Press Releases

Press Releases

Thank You Museum Supporters!

January 24, 2019

Valdez, Alaska, January 24, 2019 – More than a dozen Valdez Museum advocates attended the Valdez City Council meeting on January 15, 2019 in support of a new building for the Museum. At the meeting council members discussed a draft Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Valdez Museum and Historical Archive (VMHA) and the City…

Pick.Click.Give to the Valdez Museum

January 23, 2019

Valdez, Alaska, January 24, 2019 – Thank you very much to our supporters who picked the Valdez Museum when making a donation through the Pick.Click.Give Permanent Fund Dividend Charitable Contribution Program. Every year Alaskans have a unique way to support the exhibits, presentations and activities we offer by donating money to the Museum through the…

Free Admission to Federal Employees

January 23, 2019


January 10, 2019

Valdez, Alaska, January 10, 2019 – The Valdez Museum and Historical Archive (VMHA) staff and Board of Directors have long dreamed of a new building that can house all our collections and exhibits under one roof. That dream could move a step closer to reality at the next Valdez City Council meeting when council members…

Museum Exhibits Supported by CVEA Community Foundation

December 21, 2018

Valdez, Alaska, December 21, 2018 – The Valdez Museum and Historical Archive (VMHA) is among sixteen-local non-profit organizations to receive a 2018 grant from the Copper Valley Electric Association Community Foundation (CVEACF). The Foundation was created so that CVEA can do more for the communities it serves. They fund scholarships, events and local non-profits. In…