Museum and buffalo jump visitation down during COVID-19 pandemic
Last updated 8/11/2020 at 11:23am
The H. Earl Clack Memorial Museum Board held their monthly meeting and discussed the significant drop in visitation the museum and Wahkpa Chu’gn Buffalo Jump have experienced amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
“Our numbers are significantly down from last year,” Museum Manager Emily Mayer said, “Last year, we had 574 visitors to the museum and this month we had 97 … the virus is certainly hitting our visitation very hard.”
She said visitation to Wahkpa Chu’gn is also down, with 28 people requesting tours this month while last year there were 115.
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