Museum lands national gallery grant to survey history gallery
July 23, 2010
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July 22, 2010
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The Alaska Gallery was installed in 1986. Many of its 1,300 artifacts — which span 10,000 years of
A team led by Anchorage Museum Conservator Monica Shah will identify objects in need of care and prioritize future conservation treatment. This comprehensive assessment will begin spring 2011 and last about two months. During this period, museum visitors can observe the work in progress in the Alaska Gallery.
General admission is $10 adult, $8 senior/student/military, $7 ages 3 to 12, free ages 2 and younger. Learn more online at www.anchoragemuseum.org.