Cincinnati Museum Center to reopen today after monthslong closure

Posted at 7:36 AM, Jul 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-17 07:05:57-04

CINCINNATI —The Cincinnati Museum Center and the Holocaust & Humanity Center are reopening Friday after they had been closed for four months due to COVID-19.

Officials will turn on Union Terminal’s iconic fountain at 10 a.m. Friday to mark the reopening, and the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra will put on a small performance.

Guests can expect the following changes:

  • Masks are required when visiting.
  • Timed tickets are required for entry. Timed tickets will help manage crowd capacity and flow to allow for proper social distancing.
  • Social distancing markers and signage.
  • Increased cleaning and sanitization efforts.

The following areas will be open:

Museum of Natural History & Science

  • Dinosaur Hall
  • Neil Armstrong Space Exploration Gallery, presented by the Harold C. Schott Foundation

Cincinnati History Museum

  • Cincinnati in Motion
  • Shaping Our City (new)
  • You Are Here (new)
  • Public Landing
  • Robert D. Lindner Family OMNIMAX® Theater
  • Maya: The Exhibition
  • An Unfinished Revolution: Women and the Vote (free exhibition)
  • Inspired by Nature: The Art and Activism of Charley Harper (free exhibition)
  • Nancy & David Wolf Holocaust & Humanity Center

The Duke Energy Children’s Museum, The Cave (in Museum of Natural History & Science) and the Science Interactives Gallery will remain closed.

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