Press Releases

Press Releases

Summer Art Exhibit Extended

July 13, 2022

Valdez, Alaska, July 13, 2022: Visitors to the Valdez Museum on Egan Drive can enjoy our popular summer art offering into the fall! SACRED WATERS: Art by Kevin Crowley, will remain on display in the Egan Commons through October 9, 2022. Previously, in 2020 Crowley presented an online exhibit, RAPTORA BOREALIS, Alaska’s Birds of Prey….

Summer’s in Full Swing at the Valdez Museum

June 21, 2022

Valdez, Alaska, June 21, 2022: Summer Solstice is being celebrated now, and the Valdez Museum is a very busy place! With the return of cruise ships to Valdez we are experiencing the largest number of visitors seen at the Museum since the pre-COVID summer of 2019. When the Viking Cruise ship was in port on…

Valdez Museum Joins Alyeska TAPS 45 Celebration

June 14, 2022

Valdez, Alaska, June 14, 2022 – The Board and Staff of the Valdez Museum offer our heartiest congratulations to Alyeska Pipeline Service Company on celebrating 45 years of Trans Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS) operations this month. Alyeska plans to make it a year-long celebration that will peak during the week of June 20th, because it…

History & Nature Come Alive

May 13, 2022

Valdez, Alaska May 13, 2022 In partnership with the Valdez Pioneers of Alaska, the Valdez Museum is pleased to announce that Old Town Walking Tours are coming back this year. Scheduled dates are provided below and on the website calendar. Pioneers of Alaska Igloos #7 and #12 placed the historic markers on white posts at…

SACRED WATERS, Art by Kevin Crowley

May 8, 2022

Valdez, Alaska, May 9, 2022: The Valdez Museum & Historical Archive is pleased to announce its summer art exhibit, SACRED WATERS: Art by Kevin Crowley, opens on May 13, 2022. If the name sounds familiar to you, it’s because Anchorage-based artist Kevin Crowley was slated to have his first big Valdez exhibit at the Valdez…