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Since 1864, we have been investing in and creating resources for deaf and hard of hearing children, their families, and the professionals who work with them.
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The National Deaf Life Museum at Gallaudet University's (formerly Gallaudet University Museum) permanent exhibition, Gallaudet at 150 and Beyond, which was opened on April 8, 2014, the 150th Anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's signing of the charter that established what would become Gallaudet University.
Preparations for the Grand OpeningPhotos on Facebook
Exhibition and banner installationPhotos on Facebook
The return of the busts and portraitsPhotos on Facebook
Exhibition Script Completed Museum News Archive
Chapel Hall roof repairsPhotos on Facebook
New floor in Chapel HallPhotos on Facebook
Professional archivists remove paintings and bustsPhotos on Facebook
Renovation Team Retreat - October 13, 2013Museum News Archive
Museum Exhibition Retreat - September 27, 2013Museum News Archive
Archival Research ProjectsMuseum News Archive
Inaugural retreat of Gallaudet at 150 and Beyond exhibit planning - April 4, 2012.Museum News Archive
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