History museum

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…