limited street parking in the area, but we ask that you please check the signage before parking on the street.
  • DO NOT leave animals 🐕 unattended in your vehicle or Animal Control will be contacted.

🚫 Parking is NOT offered for:

  • RVs, trailers, spacecraft, other oversized vehicles.
  • We DO NOT allow overnight parking in our lot.


We offer a variety of supportive services and accessibility options when you visit Meow Wolf Santa Fe.

  • Eight designated accessible parking spots are available at Meow Wolf Santa Fe for participants with a valid parking permit.
  • If you require seating or other assistance while waiting in the check-in line, please ask anyone wearing a staff badge to speak to a Manager on Duty when you arrive.

For more information on accessibility inside House of Eternal Return, click here.

Child opens a lockers at Meow World Santa Fe

Personal Items

We highly recommend you leave your personal items at home or safely in your vehicle. If that is not an option, token-operated lockers are available in the lobby, and there is a stroller parking area outside. Meow Wolf is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

Please be aware the following are 🚫 not allowed inside House of Eternal Return:

  • Strollers - we encourage child-wearing!
  • Backpacks, large bags, luggage, packages
  • Outside food or beverages
  • Chewing gum
  • Weapons
  • Any live animal that is not a service animal*

*Service animals that are trained to assist an individual, in accordance with the ADA guidelines, are permitted inside House of Eternal Return.

Other Important Info

  • No vaping or smoking is allowed inside the building or exhibit.
  • Changing tables are available in the all-gender family restroom.
  • The Float Cafe & Bar is open to ticket holders.
  • All hours are in Mountain Time.  Exhibit hours may change based on demand and other factors, including our events schedule, which can be found here.
  • Remember to bring your unrelenting sense of childlike wonder.

Check out our FAQs for more need-to-know info.

A mysterious purple wave travels down a house hallway at the House of Eternal Return

Explore the Mystery

Once you’re inside House of Eternal Return, you can explore any which way you like. Did you know there’s a hidden story? Look for clues about what happened to the Selig family woven throughout the rooms and installations.

What Happened Here?

House of Eternal Return is full of secrets, and the Society of Peripheral Studies has found the evidence to prove it. Join SPS – if you dare 👽

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