Holiday Information

Dragon Ceiling 

The Nationality Rooms are decorated in traditional holiday styles from November 17th, 2013 through January 17th, 2014.

Thanksgiving 
The Rooms are closed on Thanksgiving Day. They are open on the day after Thanksgiving for first come-first served, guided ticketed tours, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. No reservations are accepted.

Weekends after November 16 through January 11 (except December 29 and 30): Narrated tape tours are available, without prior reservation, from  9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Saturdays) and from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Sundays). The last tape tour is dispatched at 2:30 p.m.

The University is closed Dec. 24, 25, and 26, 2013 and January 1, 2014. December 27 through December 31: Only first come-first served, guided tours are available from 10 a.m. each day. Tickets will be sold at the Information Counter; No reservations are accepted. The last tour is dispatched at 2:30 p.m. each day.

The decorations are removed January 18 and 19, 2014. Upon January 25, weekend tape tours are available for the rooms in their normal appearance. Reservations for guided tours are accepted for groups of ten or more, made by prior arrangement for dates after January 2, 2014.

Monday, January 20 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Day): We offer narrated tape tours from 11 a.m. to 2:30p.m.