The Gibbes Museum of Art reopened to most people earlier this month, enacting new safety precautions to help maintain staff and visitors protected in the middle of the current coronavirus pandemic.
Gibbes Museum, set to reopen June 1, previews fall exhibitions: More masks, additional paintings
Gibbes Museum, set to reopen June 1, previews fall exhibitions
More masks, more art
The Gibbes Museum of Art reopens to the public on June 1, after temporarily closing its doors on March 18 due to the current coronavirus pandemic. The museum has enacted new safety precautions including requiring visitors to wear face masks, limiting museum occupancy to 50 percent, and offering hand sanitizer stations throughout the exhibitions.
By Connelly Hardaway
Now, the museum is offering docent gallery hours, all through which the Gibbes’ group of educated docents (guides) will in all probability be stationed all by exhibitions to answer any questions visitors may have.
Docents will in all probability be on the market Wednesdays, 3-5 p.m., Thursdays, 1-Three p.m. and Fridays, 10 a.m.-noon and 1-Three p.m.
When visiting the museum be sure you placed on a masks and prohibit your group to no more than three of us or fast family members. There are one-way posted paths all by the museum and mates are requested to deal with a 6-foot distance from others.
Need a masks to your kiddos? The Gibbes Museum retailer will shortly be selling youth masks that features illustrations by Gibbes creative director Erin Banks. Each illustration was created for the G is for Gibbes: A Museum ABC Book.
Pre-order kid masks ($12) on-line now.
The Gibbes is open Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday, 1-5 p.m.