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Extended Holiday Hours 2011

For Release: December 2011

CONTACT:         Elizabeth M. Wilson, Director of Marketing Communication
         330.376.9186 x213,
Akron Art Museum Offers Extended Holiday Hours
Open Monday, December 26 & Tuesday, December 27

Although normally closed on Monday and Tuesday, the Akron Art Museum is offering extended holiday hours due to the popularity of Landscapes from the Age of Impressionism and the two complementary exhibitions Michelle Droll: Landslide/ Between a Rock and a Place and SuperNatural: Landscapes by Bruce Checefsky and Barry Underwood. The museum will be open to the public Monday, December 26 and Tuesday, December 27 from 11 am – 5 pm.

Below are the museum’s hours of operation for the 2011 holiday season:
Saturday, December 24 (Christmas Eve): Closed
Sunday, December 25 (Christmas Day): Closed
Monday, December 26: 11 am – 5 pm
Tuesday, December 27: 11 am – 5 pm
Wednesday, December 28: 11 am – 5 pm
Thursday, December 29: 11 am – 9 pm
Friday, December 30: 11 am – 5 pm
Saturday, December 31: 11 am – 5 pm
Sunday, January 1 (New Year’s Day): Closed
Because the first Sunday of January is New Year’s Day, Sunday Sampler will not occur in January. It will resume February 5, 2011. For more information visit
Museum Information
Address: One South High, Akron, OH 44308
Tel: 330.376.9185
Fax: 330.376.1180
Gallery and Store Hours: Wednesday – Sunday: 11 am – 5 pm, Thursday: 11 am – 9 pm, Closed Monday and Tuesday as well as major holidays
Café Hours: Wednesday – Sunday: 11 am – 3 pm, Thursday: 11 am – 7:30 pm
Library Hours: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 11 am – 4 pm
Admission: Adult general admission is $7, Student and Senior (65+) general admission is $5, Children (12 and under) are FREE, members are FREE. On the first Sunday of every month, individual admissions to the collection are FREE. Special exhibitions may require paid admission. No tours available on these days.

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Phone: 330.376.9186 x229

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