Los Angeles, New York – The Paley Center for Media announces that the Paley Center and offices in New York and Los Angeles will be closed starting Friday, March 13 at 5 pm through Tuesday, March 31, with the possibility of a lengthier closure.
Paley Center announcement, March 13, 2020:
To Our Paley Center Community,
As you are aware, the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to remain of the utmost public concern. For several weeks now, the Paley Center has monitored the situation closely, staying in daily contact with local, state, and federal partners, as well as following the recommendations issued by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the guidelines of the local health department.
In light of the most recent news developments, and out of an abundance of caution, the Paley Center and our offices in New York and Los Angeles will be closed starting Friday, March 13 at 5 pm through Tuesday, March 31, with the possibility of a lengthier closure. While there are no cases of COVID-19 connected to the Paley Center, this action is strictly being taken as a precaution to help contain the spread of the disease, and to ensure the continued safety of our visitors and staff.
As a result of this decision, all public programs scheduled during this period will be postponed, including:
March 14: Paley Family event The Boss Baby: Back in BusinessMarch 17: Paley Live event CelebratingKerry WashingtonMarch 30: The Paley Honors Celebrating Tom Selleck.
If you have purchased tickets to our March 17 event, please email NYCustomerCare@paleycenter.org and provide a contact where you can be reached.
If you purchased a table/ticket to the March 30 event, our Development team will be in touch regarding next steps.
During this closure period our janitorial staff will diligently continue to maintain regular cleanings of the building.
We encourage you to prepare yourself with as much information as possible on COVID-19. Useful resources include:• New York State Department of Health: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)• Center for Disease Control: Coronavirus Disease 2019• New York City Department of Health
We appreciate your understanding during this challenging time, and we will continue to monitor the situation closely and will provide additional updates as they become available.
We look forward to welcoming you back to the Paley Center when we reopen in the near future. – The Paley Center for Media