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Release: Immediate

UI Museum of Natural History announces winter break schedule

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa Museum of Natural History will operate on an abbreviated schedule during the university's winter break, Dec. 21-Jan. 18.

The museum will be open from 10:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday and from 12:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. Sunday. The museum will be closed Dec. 24, 25 and Jan. 1.

The Iowa Hall Gallery of the Museum will be closed throughout the semester break for the installation of a fire sprinkler system. Bird Hall and Mammal Hall will remain open. Staff will be available on site to provide tours and offer special daily children's and family activities. To make tour reservations or to obtain further information, call 319-335-0482.