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Women’s History Month: Greensboro History Museum Events

The interactive live event lets you hear voices from the past and the History Marks podcast focuses on women in media. GREENSBORO, North Carolina — It’s called the story, but in March the word is changed slightly to read “HERstory”…

The brilliant reviews of the Natural History Museum, the National Gallery and the British Museum left by Americans on TripAdvisor

London is blessed with some of the best museums and galleries in the world with a wide variety of offerings ranging from the Natural History Museum to the National Gallery. What’s even better is that most of the biggest and…

New African History Museum Opens in Lansing

In 1976, professor and civil rights activist Willie Davis was fired for turning his history class into an African-American history class. Today Davis has its own museum of African history, All Around the African World Museum and Resource Center. Through…

History comes to life at the Dunedin History Museum | North County

The Dunedin History Museum is pleased to present its 25th annual History Comes Alive event. We are delighted to have the opportunity to once again highlight Dunedin’s history through this outreach programme. Each year, actors portray the citizens of Dunedin…

New Immersive Exhibit Opens at Utah Museum of Natural History

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) — Last year, art lovers flocked to immersive Van Gogh exhibits in droves. Visitors were invited to literally bask in the artwork as animated projections of the famous painter’s work swirled and swam along the walls….

The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum will host a rap session with CP’s Angelo Bianco

The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum (SBRHM) has scheduled this year’s first rap session at Historic City Hall at 71 N. Federal Highway (33432). For more information, please call 561.395.6766 or visit www.BocaHistory.org. THE FUTURE STARTS HERE – THE FUTURE…

Stratford Museum of African American History Captivates Visitors

STRATFORD — A few weeks after the death of his mother, Jeffrey Fletcher, a retired New Haven police officer, received a call from his father. Calvin Fletcher, Jeffrey’s father, wanted him to come to his home in Colchester to pick…

Missouri History Museum Black History Month Program Series

There are a variety of events to choose from throughout the month. Some can also be followed virtually. ST. LOUIS — The Missouri History Museum‘s Black History Month program series begins Thursday, and there are several events to choose from…

The National Women’s History Museum offers inclusive digital learning resources

As Women’s History Month approaches in March, the National Museum of Women’s History (NWHM) invites female educators to renew their commitment to teaching inclusive history and social studies classes that include achievements of women in…

Wiregrass Gallery Hosts Fundraiser for Black History Museum

February was a busy month at the Wiregrass Gallery, 130 East Jackson St., Thomasville, Georgia. Featured Member Artist: Fran Buie Fran believes that art is a universal language and expression that can bring people from different backgrounds and life experiences…

St. Charles Aldermen Recommend Funding for St. Charles History Museum and Other Organizations – Shaw Local

Three organizations that help shine a light on Saint-Charles in different ways have applied for funding from the city. At the St. Charles City Council Government Operations Committee meeting on February 7, aldermen recommended funding for the St. Charles History…

Naples Depot wagon could house Black History Museum

In what would be a first for Collier County, the baggage car at the Naples Depot Museum could become a permanent exhibit telling the county’s black history. The Collier County NAACP, along with Friends of the Museum, Southwest Heritage and…

The Natural History Museum signs an agreement to manufacture cushions, candles and sheets with Dunelm

Nick Wilkinson, CEO of the upholstery retailer, said the museum’s new lines would be “deliberately educational” as Dunelm tries to capitalize on growing interest in environmental issues among shoppers. He said: “Our customers will want to buy products that make…

Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum Boasts Four Upcoming Events and One Ongoing Exhibit – Boca Raton’s Most Trusted Source For Information

Chamber Member Update (Boca Raton, Florida – February 7, 2022) The Story of Schmidt Boca Raton Museum (SBRHM) has four upcoming special events—three Discussions in town hall and the first of this season Tea time at the town hall– plus…

The Pleasant Prairie History Museum exhibit will feature the works of local photojournalist Al Frederickson | Local News

The work of a photojournalist with local roots, a man who has covered some of the key events in American history, will be available to the public later this month. The Pleasant Prairie History Museum presents a free special exhibit…

Black History Museum director says everything is on the table for the future of Richmond’s Confederate monuments | Richmond Local News

As for the preservation of the monuments, will the city continue to store them or will the Black History Museum move them elsewhere? This remains at this stage an entirely open question. The reason I say this is an open…

history museum receives $9.9,000 grant from the National Endowment Fund | Community News

WATERTOWN – Connecticut Humanities, the state’s nonprofit affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, has awarded the Watertown History Museum a $9,900 Connecticut Culture Fund operating support grant. While a portion of the funds will be used for general…

David Griggs retires from the Carpinteria History Museum/Historical Society | News

Director/curator ends 36-year career at the head of the non-profit association of the Valley David Griggs, director/curator of the Carpinteria Valley Historical Society and Museum of History, has announced that he will retire at the end of September. Dorothy Thielges,…

Missouri History Museum set to reopen next week

Thursday, January 27, 2022 Job Through Jaime Lees on Thu Jan 27, 2022 at 3:08 p.m. Like many other institutions in Saint-Louis, the Missouri History Museum (5700 Lindell Blvd., 314 746-4599) and its satellite locations temporarily closed due to staffing…

The John White Lecture Series returns to the History Museum

Now in its 19th year, the Northwest Montana Historical Society’s popular John White Speaker Series returns this winter with a slate of great talks. This year, the series will be available in in-person and digital presentations. Feb. 6 – Flathead…

Autism History Museum Coming to Meridian Mall in February

Chloe Alverson Xavier DeGroat, 31, opens an autism history museum in Meridian Mall on February 4. As someone on the autism spectrum, DeGroat hopes her museum will serve as both a safe space for people on the spectrum and an…

Tucson History Museum exhibit remembers migrants who died in Arizona

Twenty quilts sewn from clothing discarded on Arizona’s migrant trails will soon be displayed together for the first time at the Arizona Museum of History in Tucson. The 13-month exhibit, titled “Los Desconocidos: The Migrant Quilt Project,” recently opened at…

Museum of Black Hockey History – NBC4 Washington

The mobile museum of NHL black hockey history celebrating the sport’s African-American pioneers and current stars has arrived in the DC area for the weekend. The visit is free. The traveling museum is in Rockville on Friday and is expected…

In our community BCC covid vaccine clinic old colony history museum

Bristol Community College hosting COVID and flu vaccine clinic Bristol Community College will be hosting a COVID-19 and flu vaccination clinic on Wednesday, Jan. 12, from noon to 4 p.m., at the Bristol Fall River campus’ Margaret L. Jackson Arts…

Living History Museum Honors the Critical Role of Nurses

Although COVID-19 has brought the tremendous work of nurses to the spotlight, they have labored and given their hearts to heal patients throughout history. Honoring the critical role nurses have in the world and sharing the rich history and heritage…

Theodore Roosevelt statue removed from New York’s Museum of Natural History

A statue of Theodore Roosevelt that stood outside the American Museum of Natural History in New York for decades has been removed, the result of years of debate over a monument that critics say glorified colonialism. A crane lifted the…

Soon-to-be National LGBTQ History Museum appoints new director – INTO

The American LGBTQ+ Museum, which will be the second museum dedicated solely to American LGBTQ history and culture in the country, has named Ben Garcia as its first executive director. “I have spent 20 years working in museums dedicated to…

Renton History Museum to Host Art Exhibit by Brain Injury Survivors

Next month, the Renton History Museum will host the Brain Injury Art Show, an exhibit on healing, creativity, and expression sponsored by the Brain Injury Alliance of Washington. Until February 11, The Brain Injury Art Show will feature 33 original…

MLK Jr.’s dream honored at Ohio Museum of History

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) – Hundreds of parents and their families spent their Monday at the Ohio History Museum honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during the museum’s annual open house . Children had the chance…

Column: This San Diego Museum of Natural History program lets you bring home creatures large and small

When Carroll DeWilton Scott was hired as the first director of education at the San Diego Museum of Natural History in 1920, one of his first projects was the Nature Cabinet program. With the help of a new Ford truck,…

NEH grants go to expansion of LACMA, Dred Scott’s ‘living’ history museum – ARTnews.com

The National Endowment for the Humanities has awarded $ 24.7 million in grants to a range of art spaces, scholars and historic sites, with the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art receiving some of…

Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum Presents Upcoming Family Day and Current Exhibition

The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum has several upcoming special events and an exciting exhibit in its newly renovated space in historic City Hall at 71 N. Federal Highway (33432). For more information please call 561.395.6766 or visit www.BocaHistory.org. Family…

Renton History Museum calls for community support after pandemic

The Renton History Museum is asking for financial support from the community after being challenged by the pandemic in recent years. At the start of the pandemic, the Renton History Museum closed for nearly a year, resulting in a loss…

Missouri History Museum Honors Martin Luther King Jr. This Weekend With Interactive Activities | Family

Photo courtesy of Missouri History Museum By Andrea Smith The Missouri History Museum in St. Louis is closed to the public at least through the end of this month due to the latest outbreak of COVID-19, but its staff has…

Richmond Robert E. Lee Statue Heads To Black History Museum | Smart News

Richmond dismantled his statue of Robert E. Lee in September 2021. Photo by Steve Helber – Pool / Getty Images Months after his withdrawal from Richmond’s Avenue of Monuments, a huge equestrian statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee has…

Robert E. Lee statue in Richmond may head to Black History Museum – ARTnews.com

A Confederate monument to Robert E. Lee in Richmond, Virginia that has become a flashpoint in America’s fierce debate over public monuments may have a new home: the city’s Black History Museum and Cultural Center. Virginia Governor Ralph Northam and…

Virginia History Museum closes so final touches can be made to expansion | news / fairfax

[Sun Gazette Newspapers provides content to, but otherwise is unaffiliated with, InsideNoVa or Rappahannock Media LLC.] The Virginia Museum of History & Culture (VMHC) in Richmond will soon complete the largest and most transformative renovation in its nearly 200-year history. The…

Veterans History Museum receives $ 20,000 grant | News

Joni pavlik In 2021, the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas gradually returned to a “new normal,” taking precautions to ensure visitor safety while adding programs, services and new exhibits. However, the museum was affected by the pandemic throughout the…

Old St. Petersburg Library to be reopened as Black History Museum

PETERSBURG – A new museum dedicated to the black history of Petersburg is in preparation. The McKenney Foundation is transforming the old Sycamore Street Library into a site that showcases Petersburg’s unique history, from the beginning when Africans were brought…

The History Museum perfects the presentation of the statue of Semmes

This opinion column often turns into a wish list from mid-December to the end of December, requests from Santa Claus or hopes for the New Year. Not this time. I have already received a memorable holiday gift thanks to a…

Creative Feminine show arrives at TI History Museum

Breadcrumb Links News Local news Author of the article: Lorraine Payette • For the Postmedia network Works by local female artists currently on display at the Thousand Islands History Museum as part of the Gananoque Arts Network exhibition The Creative…

Natural History Museum and Edinburgh Castle closed by Covid | Museums

At least five national attractions, including the Natural History Museum and Edinburgh Castle, have closed due to the surge in Covid cases. The start of the Christmas school holidays is usually one of the busiest times at the Natural History…

Natural History Museum closes for week due to ‘staff shortage’ linked to Covid

The Natural History Museum is forced to close its doors for a week due to “staff shortages” linked to the coronavirus. The South Kensington tourist attraction had to make the “difficult decision” to close from Tuesday after reception staff were…

Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum to host special events and exhibit in January 2022

The Schmidt Boca Raton Museum of History has scheduled two special events and an exciting exhibit to kick off the New Year in its newly renovated space in historic City Hall at 71 N. Federal Highway (33432). For more information…

Train Festival celebrates 25 years at Tacoma State History Museum

Model train enthusiasts can put a lot of them into one layout, and starting this weekend, the Washington State History Museum will be putting a lot of them in Tacoma. The annual downtown museum Model train festival marks its 25th…

Los Altos History Museum to Host 1920s Themed Fundraiser | Community

Los Altos History Museum “puts on the Ritz” for its Roaring Twenties-themed fundraiser, “Dancing through the Decades: Entertaining the ’20s,” scheduled from 5:30 to 10:30 p.m. on February 5 at the museum, 51 Route S. San Antonio. Decorated with period…

St. Pete’s History Museum claims artifacts that document local African-American and LGBTQIA + experiences

Click to enlarge cityofstpete / Flickr The Saint Petersburg History Museum is the keeper of the city’s archives with thousands of historical objects kept in safe place. The St. Petersburg History Museum is looking for photographs, objects, documents and stories…

New exhibit at Springfield History Museum brings together historical and contemporary stories of immigration

A new exhibit called ILLUMINATION opens this Friday at the Springfield History Museum. It highlights the immigrant stories of past and present Springfield residents. Community outreach and engagement specialist Mindy Linder said the exhibition is part of the museum’s mission…

The Natural History Museum in London put a giant T. Rex in a Christmas sweater

The holiday season is approaching with so many traditions: gingerbread houses, Christmas trees and, of course, peppermint mochas. But sometimes something unexpected happens. Take this T. Rex to the Natural History Museum in London. The giant animatronic dinosaur, designed to…

Digitization of the entire Natural History Museum collection could add £ 2 billion to the economy

The societal benefits of digitizing natural history collections translate into global advances in food security; conservation of biodiversity; discovery of medicine; mining exploration, and beyond, according to a new economic report. These advantages more than justify the cost of the…

Popular Yale Museum of Natural History under $ 160 million renovation: CEG

Project staff, curators and partners were invited to sign their names, leave a cuneiform message, and / or draw a dinosaur on the last steel beam of the Peabody Addition. (Photo by Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History) A massive…

This is the best living history museum in New Hampshire

Living history museums are a fascinating way to experience life in the past, and this New Hampshire museum is one of New England’s best. Portsmouth, the charming coastal town of New Hampshire, annually welcomes over 9 million tourists who flock…

African American History Museum Launches Searchable Digital Initiative | Arts and entertainment

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Proceeds from rare treasures auctioned off help stabilize Jewish history museum

In June, shoe designer and entrepreneur Stuart Weitzman sold the world’s most expensive coin, the world’s most expensive postage stamp, and a block of four stamps with – oops! – the plane printed upside down, all for over $ 32…

Take a trip inside the history museum storage building [PHOTOS]

ST. CLOUD – Have you ever wondered where artifacts go when they’re not on display in the Stearns History Museum? This is where the storage facility comes in. Getting to the 18,000 square foot building requires a short off-road ride…

Inaugural Holiday Makers Market @ The Buffalo History Museum – Buffalo Rising

The 2021 holiday season at the Buffalo History Museum will be unlike any other year in the past. This is because the Museum has many surprises in store for you. Not only did he recently unveil the magnificent Portico Gallery,…

Museum of Natural History’s Theodore Roosevelt statue heads to North Dakota

A controversial statue of President Theodore Roosevelt that has stood outside the American Museum of Natural History for more than 80 years will be moved to North Dakota. The Theodore Roosevelt Presidential Library Foundation, which is scheduled to open in…

Islamabad Art History and Exhibition Museum nearing completion: CDA President

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – November 21, 2021): The Islamabad Art History and Exhibition Museum, under restoration at F-9 Park, will soon be open to the public, said Sunday the president of the Capital Development Authority (CDA), Aamir…

Greensboro History Museum Hosts Closing Events for Award-Winning Exhibition | New

The “Pieces of Now” exhibit features more than 20 street art pieces created as part of this summer’s social justice protests, as well as photos, artifacts and video interviews from artists and organizers. The award-winning exhibit “Pieces of Now: Murals,…

The history museum will host a “museum market” for holiday shopping

HARBOR SPRINGS – To help stimulate local shopping for the holiday season, the Harbor Springs Area Historical Society will be hosting two upcoming Holiday Markets. The markets will take place over two days – the first on Tuesday, November 23…

The history museum presents the exhibition “Art through the ages”

The “Art Through the Ages” exhibit is now on display at the Robeson County History Museum in Lumberton. The exhibition features a mix of art created by several artists over the past seven decades. LUMBERTON – The late Benjamin Forest…

“It’s a wonderful life in Saint-Charles! – History Museum Announces Holiday Gala Fundraiser – Kane County Connects

For the first time in nearly a decade, the St. Charles History Museum is hosting a festive fundraising gala on December 10, 2021 at the Dunham Woods Riding Club. The event is open to the public and dinner reservations are…

Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum offers free family activities this Saturday

Mary Csar, Executive Director of the Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum, today announced that the nonprofit is partnering with the Boca Raton Historical Society to provide activities for Family Day this Saturday (November 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)…

history museum hosts closing events for award-winning exhibition | Arts

GREENSBORO, NC (November 17, 2021) – Pieces of Now: murals, masks, community stories and conversations has won numerous awards, but this innovative, community-inspired collaborative exhibit will only be open until Sunday, November 28. Sunday November 21 at 130 Summit Ave….

Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum to Open FIRST RESPONDERS Exhibit on November 20 – Boca Raton’s Most Trusted Source of Information

Update of Chamber members (Boca Raton, Florida – November 9, 2021) Mary caesar, executive director of The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum, today announced the non-profit organization’s first temporary exhibit since it reopened earlier this month: FIRST RESPONDENTS, opening on…

The Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum will open the FIRST RESPONDENT exhibit on November 20

Mary Csar, Executive Director of the Schmidt Boca Raton History Museum, today announced the non-profit organization’s first temporary exhibit since it reopened earlier this month: FIRST RESPONDERS, opening Saturday, November 20, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The new exhibit…

Golden History Museum and Park: Ring in 2022 with the art of skiing, old signs and movie projectors!

Updates and changes to the exhibit have been temporarily put on hold during the height of COVID so we can double our Legacy Collection Inventory project. Looking ahead to 2022, the inventory of collections will remain a priority for the…

London Natural History Museum ice rink returns with magical Christmas event

Christmas has officially started in the capital and there is nothing more festive than skating on an outdoor ice rink under the stars next to glittering tree-lined streets. The skating rink at the Natural History Museum in London is one…

Missouri History Museum hosts Día de los Muertos Festival this weekend

Click to enlarge Courtesy of the Missouri History Museum The Missouri History Museum is hosting its annual Día de los Muertos celebration this weekend. Día de los Muertos – also known as the Day of the Dead – is a…

Former director of Alsobrook history museum has died

Mobile lost one of the most accomplished and esteemed members of its cultural community when historian David Ernest Alsobrook died on October 28 from a brief illness. The author and archivist spent decades on the national scene before taking over…

The History Museum recognizes funds received throughout the year

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Author of the article: Lorraine Payette • For the Postmedia network Leeds Grenville-Lanark-Thousand Islands MP Michael Barrett attended a small ceremony held at the 1000 Islands History Museum on October 26 to thank the federal…

Santa Monica History Museum appoints John Kearns as first-ever Executive Director

The Santa Monica History Museum (SMHM) named John Kearns as its very first Executive Director. Kearns, who began his tenure with SMHM in September, oversees all museum operations, including development, education and public programming, finance, external communications and staffing. “I…

LGBTQ History Museum finds silver lining in pandemic pivot to virtual exhibits / LGBTQ Nation

Visitors to the Stonewall National Museum and Archives (SNMA) in Fort Lauderdale, one of the nation’s largest LGBTQ libraries and loan collections, have fallen by nearly two-thirds due to the pandemic. Stonewall, like other museums and cultural institutions across the…

GLBT History Museum: Queeriosity Corner | Genderfuck and Drag Artwork

In this episode of our Queeriosity Corner program series, museum registrar and GLBT Historical Society curator Ramón Silvestre and a group of queer art scholars will showcase some of the artwork from the collections of the company that showcases the…

Missouri History Museum director Frances Levine reflects on her tenure

A little over six years ago, I sat down for a conversation with Dr Frances Levine, who had settled into her role as director of the Missouri History Museum the year before. She was the first woman to run an…

Preserving History: Museum Projects Improve Working-class Princeton District | Opinion

When it comes to preserving history, museums play an important role. In addition to protecting objects of cultural or historical interest for future generations, a visit to a museum can also enrich young minds and elevate the understanding of elders…

Clarksburg History Museum opens new exhibit on Quiet Dell serial killer Harry Powers

CLARKSBURG, W.Va (WDTV) – The Clarksburg History Museum has opened a new exhibit dedicated to West Virginia’s notorious serial killer Harry Powers. The Robinson Grand Performing Arts Center and the Clarksburg History Museum have teamed up to promote the museum’s…

St. Petersburg Black History Museum has a new name and a new fundraising partner

ST. PETERSBURG – The history center formerly known as the Dr. G. Carter Woodson African American Museum has a shorter name and a new partner in its efforts to build an improved facility. Now known as the Woodson African American…

Come see a clay amphora created at the Paso Robles History Museum

Master potter Scott Semple demonstrating the making of clay amphorae -The Paso Robles Historical Society hosts a live creation of an amphora, a clay vessel used in winemaking for over 6,000 years. Legendary ceramist Scott Semple will use ancient techniques…

WRAL Donates 50 Azaleas To Robeson County History Museum Garden

02 October 2021 PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. – The local music group responsible for regional hits like “Livin ‘the Salt Life” and “Man I Miss It” was named Duo of the Year at the seventh annual Josie Music Awards held at…

Annual Indian Art Market 2021: Free this weekend at the Natural History Museum of Utah

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – Are you looking for a weekend activity that will immerse you in the beautiful culture and art of Native Americans? The Utah Museum of Natural History (NHMU) organizes its ninth annual Indian Art Market this…

New Wisconsin History Museum set to open in next five years

The Wisconsin National and State Museum’s completion date has been set at 2026 according to the Wisconsin Historical Society (WHS). It comes after the company recently announced the final location of the new State History Museum that maintains the building…

Chicago History Museum remembers the Great Fire of 1871 | Chicago News

Friday, October 8 marks the 150th anniversary of the start of the Great Chicago Fire, which began on a Sunday evening in O’Leary’s barn on the south side. The fire burned until Tuesday morning as far north as Lincoln Park….

Ancient History Museum Presents ‘Wilbur G. Kurtz: Hollywood Technical Advisor’ | New

EATONTON, GA – Bill Kurtz, grandson of Wilbur G. Kurtz, Georgia’s preeminent artist-historian, will present “Wilbur G. Kurtz: Hollywood Technical Advisor” on October 10 at Eatonton. He will tell the story of his famous grandfather’s friendship with Margaret Mitchell and…

New Wisconsin History Museum to Open in 2026

MADISON, Wisconsin (CBS 58) – The Wisconsin Historical Society (WHS) is delighted to announce that a new State History and National History Museum will open in 2026. It comes after the WHS recently announced the final location of the new…

4 Wednesday night events at the Buffalo History Museum in October

This article is a paid promotion sponsored by an SOB advertiser and designed to share valuable information with our readers. Photo courtesy of the Buffalo History Museum Buffalo is full of stories. The mission of this museum is to bring…

The Missouri History Museum ‘St. Louis Sound Exhibition Explores the City’s Contributions to American Popular Music | Entertainment

Tina Turner dress Courtesy of the Tina Turner Museum at Flagg Grove School Artifacts on display include St. Louis foil, or the earliest known recording of a musical performance, recorded by St. Louisan Thomas Mason in 1878; instruments played by…

Fort Nisqually Living History Museum Candlelight Tour “Suspends Reality” and Plunges Visitors Into 1855

Proposed by Fort Nisqually Living History Museum Experience a magical evening walking outdoors at Fort Nisqually, where candles and campfires light up the people and events of 1855. The candlelight tour takes place Friday and Saturday October 1 and 2…

Los Angeles County Museum of Natural History is back

After a year of closure and a summer of welcoming visitors to the museum’s daily experiences, the Exhibition Center’s Natural History Museum (NHM) presents a new roster of mind-boggling exhibits, installations and public programs for the entire family, including the…

Crow Wing County History Museum unveils new 150th anniversary exhibit

The 150th anniversary exhibit was unveiled on Friday, September 24 when the facility reopened during Brainerd History Week, an event that has lasted for 150 years. RELATED: Paul Bunyan Flapjack Festival Ended (Not) Easy “I was a visitor here before…

Macquarie University History Museum unveils 100 treasures

Sep 24, 2021 – 1:18 p.m. What: 100 treasures / 100 emotions – a book containing 100 works from the Macquarie University History Museum. From the university’s collection of 15,000 objects, 100 pieces were chosen by museum staff and academics…

Heritage Orchard inspires exhibit and celebration at History Museum | Community

The Los Altos History Museum has scheduled an art and green technology event from noon to 1:30 p.m. on October 2 at the museum’s grounds, 51 S. San Antonio Road. Designed to encourage local residents to consider the importance and…

The Natural History Museum to collaborate on a brand new digital project to virtually bring together Sir Hans Sloane’s collections

The Sloane Lab: a look back to build future shared collections will work with expert and interested communities, including the museum public, to link the present to the past in order to enable the reestablishment of the links between Sloane’s…

A new exhibit at the Elmhurst History Museum shares the 150-year journey of Elmhurst U.

On December 6, 1871, Carl F. Kranz and 14 students got off a train in the small town on the Illinois prairies known as Elmhurst. They would be the first students and teachers of a newly formed “proseminar”, a high…

Documenting the Pandemic at the Sheerar’s Stillwater History Museum | Local columnists

We are experiencing what (we hope) is nothing more than a century-old event. It will be a long time before we can fully understand everything that has happened and what is happening during this pandemic. It has been a difficult…

The St. Louis Sound exhibit at the Missouri History Museum is worth a visit [PHOTOS]

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GLBT History Museum: Round Table | Under the rainbow: how history is made

From books and films to museum exhibits and art installations, we continually interact with objects from history. Many people are unaware of the behind-the-scenes work that takes place to authenticate, contextualize, and present a single exhibit, work that can take…

NEW, AGAIN: History Museum exhibit features Native American prints compliments of longtime Aurora benefactors

Several prints of works originally created by Woodrow “Woody” Wilson Crumbo currently hang in the east corridor of the Aurora History Museum. The prints have already been exhibited at the museum twice, in 1991 and 2010, and are expected to…

Portrait of Breonna Taylor: DC Museum of African American History

The exhibition will feature 27 new works of art, according to the NMAAHC. WASHINGTON – The Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) unveiled a new exhibit titled “Reckoning: Protest. Defiance. Resilience in American Art,” which highlights…

Jordanville Russian History Museum lends items to exhibit in Russia

When the Russian Tsarskoe Selo Museum-Preserves in St. Petersburg began looking for items to include in a new exhibit, one of the sources the curator turned to was a museum in Jordanville, New York. About fifty objects from the Museum…