Press Releases

Press Releases

Online Auction Supports Museum Programs

October 20, 2021

Valdez, Alaska, October 20, 2021:The Valdez Museum would like to thank everyone who took part in our recent On the Road Again Online Auction. With your support, we raised $4,475 so the museum can continue connecting with the community by providing quality cultural and educational programming. The event was truly a team effort, and we…

Roadhouse Dinner Postponed

September 30, 2021

Valdez, Alaska, September 30, 2021 – Due to a rise in COVID 19 cases in the community our On the Road Again Roadhouse Dinner in-person event is POSTPONED until November 6, 2021. Although disappointing, we now have more time to do event planning and coordinate entertainment for this scaled down in-person event, and we think…

VMHA Annual Report 2021

September 27, 2021

Valdez, Alaska, September 28, 2021 – Each year in October the Valdez Museum and Historical Archive (VMHA) Board and Staff give an overview of the past year’s progress and accomplishments to our corporate members, the Valdez City Council. In her message to the Council VMHA Board President Donna Lane writes, Another year of Pandemic challenges…

On the Road Again Online Auction Extended

September 25, 2021

You now have MORE TIME to bid on these and many other intriguing items in our On the Road Again Online Auction! It has been EXTENDED one week. Auction NOW ends: 12 Noon on Saturday, October 9th. Auction Website: or text: ontheroad to 76278 A step by step guide on how to make a bid…


September 23, 2021

Our newest temporary exhibit, True Stories of Chairs, presents chairs from the Museum’s collection and the community, pairing them with the stories of historical people who sat in them. Got a chair with a great story? Share it via Zoom on the Valdez Museum’s Tuesday Nite History Talk titled Chair Talk, on September 28th at…