The History Center of Niagara will begin to open its doors to the public starting with the Outwater Emporium Gift Shop, 215 Niagara St., Lockport. In-store sales will be available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 10. The second floor will be closed to the public at present.
Patrons can watch the orientation video, and take a look at the new PONY (PA, Ontario, & NY) Baseball League exhibit located on the first floor. There is also an extensive selection of local publications and souvenirs available for purchase.
This opening does not include the other exhibit buildings on 215 Niagara St.
All staff will continue to wear masks under the New York state executive law.
Patrons are strongly encouraged to do the same.
A press release said, “All staff will perform thorough health and safety practices, cleaning and sanitizing on a regular basis. Research requests will be conducted online and, if needed, by appointment only, with resources used in the first floor meeting room.
“You can reach the museum by calling 716-434-7433, our website niagarahisotory.org, or by sending a request to [email protected]. We greatly appreciate your patience and continued support during this time. We thank you and look forward to seeing everyone at a later date.”