Some museums in Alexandria will reopen in March
ALEXANDRIA, VA – Some museums run by the Workplace of Historic Alexandria will reopen to the general public on the finish of March.
The Alexandria Historical past Museum will reopen on March 25, the Gadsby Tavern Museum and Alexandria Archeology Museum will reopen on March 26, and the Friendship Hearth Station Museum will open on choose Saturdays. Town-run museums have been initially closed in March 2020 when the pandemic restrictions started. The Alexandria Archaeological Museum, the Alexandria Historical past Museum on the Lyceum, and the Gadsby Tavern Museum had reopened with date restrictions over the summer season, however all museums have closed once more on December 22 because the area noticed a rise in COVID-19 instances.
Guests can reserve an entrance hour to ensure entry to the Alexandria Historical past Museum and Gadsby Tavern Museum at AlexandriaVa.gov/Store. Entrance is free for residents of the town of Alexandria. For others, a diminished flat fee of $ 5 is on the market for a gaggle of as much as 10 folks. Common admission per individual applies for tickets bought in individual whereas provides final. The Alexandria Archaeological Museum is free and accessible with out reservation.
See the COVID-19 protocols for every museum by clicking on the hyperlinks beneath. The preliminary hours are listed beneath.
- Alexandria Historical past Museum on the Lyceum (from March 25): Thursdays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Fridays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturdays 11 a.m. to five p.m.
- Archaeological Museum of Alexandria (from March 26): Fridays from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m. to five p.m., Sundays from 1 p.m. to five p.m.
- Gadsby’s Tavern Museum (from March 26): Fridays 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturdays 11 a.m. to five p.m., Sundays 1 p.m. to five p.m.
- Friendship Firehouse Museum: (April 17, Could 22 and June 19): 11 am-5pm
The Alexandria Black Historical past Museum, Fort Ward Museum and Historic Web site, and Freedom Home Museum are closed for renovations. The Archives and Paperwork Middle and the Stabler-Leadbeater Apothecary Museum are additionally closed.