SIMI VALLEY, Calif., March 12, 2020 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Due to the announcement of the National Archives and Records Administration made today, effective Friday, March 13, 2020 at 5:00 p.m., the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum will close to the public. The Reagan Museum will be open to the public on Friday, March 13 as its last day of operation until further notice. All Presidential Libraries will be closing as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. With public safety in mind, the Reagan Foundation will continue to reassess the situation and will work to re-open its facilities as soon as possible. The closing of the Reagan Museum includes the cancellation of any events scheduled at the Reagan Library until at least March 31, 2020. Please continue to check our website at www.reaganlibrary.com for updates.
THE REAGAN FOUNDATION AND LIBRARY:
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute is the nonprofit organization created by President Reagan himself and specifically charged by him with continuing his legacy and sharing his principles – individual liberty, economic opportunity, global democracy and national pride. The Foundation is a non-partisan organization which sustains the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum in Simi Valley, CA, the Reagan Center for Public Affairs, the Presidential Learning Center, The Air Force One Pavilion and the award-winning Discovery Center, as well as the Reagan Institute, which carries out the Foundation’s work in Washington, D.C.
The Reagan Library houses over 55 million pages of Gubernatorial, Presidential and personal papers and over 60,000 gifts and artifacts chronicling the lives of Ronald and Nancy Reagan. It also serves as the final resting place of America’s 40th President and his First Lady.
SOURCE The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute