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The Colby College Museum of Art in Waterville will be closed December 24 and 25 for the Christmas holiday. The museum also will close at 2 p.m. on December 31 and remain closed on January 1. The museum will be open regular hours December 26-30 and will resume regular hours on January 2.

Currently on exhibit at the museum is Afterlife: Asian Tomb and Ritual Art from the Colby Collection on view through January 5 and Whistler’s Etchings and Lithotints: 1858-1896 on view indefinitely. Contemporary Prints and Photographs from the Bruce Brown Collection will open at the museum on January 19.

Colby museum hours are 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Admission is free, and the museum is accessible to persons with disabilities. For information call 207-872-3228 or visit