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Visiting information

How to get there:
Map – Google maps
Bus routes 1, 5, 6, 8 and 9. Östra Strandgatan bus stop; Ultra
Cycle path: Umeå municipality cycling map

Parking:
The nearest car park is along the river at the Arts Campus, Östra Strandgatan and roadside parking along the Öst på stan crossroads.

rullstol32 The nearest parking space (1) for vehicles with parking permits is inside the courtyard. This space is marked out, 2.6 m wide and about 15 m from the entrance.

Dropping off:
Taxis or special vehicles can drop people off at the main entrance.

Staffed area:
Reception

Escorts:
Free entry.

Ticket bookings:
For events with a limited number of places, please call or send an e-mail to pre-book. There are no other booking options.

ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH YOUNG CHILDREN/PUSHCHAIRS:

The premises:
There are no major differences in level at the entrances, automatic door openers are available. Door widths OK. Two lifts; the large one does not call at floors 2 and 4, the small one calls at all floors. Changing tables are available in RWC on floor 0, and there are toilets at Bildverkstad on floor 2.

Parking for pushchairs:
Available on floor 0. Strollers are available to borrow from reception on floor 1.

Food:
Microwave ovens are available in the restaurant on floor 0.

ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH ALLERGIES:

Smoking:
Not specified. No ashtrays available at the main entrance.

Plants:
There are no green plants.

Fitted carpets:
None.

Guide dogs:
May be present. Information is posted up at the entrance when there is a dog on the premises.

Diet:
The restaurant and café Hansson & Hammar on floor 0 offer gluten-free and lactose-free options.

kct gå ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH IMPAIRED VISION:

Handrails:
Tactile handrail, flagstones and edge wall along the walkway from Östra Strandgatan to the main entrance. No handrail up to reception. Reception is about 7 m straight ahead, on the left.

Signs:
There are information signs in the form of lightboxes with text on them just to the right of the main entrance. There are signs in the lifts and on the doors of the toilets. None of the signs have tactile information.

Lift:
Tactile information is available on the lift call and control panels. The lifts provide spoken information.

Light and contrasts:
The stairs have contrast markers. Panes of glass in doors are marked, other glass is not. Lots of light in the entrance hall and stairwell. Some exhibitions have subdued lighting on the premises. The stepped seating in the Flex Hall has an unmarked drop edge from the front row.

Escorting:
Staff can provide an escort from reception to the event venue and back again.

Guide dogs:
Are permitted on the premises.

kct hörsel ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH IMPAIRED HEARING:

Signs:
Information signs can be found inside the entrances.

Hearing loop:
There is no permanent loop. A portable loop can be borrowed and used for guided tours.

Evacuation alarm with light signal:
Available in the large toilet and in the toilets on floor 0.

kct rullstol ACCESS FOR PEOPLE WITH IMPAIRED MOBILITY:

Wheelchair:
A wheelchair is available to borrow.

Walkway:
The walkway from the rullstol32 car park to the entrance is flat and even.

Entrance:
The main entrance has a 20 mm threshold, other entrances have a 40 mm threshold. All entrances have automatic door openers, pushbuttons are sited sensibly. The doors at the main entrance are opened by a sensor. Door width OK.

Lift:
There are two lifts. One lift is 1.4 x 1.1 m. Door 0.9 m wide. The lift call is in the corner, the control panel is accessible. One lift is about 4 x 2.5 m. This has wide doors and accessible controls. This lift does not call at floors 2 and 4 for visitors.

rullstol32Location:
The Flex Hall has stepped seating. Spaces for wheelchairs on the floor in front of the stepped seating.

Reception:
Has no lowered section.

Accessible toilet:
There is a rullstol32 toilet on floor 0, good door width, plenty of space to turn and free space by the toilet, 0.87/0.82 m. Fittings which are difficult to reach; mixer tap, coat hook and soap. No alarm cable to armrests.

This survey was done by KCT Västerbotten and commissioned by Umeå2014. Questions regarding availability for specific areas and premises, please contact the property owner directly.
Survey was conducted 21 November 2013.

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