Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts Grand Re-Opening
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Wynton M. Blount Cultural Park, One Museum Drive, Montgomery, AL 36117
Category: Family, Arts, Community
Thu., Oct. 15, 2020 All-Day Event
The Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) announces the continuation of a phased re-opening of the Museum. In this second phase, the Museum welcomes visitors back to its changing exhibition and permanent collection galleries in addition to its Caddell Sculpture Garden which reopened in mid-August. The dates of future phases—the e-opening of ArtWorks and the Museum’s café—have yet to be decided. On Thursday, October 15—after six months of pandemic-necessitated closure—the MMFA reopens its doors to the changing exhibition Ubuhle Women: Beadwork and the Art of Independence, to its refreshed permanent collection galleries, and welcomes visitors to be a part of our first in-person programming outside in the Caddell Sculpture Garden.
PANDEMIC PROTOCOLS FOR VISITING THE MMFA’S SCULPTURE GARDEN AND GALLERIES
We remain committed to serving our members and visitors in a safe and responsible manner,especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. To this end: To facilitate social distancing, we have limited the number of people allowed in the building and established new traffic patterns; To address cleaning and disinfection of our facility, we have implemented new practices in accordance with CDC, EPA, and OSHA guidelines. Additionally, hand sanitizer will be available for visitors; And, all Museum visitors over the age of six are required to wear a mask or face covering during their visit. Please stay at home if you are feeling ill or have been exposed to COVID-19 in the fourteen (14) ays prior to your visit. All Museum staff have their temperature taken each day and are required to wear masks. To limit touchpoints, water fountains have been disabled—so be sure to bring a personal water bottle to enjoy while in the Sculpture Garden.
Outdoor furniture located in the Sculpture Garden is the ideal place to relax or enjoy a picnic.
Enhanced public Wi-Fi signal is great for casual web browsing or getting a little work done remotely.