The Museum received a COVID-19 Response Grant from the New Jersey Council for the Humanities with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the federal CARES Act. The grant funds are earmarked to support the Museum's general operations, humanities programming and outreach.
The New Jersey Council for the Humanities' COVID-19 Response Grants make funds available as support for museums and other nonprofits who are facing financial hardship due to the pandemic so that they may continue to offer humanities programming to public audiences.
The American Labor Museum currently offers in-person tours of the Museum's restored period rooms, Old World Gardens and "Union Made: Fashioning America in the 20th Century" and "Women Who Dare to Inspire" temporary exhibits. In-person tours are by appointment. Visitors are required to wear face coverings. "Virtual" tours, clcasses, and research assistance vis Zoom for individuals, summer camps and other groups are also offered by appointment. The Museum's website www.labormuseum.net offers home schooling educational activities and links to video lessons and virtual tours.