The West Virginia Division of Culture and History will close three of it museums, historic sites and administrative office locations on Monday, Sept. 7, for Labor Day. This includes West Virginia Independence Hall in downtown Wheeling, Grave Creek Mound Archaeological Complex in Moundsville, and the Culture Center at the State Capitol Complex in Charleston. The Culture Center houses the state archives library, the state museum and administrative offices.
Normal operating hours will resume at all three facilities on Tuesday from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at West Virginia Independence Hall, and 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at Grave Creek Mound. The Culture Center building hours are 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m., the state archives and state museum are open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., and the State Museum Shop is open 9:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
For more information, contact Jacqueline Proctor, deputy commissioner for the Division, at (304) 558-0220.
The West Virginia Division of Culture and History, an agency of the West Virginia Department of Education and the Arts, brings together the state’s past, present and future through programs and services in the areas of archives and history, the arts, historic preservation and museums. Its administrative offices are located at the Culture Center in the State Capitol Complex in Charleston, which also houses the state archives and state museum. The Culture Center is West Virginia’s official showcase for the arts. The agency also operates a network of museums and historic sites across the state. For more information about the Division’s programs, visit www.wvculture.org. The Division of Culture and History is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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