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
June 30, 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.

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

Vaccine Requirement for Concerts and Special Events

  • Masks are no longer required, but strongly encouraged for concerts and events at House of Eternal Return.
  • Artists may require proof of vaccination or a negative test on a show-by-show basis. Please continue to check specific event pages and ticket-related communications for up-to-date information.

Click here to access all the details about our health & safety plan.

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.

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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:

  • Weapons of any kind including firearms, pocket knives, pepper spray, large chains, spiked jewelry, etc.
  • Outside food, beverages or alcohol
  • Gum
  • Flasks and containers
  • Vape pens or electric cigarettes
  • Cigarettes, cigars, or pipes
  • Illegal drugs
  • Markers, stickers or spray paint
  • Strollers
  • Backpacks (may be left at bag check for a fee)
  • Large bags/packages (may be left at bag check for a fee)
  • Skateboards
  • Heelys shoes
  • Camera accessories such as lights, large camera flashes, tripods or other professional camera equipment
  • Extendable Phone Stabilizers (i.e. "Selfie Sticks")
  • Drones
  • Laptop computers or tablets
  • Umbrellas
  • Flow Toys
  • Any live animal that is not a service animal
  • Costumes with masks that obscure your entire face
  • Any item that challenges public safety per our Security Manager.

*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

  • 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.
  • No vaping or smoking is allowed inside the building or exhibit.
  • Changing tables are available in the all-gender family restroom.
  • All minors (under-18s) must be accompanied by an adult.
  • 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.

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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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Need Help?

Email or call 1-866-MEOW-WOW

Please have your reservation number ready.

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