AMSE back open as of today (May 21st)

The American Museum of Science and Energy in Oak Ridge is back open to the public, as of this morning. Closed since last year due to the pandemic, the Museum’s operating hours will be 9 am to 5 pm Mondays through Saturdays, and 1 to 5 pm on Sundays.
In their announcement Thursday, AMSE officials said that procedures to ensure the safety of guests, staff members and volunteers will continue to be in effect, including basing admission on a limited capacity of 50 visitors in each facility at a time, keeping social distancing guidelines in place and requiring visitors to wear masks while inside the museum.
Visitors will be requested to provide a phone number to aid in contact tracing.
Guests must answer the following questions:
Have you been in close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 within the past 14 days?
Are you experiencing a cough, shortness of breath, or sore throat?
Have you had a fever in the last 48 hours?

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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