Thursday, July 24, 2008

Museum in Augusta Chronicle today

The following appeared in the July 24, 2008 edition of the Augusta Chronicle:

"Tours show public how museum operates"
Written by Nikasha Dicks
July 24, 2008

The Augusta Museum of History has a new educational program.

Preserving History: Behind the Scenes at the Augusta Museum of History will take visitors on a tour to the museum's processing laboratory, where artifacts are conserved and prepared for exhibits.

"They will get to see the action that takes place behind the scenes at the museum every day but is generally closed to the public," said Sean Todd, the museum's registrar. "This is an opportunity for people to see the process."
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