The Whale Museum Reopens

Posted August 26, 2020 at 8:49 am by

From The Whale Museum…

After over 5 months of being closed, we got word that the Gov­er­nor is allow­ing muse­ums to open in Phase 2 (8–2020)! The Exhib­it Hall and Gift Shop are open dai­ly 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. 

We are dili­gent­ly fol­low­ing every rule put in place by the Health Depart­ment and Wash­ing­ton State in order to keep our staff, our cus­tomers, and this com­mu­ni­ty healthy and safe. 

Please be self-aware of any COVID-19 symp­toms and delay your vis­it until you are healthy.

Some things that will be different:
• Our Exhib­it Hall & Gallery are no-touch with some areas closed. All inter­ac­tive exhibits are tem­porar­i­ly closed.
• A cloth face cov­er­ing must be worn at all times dur­ing your vis­it, includes every­one over the age of 2.
• Social Dis­tanc­ing, must keep 6 feet of dis­tance from all staff and oth­er visitors.
• Lim­it­ed Exhib­it Hall Gift Shop capac­i­ty — Lim­it­ed to 40 cus­tomers only.
• Restrooms will be unavail­able to guests.
• Hand san­i­tiz­er will be avail­able and we ask that you use it or pro­vide your own.
• Addi­tion­al Updat­ed Pro­to­cols, staff will glad­ly explain dur­ing your visit.
Please check back with us for updates.

Our online site ( for orca adop­tions & shop­ping are also open. We appre­ci­ate your patience and under­stand­ing and look for­ward to see­ing you at The Whale Muse­um soon.

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Categories: Education, Recreation, Wildlife

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