PUBLISHED: 3:04 PM on Wednesday, December 21, 2005
Holiday closures set for state museum
The Alaska State Museum will be closed to the public over the Christmas and New Year's weekends. The museum will close Dec. 24-26 for Christmas, and Dec. 31-Jan. 2, for New Year's. December 26 and January 2 are state and federal holidays.

Regular hours at the museum are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. General admission is $3. Visitors 18 and under are admitted free of charge. An annual pass that allows unlimited visits to the Alaska State Museum and the Sheldon Jackson Museum in Sitka is available for $15.

Assistance is available for visitors with special needs. Contact Visitor Services at 465-2901.