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Bayou Teche Museum reopens to the public

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Posted at 11:02 AM, May 28, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-28 20:07:51-04

The Bayou Teche Museum in New Iberia officially reopened their doors to the public on Thursday, May 28.

The museum say the reopening follows the recommendations of business reopenings from Governor John Bel Edwards and local elected officials

Operating hours will resume as usual for Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10:00 am until 4:00 pm. All other days and times must be made by appointment.

Museum staff say that the building has been cleaned and sanitized and that guests will need to practice social distancing while visiting. This will include hand washing and disinfecting.

Staff and volunteers will wear masks and the museum encourages visitors to do the same. Wearing a mask to the museum is not required.

For more information please call (337) 606-5977 or email with any comments or questions. Updates can also be found on Facebook.

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