ATHENS, Ala. — The Alabama Veterans Museum is temporarily closing due to COVID-19 exposure.
According to a Facebook post, the museum will close until September 1 and the situation will be reevaluated at that time.
The museum’s coffee call scheduled for September 4 will also be cancelled.
The Alabama Veterans Museum and Archives officially opened in 2000 and serves as a “permanent resting place” for artifacts and memorabilia such as uniforms, medals, weapons, photographs, books, and more.
The museum is located 114 West Pryor Street in Athens. They are open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily and closed on Sundays.