August 15, 2020

New York museums, galleries to reopen from August 24

New York (AFP) – New York’s museums, art galleries and other cultural institutions will be allowed to reopen starting August 24, state governor Andrew Cuomo said Friday after a five-month shutdown due to the coronavirus.However, there will be mandatory face masks, timed ticketing with staggered entry and just 25 percent occupancy, he tweeted.The reopening does not include performing arts venues, which will remain shut until the end of the year.New York’s famed Metropolitan Museum of Art, which normally welcomes seven million visitors a year, said it would reopen on August 29.”After nearly six …


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