Category Archives: Museum updates

Progress!

We are all ready for the new storage system. The air duct is moved, the new lights are in, and the ceiling is painted. We have decided to scrape and paint the far wall while the installation is going on … Continue reading

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What’s behind the curtain?

The prep work continues at the museum. The duct work has moved, the new lighting is installed. Today the ceiling is getting painted, next week the floor will be stripped and waxed. Then the fun really starts!   This project … Continue reading

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Starting with a “Clean Slate”

We have a¬†clean slate! The central exhibit walls are all down – ready for the utility changes and the installation of the new artifact storage system. Then comes the fun part – creating new exhibits! In the meantime…we are enjoying … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Happy New year from the Pope County Museum! 2017 will bring big changes to the museum. We are busy beavers here, renovating exhibits and preparing for our new storage system. This project has been financed in part with funds provided … Continue reading

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Cabin Repairs – Day 8

Work continued over the weekend, but I didn’t capture it on film. Today is the last day with the work crew and it is amazing what they accomplished in a week. The Torguson cabin is looking good too. And… the … Continue reading

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Cabin Repairs – Day 5

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Cabin Repairs – Day 4

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