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Inside the Matheson History Museum exhibit on an iconic 70s concert hall

The condition of the Florida Theater is a dismal state of disrepair. The windows are perpetually dark and marred by graffiti, and there hasn’t been a show in over five years. But an exhibit at the Matheson History Museum in…

People’s History Museum opens new ‘Nothing About Us Without Us’ exhibit chronicling disability activism

It includes protest materials and items, banners and t-shirts that have been collected from disability activists and disability-led campaign groups over the years. Community curators Anis Akhtar, Hannah Ross, Ruth Malkin and Alison Wilde helped bring their own experiences, relationships…

Ganymed Bridge 2023 Between art history and Vienna’s Natural History Museum – Vindobona.org

The Ganymed Bridge 2023 event will take place at Maria-Theresien-Platz! / Photo: © Wikimedia Commons, Jorge Royan, CC BY-SA 3.0 From May to October 2023, the GANYMED ensemble will fill the twin buildings of Maria-Theresien-Platz with new life, new forms…

Studio Gang Natural History Museum Extension

A $383 million expansion and renovation project for the New York Museum of Natural History is nearing completion. The cave-like building, designed by US architecture firm Studio Gang, will improve visitor flow and increase opportunities for public engagement with science….

The National History Museum highlights the rich culture and history of Shusha [PHOTO]

By Laman Ismayilova With its centuries-old history, the city of Shusha has been crowned the cultural center of Azerbaijan. Many prominent personalities, like Seyid Shushinski, Uzeyir Hajibayli, Rashid Behbudov, Niyazi, Fikrat Amirov, Natavan, Gasim Bay Zakir, Suleyman Sani Axundov were…

DuSable Black History Museum to Host Screening Honoring Chicago Artist Norman Parish

The DuSable Black History Museum and Education Center will host a documentary screening Friday night honoring Chicago artist Norman Parish. The screening, entitled “Walls of Respect: Norman Parish and the Parish Art Gallery”, will pay tribute to the life and…

A new exhibit at the Elmhurst History Museum traces the diverse journeys of immigrants to Chicago’s western suburbs

The United States is home to over 40 million immigrants, more than any other country in the world. Although Chicago has always been a hub for immigrant workers, the suburbs have become home to a larger and more diverse foreign-born…

The director of the history museum turns the page on a new chapter

For Margaret Davis, stepping into the role of executive director of the Northwest Montana History Museum is a chance to not only help preserve the region’s history, but also to make history. With the help of a small staff and…

Outdoor sculptures and a sports history museum provide a cultural backdrop to the Qatar World Cup

The Qatar World Cup is just weeks away and more than a million visitors are expected to attend the tournament. To welcome the supporters, an exhibition dedicated to football was inaugurated in one of the largest sports museums in the…

Abu Dhabi Natural History Museum mega project 25% complete

More than a long time before the capital brings the past back to life… A recent announcement from the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) and Miral cultural collaboration, has put the construction of the…

The Hinterland History Museum will host ‘Wild Things: The Art of Maurice Sendak’

The Hinterland History Museum will welcome “Wild Things: The Art of Maurice Sendak” from October 22. The event highlights the work and career of Maurice Sendak, famous for his beloved 1963 children’s book “Where the Wild Things Are”, among others….

Siberian remains may represent first known Neanderthal community

What was the connection between the Siberian Neanderthals? Neanderthal remains were found in Chagyrskaya and Okladnikov caves in Siberia, about 100 kilometers from Denisova cave. Neanderthals are known to have briefly occupied the cave 54,000 years ago, and researchers extracted…

Black History Museum to Go on Trial for Plans for Charlottesville’s Robert E. Lee Monument

A circuit court judge set up a trial on Monday in February as part of a lawsuit to stop a Charlottesville museum from melting down a monument to Robert E. Lee that was removed from city property in 2021. The…

Opening of the Long Island Museum of Jewish History in Glen Cove

The Long Island Museum of Jewish History, located inside the Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center at Glen Cove, officially opened to the public on October 3. The Long Island Jewish Historical Society held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the museum and…

Black History Museum to Go on Trial for Plans for Charlottesville’s Robert E. Lee Monument

A circuit court judge set up a trial on Monday in February as part of a lawsuit to stop a Charlottesville museum from melting down a monument to Robert E. Lee that was removed from city property in 2021. The…

Mobile History Museum Exhibit Will Feature Costumes From ‘Downton Abbey’ TV Series

MOBILE, Ala. (WALA) – The Mobile History Museum is already looking forward to 2023. The museum has announced that its next major exhibit will feature clothing from the beloved TV series “Downton Abbey.” Following the year’s premiere – ‘Dressing the…

An LGBTQ+ history museum could become the latest addition to the National Mall in Washington, DC

A Smithsonian National Museum of American LGBTQ+ History and Culture Could Come to Washington, DC U.S. Representative Mark Pocan of Wisconsin just introduced two bills to establish the museum, which would follow in the footsteps of institutions such as the…

Natural History Museum Creates Gardens to Study How Wildlife Responds to Climate

The Natural History Museum (NHM) is creating high-tech gardens filled with sensors to observe how wildlife responds to climate, and how and why it changes. The gardens will also allow researchers to examine the type of life that makes these…

Democrats introduce bill to create LGBTQ history museum in Washington DC

Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI) introduced two bills to create an LGBTQ history museum in Washington, D.C. The announcement comes as LGBTQ History Month is about to begin. “As our community faces unprecedented attacks and attempts to erase our history, we…

Ukrainian researchers and the Museum of Natural History collaborate to save Kyiv’s works of art

A collaboration between Ukrainian researchers and the Natural History Museum in London, which began before the invasion of the country, is expected to save the country’s historic works of art. The National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine and the Museum…

A collaboration between the Natural History Museum and Ukrainian research, carried out throughout the Russian invasion, helps save the country’s historic works of art

· DNA and microscopic studies of the deteriorated areas have allowed the researchers to conclude that fungi are responsible for the damage – this diagnosis should allow the preservation of these – and other historical works of art in the…

The History Museum of Uzbekistan organizes a workshop

Uzbekistan History Museum Hosts University of Chicago Oriental Institute Workshop for Five Curators of Central Asian Artifacts From September 5-15, the US government supported an artifact conservation workshop, “C5 Cultural Training Partnership”, at the State History Museum of Uzbekistan in…

Black History Museum opens exhibit, launches survey of Confederate monuments

By COLLEEN CURRAN Richmond Times–Dispatch The Black History Museum and Cultural Center of Virginia celebrates its 40th anniversary with the opening of an exhibit titled “Forging Freedom, Justice, and Equality.” The exhibit will be open for six months and will…

DiMenna Children’s History Museum

Just steps from Central Park on the Upper West Side is the DiMenna Children’s History Museum. Phone: (212) 873-3400 Hours: See Below Location: MAP 170 Central Park West (77th Street) Children and their families can learn more about New…

Bato jacket with High School

Print the page Emerging in the 1960s, the Chicano Art Movement strove to resist and challenge ethnic stereotypes while celebrating Mexican American identity. Today, a new generation of Mexican-American artists are drawing inspiration from the movement, continuing its work of…

Mountain Home Music and the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, in partnership with the Watauga Arts Council, present Junaluska Gospel Choir, FREE at Daniel Boone Native Gardens on Sunday, September 18 at 4 p.m.

BOONE, NC – Mountain Home Music and the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (BRAHM) are pleased to present the Junaluska Gospel Choir in concert at the Daniel Boone Native Gardens, in partnership with the Watauga County Arts Council. The…

History museum celebrates the work of late Taranto artist Rudy Tutka

A late artist from Taranto whose work added style to the pages of the Valley Daily News in the mid-1900s and later to the Valley News Dispatch will be celebrated with an exhibition of his work. Illustrations by Rudy Tutka,…

Natural History Museum Announces September Events

COURTESY PHOTOThe Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Star Party is scheduled today from 8-10 p.m. at the museum’s Palmer Observatory. The Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and Sea Center has planned a September full of special events. Planned…

Los Altos History Museum exhibits artwork by local children

Image courtesy of Los Altos History Museum. Submitted by: Personal Editor September 1, 2022 The Los Altos Museum of History will feature an exhibit featuring artwork from the winners of the “Peace, Love, Unity” children’s art contest held earlier…

Canyon’s Panhandle History Museum listing

The Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum in the town of Canyon was the only North Texas museum highlighted on Texas Monthly’s list of must-see art spaces in the state. dszc/Getty Images/iStockphoto About an hour’s drive from Plainview, a museum dedicated to the…

The History Museum’s coloring STL offers a creative adventure in architecture | Lifestyles

Coloring STL is an exhibit at the Missouri History Museum that will bring families together around their favorite cityscapes to learn about the architectural history of St. Louis while having fun. “This is an exhibit that celebrates and explores the…

Natural History Museum to borrow $22 million for expansion project

Long after groundbreaking ceremonies were canceled due to COVID-19 and another scandal involving a local elected official, an expansion of the natural history museum at the fairgrounds receives a boost following a vote by the Los Angeles City Council. “In…

Add Your Own Art to the Gallery at the Missouri History Museum’s New Architecture Exhibit

After just one evening of visitors to the STL coloring gallery of the Missouri History Museum, the black-and-white outlines of notable St. Louis buildings and house styles are already starting to look more colorful. The Fox Theater marquee features technicolor…

The Story of the Cherokee Freedmen Unfolds in a New Exhibit at the Cherokee National History Museum | New

TAHLEQUAH – Examine the history of black slavery in the Cherokee Nation through a new exhibit “We Are Cherokee: Cherokee Freedmen and the Right to Citizenship.” The exhibit opened Monday at the Cherokee National History Museum and details the struggle…

How to watch the KSDK panel at the Missouri History Museum

Former and current KSDK presenters and reporters swapped stories on a panel at the Missouri History Museum. ST. LOUIS — Local News. Lasting impact. 5 On Your Side celebrates its 75th anniversary in 2022. Former and current KSDK presenters and…

Youth Superhero Comics Featured at Stearns History Museum – St. Cloud State TODAY

The Lion Man Literacy Project opens as a temporary exhibition at Stearns History at 5:30 p.m. on August 25 and will run through September. The exhibit features superhero comics created by St. Cloud…

UC San Diego Library and San Diego Museum of Natural History Collaborate to Raise Awareness

New community partnership results in exhibit celebrating intersection of art and science Today, the UC San Diego Library announced its new community partnership with the San Diego Museum of Natural History (The Nat), which has resulted in an art exhibit…

The South Fork Natural History Museum Hosts Its 33rd Annual Summer Gala

It was a gorgeous night in the Hamptons that honored nature in all its glory. Saturday August 6ethe South Fork Museum of Natural History celebrated the museum’s spectacular nature and ocean conservation efforts over the past 33 years at its…

Generation Hope: Acting for the Planet

To ensure that we listen to and learn from those on the front lines of our collective response to the planetary emergency, we created an advisory board of activists, scientists and Museum colleagues who advised on our approach and will…

‘The Color Is’ Fashion Exhibit Opens at DuSable Black History Museum

“Nick Cave and Jack Cave: The color is fashion show, created by internationally acclaimed multidisciplinary artist Nick Cave and his brother fashion designer Jack Cave, will bring a unique collection of avant-garde and haute couture-inspired fashion to the Roundhouse at…

Crypto Expert B Al Falasi on Meta History Museum’s Role in Raising $100,000 Through NFT Sales to Rebuild Ukraine

B Al Falasi While this isn’t the first time proceeds from the sale of artwork have gone to good causes, this time around an innovative initiative using cutting-edge technology has caught the world’s attention. In a recent chat with crypto…

Lopez-Farrer named executive director of Bentonville History Museum

BENTONVILLE – Rebekah Lopez-Farrer has been named the first executive director of the Bentonville History Museum. Lopez-Farrer joins the museum after three years at the University of Arkansas working for the Office of Entrepreneurship and Innovation and later for the…

presented by the Natural History Museum of Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – The Natural History Museum of Utah (NHMU), which houses nearly 1.7 million specimens for academic research in its collections, hosted a revealing exhibit about something we see, choose and use to represent ourselves in our…

Treasures of Indy Tour: Indiana Museum of Medical History – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather forecast

The Indianapolis area is home to a number of “treasures” – interesting places, museums and landmarks that make Indy special. Join News 8’s Hanna Mordoh for a tour of Indy’s treasures. Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 INDIANAPOLIS…

New Mexico History Museum Celebrates 100 Years of Santa Fe Indian Market

Judges from the Southwestern Association of Indian American Arts in session at the Indian Market competition in 2011. Photo by Kitty Leaken NMHM News: SANTA FE — The New Mexico Museum of History (NMHM) has announced the opening of Honoring…

Former County Commissioner in third year as Director of NM History Museum

By Mike Cook “The longer I’ve been here, the more honored I am by the position I’m in,” said former Doña Ana County Commissioner Billy Garrett, who became acting director of the New Mexico Museum of History ( NMHM) in…

Former County Commissioner in third year as Director of NM History Museum

By Mike Cook “The longer I’ve been here, the more honored I am by the position I’m in,” said former Doña Ana County Commissioner Billy Garrett, who became acting director of the New Mexico Museum of History ( NMHM) in…

History Museum Restoring Khurshidbanu Natavan’s Jacket [PHOTO]

By Laman Ismayilova Khurshidbanu Natavan’s handmade jacket is being restored at the National History Museum, Azernews reports, citing the National History Museum. The restoration is carried out without dismantling parts of the exhibition. This process is quite difficult for restoration,…

Opening of the Museum of African American History in Jacksonville, Illinois

Learning about black history while growing up in Jacksonville, Illinois in the 1960s seemed impossible for Art Wilson. It was not taught in schools or reflected locally, so to learn the roots of his identity he had to educate himself….

South Fork Natural History Museum Annual Summer Gala • James Lane Post • Hamptons Culture & Lifestyle Magazine

The South Fork Natural History Museum (SOFO) in Bridgehampton will host its 33rd annual summer benefit gala, Conserving Our Planet: The Future Starts Now, on August 6 from 6-10 p.m. The event will benefit the museum’s educational and environmental programs…

Meta History Museum Has Raised Over $1,000,000, Releases New NFT Collection To Support Ukraine CryptoGlobe

The META HISTORY project team created Ukraine’s first NFT war museum a month after the large-scale Russian invasion. Since then, they have successfully raised $1,290,398 (803.28 ETH) for the Aid For Ukraine crypto fund, which was established by the Ukrainian…

How a New York native transformed Belfast’s fledgling history museum into a vibrant heart of the city

BELFAST, Maine – Megan Pinette knows more about the history of Belfast than anyone else, but she didn’t grow up hearing the stories and lore of the city of 7,000 people that sits in the middle of the coast. Instead,…

Niagara Falls History Museum Hosts Prickly Pineapple Watercolor Workshop

Mastering watercolor painting can be difficult for many people, but when a reputable artist walks you through step-by-step, this process becomes much more forgiving. Sylvia Beben thinks it’s great fun too. The City of Niagara Falls Cultural Development Coordinator said…

Win tickets to see the Natural History Museum’s traveling exhibit

Win tickets to see the Natural History Museum’s traveling exhibit T.rex: The Killer Question arrives Monday, July 18 – and this world-class exhibit features nine roaring, moving animatronic dinosaurs of varying sizes, including a three-quarter length T.rex. A 12-meter-long static…

New sculpture The Manchester Argonaut on display at the People’s History Museum

A new sculpture by internationally renowned artist Jason Wilsher-Mills is about to go on display at the Museum of People’s History to mark the start of its new program exploring the history of disability rights and activism. The Manchester Argonaut…

Bentonville History Museum seeks its first executive director

BENTONVILLE — The search is underway for the first executive director of the Bentonville History Museum. “We’re really excited,” said Leah Whitehead, chair of the museum’s board of trustees, of the research. “We were blown away by the applicants. Really…

Bentonville History Museum focuses as search for executive director begins

BENTONVILLE — The search is underway for the first executive director of the Bentonville History Museum. “We’re really excited,” said Leah Whitehead, chair of the museum’s board of trustees, of the research. “We were blown away by the applicants. Really…

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum’s annual gala takes place on Friday, August 5

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum is thrilled to announce one of its most anticipated annual events: the 2022 Gala. This year’s gala will take place in Appalachian State University’s Grand View Ballroom on Friday, 5 august. The event…

Elgin History Museum’s Annual Classic Car Exhibit Returns to Old Main Grounds This Weekend – Chicago Tribune

After Dennis Roxworthy became a board member of the Elgin History Museum and the Historical Society, he thought of ways to help the organization raise funds. A longtime member of a club of vintage Ford Thunderbird enthusiasts, Roxworthy came up…

Central New Jersey’s only black history museum hosted its first June 19 celebration

The Stoutsburg Sourland African American Museum — the only black history museum in central New Jersey — held its first June 19 celebration. The family event, “Freedom Forward,” was held June 18 at Mt. Zion AME Church in Skillman, which…

History museum celebrates aloha shirt

The exhibition Aloha Shirt Art: Keoni of Hawaii, 1938–51 open July 1 Washington State History Museum in Tacoma and will be visible until September 11. Aloha shirt art explores the history, art, and production of Hawaii’s sustainable fashion statement. The…

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum will host the fifth annual Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival

The Blowing Rock Art & History Museum will host its annual Blowing Rock Plein Air Festival from August 16-20, 2022, ending with the Wet Paint Sale on August 20, 2022, from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Look out for August…

A new LEGO® pop-up shop opens at the Natural History Museum in London

Claire Bevan, Retail Manager at the Natural History Museum, added: “We love working with The LEGO Group as they share our hope for building a more sustainable future, and we recognize the importance of sparking imagination and curiosity through play.”…

Apricot STEM Fair returns to the Los Altos History Museum on July 16 | Community

The Los Altos Museum of History has scheduled its Apricot STEM Fair: A Tale of Two Valleys event from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on July 16 in the museum’s courtyard, 51 S. San Antonio Road. Festivities will include family-friendly…

Adirondack History Museum hosts Artist Talk/Open-Air Disco, July 3 –

ELIZABETHTOWN: Artist Randi Renate will talk about her current sculpture, “Blue Is The Atmospheric Refraction Through Which I See You,” which is now on display outside the Museum of Adirondack History. The sculpture is a large participatory installation open to…

Why is the council messing with the Philadelphia Museum of History?

It’s been a busy budget season, with fights over job-boosting corporate tax cuts and a debate over how to stem the scourge of gun violence that currently dominates the city, so it’s entirely You may have missed a seemingly…

Canada Day fun planned at the Niagara Falls History Museum

For the first time in three years, the Niagara Falls Museums are hosting Canada Day celebrations, so organizers are making the most of it with a full day of family-friendly activities. And the celebration, which runs from 10 a.m. to…

St. Pete’s History Museum to Host ‘Pride Perspective’ Panel Next Week | Events and Movies | Tampa

Click to enlarge Photo via cityofstpete/Flickr Pride month is nearly over, and the St. Petersburg History Museum is ready to offer some perspective. The Museum’s Pride Perspective: Past and Future will take place on Tuesday, June 28 and will be…

Preserving History: Jacksonville’s Museum of African American History Opens | Best Stories

JACKSONVILLE, Ill. (WAND) — The Jacksonville African American History Museum opened its doors the weekend of June 16. The museum houses years of history; filled with artifacts and items kept by the people who lived there. “I lived through the…

Reveal of mural and opening of history museum marks June 19 celebration

For the first time since it began being celebrated in Jacksonville, this year’s Juneteenth event will take place in the downtown Jacksonville plaza for community members to gather and celebrate the now official holiday. NAACP President Polly Williams said the…

The Natural History Museum offers a new facility in Shinfield

The Natural History Museum has announced plans to open a major new global research center in Shinfield. The proposal, subject to planning permission from Wokingham Council, would see the facility built at the Thames Valley Science Park, alongside a science…

Jacksonville Museum of African American History to Hold Grand Opening Saturday – WLDS

A new museum will soon open with a mission to tell more of the history of Jacksonville’s people of color. The Jacksonville African American History Museum will celebrate its grand opening this Saturday. The museum was established in the Asa…

History Museum launches “Copshaholm 125 Art Competition”

SOUTH BEND — The History Museum is announcing its “Copshaholm 125 Arts Competition” and will host an information event from 3-7 p.m. June 14 at 808 W. Washington St. In 1897, JD and Anna Oliver and their four children moved…

International Latter-day Saint Artworks Displayed at Church History Museum

Nearly 150 works by Latter-day Saint artists from around the world have been selected for the 12th International Art Competition of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The new artwork will be featured in a free exhibit at…

Science in the spotlight at the Natural History Museum as Oxford University researchers and civic groups celebrate their collaboration

A PEDAL-powered smoothie was on the menu during a fun day at the museum that brought together Oxford researchers and community groups. Tuesday’s day of workshops and activities at the Natural History Museum ended with an evening recounting various collaborations…

Organizer Says New Akron History Museum Will Partner, Not Compete, With City Institutions

Akron is approaching its 200th anniversary, and a museum celebrating the city’s history is set to open Downtown in fall 2023. “We have 16 different history organizations,” said Dave Lieberth, executive secretary of the Bicentennial Commission. “There is no one…

Buffalo History Museum Celebrates Return of Art Auctions

“Painting the City” (Photo courtesy of Jordan Feliciano and the Buffalo History Museum) Fri, June 3, 2022 9:15 AM The Buffalo Museum of History will host the 21st annual “Painting the City” from 6-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 9. “Painting…

Making Human Connections Through Art at the Chicago History Museum

Although no photographs of the Great Chicago Fire exist, many artists recorded their memories so vividly that today, more than 150 years later, we can understand this momentous event through their work. On display at the Chicago History Museum City…

The History Museum features a wide range of artwork [PHOTO]

By Laman Ismayilova The National History Museum exhibited superb handicrafts and works of art within the framework of the 2nd Republican Art Competition “Pearl of Karabakh – Shusha”. The art competition was organized within the framework of the Year of…

Everything you need to know about the Abu Dhabi Natural History Museum

The Abu Dhabi Natural History Museum is intended to be another family-friendly space where visitors of all ages can learn more, this time about the natural world. Scheduled to open in 2025, the museum, the first of its kind in…

Hinterland History Museum to Host ‘Vietnam: The Real War’

The Hinterland History Museum will welcome”Vietnam: The Real War” from May 28. “The Upcountry History Museum is honored to be a part of the national tour of Vietnam: The Real War,” said Dana Thorpe, CEO of the Upcountry History Museum….

The Blowing Rock Museum of Art and History will host a summer luncheon with Rebecca Vizard

Rebecca Vizard showing an example of a handmade pillow by B. Viz Design. Photo courtesy of the Blowing Rock Museum of Art and History BRAHM (Blowing Rock Art & History Museum) is pleased to welcome textile artist and entrepreneur Rebecca…

Asian Community Receives Finger Stun Devices From Martial Arts History Museum

(Photo by © Ross A Benson) By Rick Assad With hate crimes on the rise nationally and that includes the Asian-American community, the Martial Arts History Museum in Burbank recently distributed stun devices as an act of self-protection. This is…

Pass the fastest lava in the world and rebuild Goma

The eruption destroyed six schools, leaving 20,000 students without access to education. UNICEF set up several school tents and resumed educational activities as soon as possible. The charity then rebuilt 30 classrooms. © Diana Zeyneb Alhindawi/UNICEF. Mount Nyiragongo’s last eruption…

The Edmond History Museum presents Young at Art

Through picture books, readers embark on visual journeys that engage all of the senses and encourage curious, imaginative, and thoughtful interactions with the world around them. Since 1938, the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American…

Beyond ‘Cool Artifacts’: Missouri History Museum Appoints New Leader Who Values ​​the Past and the Future | Arts and theater

The new head of the Missouri History Museum knows the institution well, having helped create some of its most popular exhibits from the past. But he also believes the museum can help the people of St. Louis understand the present…

First of its kind In Up, the natural history museum will open its doors in March 2023 | Lucknow News

LUCKNOW: If you’re interested in birds or animals that existed millions of years ago or extinct or endangered species, the next Natural History Museum will be the place for you. Scheduled to open in March 2023 adjacent to the State…

Philadelphia Museum of Jewish History reopens

As it stands on the museum’s second floor, Horowitz’s sinister “Untitled” sculpture stands as a massive and mysterious black presence, representing an act of covering up racism and anti-Semitism rather than suppressing it. Horowitz called him Darth Vader. “It struck…

The Kodiak History Museum is preparing a temporary exhibition funded by the public

The Kodiak Museum of History made a selection for its program of temporary exhibitions after a public call for ideas. The program is part of an ongoing effort to involve the community in what their museum looks like. Although the…

Mountain Home Music and the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, in partnership with the Watauga Arts Council, are pleased to announce the inaugural Garden Concert Season

Mountain Home Music and the Blowing Rock Art & History Museum (BRAHM) are pleased to announce a series of concerts in the Daniel Boone Native Gardens, in partnership with the Watauga Arts Council. The concerts in the garden will take…

Alumna Liz West at the National History Museum in London

Post views: 158 Former student Liz West has created a new light installation Our Spectral Vision for the Color and Vision: Through the Eyes of Nature exhibition at the Natural History Museum in London, UK. Image: Liz West, Our Spectral…

State’s first history museum headlines $1 billion infrastructure bid

The Australian Museum is also updating its master plan and business case to follow through on its ambitions to build a new east wing with a large glass-ceiled public hall and convert the 1959 sandstone-clad Parkes Farmer Building into a…

Philadelphia transfers its history museum collection to Drexel University

The Philadelphia Orphans’ Court has approved the end of the city-owned story, authorizing a plan to transfer ownership of the Philadelphia Museum of History collection to Drexel University, ending the 84-year-old’s life of the city’s Atwater Kent Museum. Philadelphia, which…

Expect ‘Happy Accidents’ at the Niagara Falls History Museum

People who might not think they have an artistic bone in their bodies could create their own masterpieces at the Niagara Falls History Museum while channeling the spirit of beloved painter Bob Ross. The museum is hosting its inaugural Bob…

Expect “Happy Accidents” at the Niagara Falls History Museum

People who might not think they have an artistic bone in their bodies could create their own masterpieces at the Niagara Falls History Museum while channeling the spirit of beloved painter Bob Ross. The museum is hosting its inaugural Bob…

‘Black Survival Guide’ opens at the History Museum | Way of life

Aafter the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on April 4 1968, protests were held around the world. Civil unrest in Wilmington, Delaware was followed by a nine-month National Guard occupation that left an indelible mark on the community….

Philly close to deal to move history museum to Drexel

Drexel University’s Derek Gillman, who previously headed the Barnes Foundation and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), said a letter of intent had been drafted with PAFA to store the collection in the Hamilton Building at the University….

VMFA, the state history museum is spending millions on expansions and renovations

The $30 million renovation of the Virginia Museum of History & Culture will include a redesigned entrance, pictured here. (Image courtesy of Glave & Holmes Architecture) The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and its neighbor the Virginia Museum of History…

A new history museum in Sydney – with over 18,000 historic objects

For more than 50 years, researchers at Macquarie University have quietly assembled a monumental collection of historical artifacts. Until now, these objects were presented, mainly for educational purposes, in two separate museums on campus: one devoted to Australian history and…

The UF Black Thursday protest is remembered at an event at the Matheson History Museum

The Matheson History Museum commemorated the actions of University of Florida students who fought for their rights to cultivate a black community on campus. “We are so excited to celebrate the 51st anniversary of Black Thursday at the University of…