Press Releases

Press Releases

The Valdez Museum Needs Your Help!

July 28, 2017

The Valdez Museum & Historical Archive needs your help. I want to let our loyal supporters know that the City of Valdez is considering closing the yellow warehouse where the Remembering Old Valdez Exhibit, Archive, Fire History exhibits, and collections storage exist. Over the last few years the City of Valdez has communicated to the…

Valdez Museum Opens Calls for Exhibit Proposals

March 22, 2017

Valdez Museum Opens Calls for Exhibit Proposals The Valdez Museum & Historical Archive has formalized its exhibit proposal procedure, by releasing an Exhibit Proposal form. Exhibit proposals will be reviewed annually each June by a selection panel of museum staff, with a goal to finalize the museum’s exhibition schedule to planning five years in advance…

5 Reasons to Give

November 21, 2016

5 Reasons to Support the Valdez Museum, Drum Roll Please…  Valdez, Alaska, November 16, 2016 – This holiday season the Valdez Museum & Historical Archive will join nonprofit organizations and community foundations around the country to encourage individuals to give local by launching its 2016 Annual Holiday Appeal, 5 Reasons to Support the Valdez Museum….

Master Interpretive Plan Approved

October 31, 2016

For Immediate Release Master Interpretive Plan Approved Valdez, Alaska, October 25, 2016 – On Thursday, October 20th, the Board of Directors of the Valdez Museum and Historical Archive approved the final draft of a Master Interpretive Plan (MIP). The plan was crafted with the assistance of the Portland, Oregon, firm Alchemy of Design, specialists in…

Virtual Walking Tour of Old Town Launches

July 5, 2016

Virtual Walking Tour of Old Town Launches Valdez, Alaska July 1, 2016 – The Valdez Museum and Historical Archive is excited to announce the launch of our online virtual walking tour of Old Town Valdez. The virtual tour features historic sites marked by the Pioneers of Alaska Igloos #7 and #2. Viewers can access historic…