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Audubon Explored Through Radical Naturalism at Auburn University Art Museum

The first in an emerging series, “Radical Naturalism – Tommy Coleman: A New Nature and my Problem With the Vessel”, is presented at Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Arts at Auburn University until Sunday July 26. The inaugural exhibition…

Science Museum Group director returns Putin award in protest against Russian invasion

UK Science Museum Group director Ian Blatchford presents the Pushkin Medal, one of Russia’s highest honours, to the Russian government following the invasion of Ukraine. Blatchford received the medal from Russian President Vladimir Putin in 2015 during a ceremony at…

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…

The Maine Discovery Museum in Bangor will reopen to the general public

Exciting things are happening at the Maine Discovery Museum, including its reopening to the general public next week. The Maine Discovery Museum on Main Street in downtown Bangor takes STEAM learning to a whole new level, with kids learning through…

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…

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…

Pandemic Stories: The Children’s Discovery Museum, the CV History Museum and the PS Art Museum Cope With the Closure—and Develop Reopening Plans

The coronavirus has made a lot of people realize they’ve been living life with a gross underappreciation for human connection—including the ability to go to a museum and learn with others. So … how do museums serve the public when…

Denver Art Museum Reimagined Campus Opens To Public Oct. 24 | Colorado

DENVER, Sept. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Denver Art Museum (DAM) reopens its expanded and reimagined campus to the public with a free general admission day on October 24, 2021, unveiling all eight levels of its iconic Gio Ponti-designed Lanny and Sharon Martin Building…

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…

Science Museum – Prices, schedules, news, events and exhibitions

About the Science Museum One of the great museums of the Victorian era dedicated to the history of industry and science. Many thematic galleries ranging from the early days of the industrial revolution to the space age and computing. Expect…

Denver Art Museum Reflects Fate of Looted African Art | Colorado News

By SAM TABACHNIK, The Denver Post DENVER (AP) – In 1897, British troops launched a violent retaliatory raid against the kingdom of Benin, in present-day southern Nigeria, looting and burning the royal palace and sending the oba, or king, into…

Delaware Art Museum celebrates the holiday season with the Winter Arts Festival and more

The Delaware Art Museum in Wilmington is getting ready to ring in the holidays with an arts festival. Museum operations director Heather Morrissey says the Winter Arts Festival became an annual event seven years ago. Last year, he moved outdoors…

Louisiana Art and Science Museum to become shopping mall on Sunday

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) – The Louisiana Museum of Arts and Sciences will become a shopping center that customers can explore on Sundays from the museum shop. “Join us for a once-in-a-lifetime shopping day for beautiful, inspiring and unique items…

College of Science Museum Complex Welcomes Guests for Three Unique Museum Experiences

After extended closures and limited hours due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the three museums that make up the College of Science museum complex all reopened to the public last fall and offer exciting new features and updates. for visitors…

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…

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 Laguna Art Museum returns with the ninth annual “Art & Nature” edition

After a period of uncertainty following a transition to the top, Laguna Art Museum (LAM) is bringing back its flagship festival, “Art & Nature”, for the ninth consecutive year, starting Thursday. Malcolm Warner retired from LAM in December after nearly…

Aliso Laguna News | Ninth Annual Art and Nature Festival – Laguna Art Museum

The Laguna Art Museum expands its ninth annual Art & Nature edition Festival with diverse programming and new exhibitions Starting November 4, visitors will be able to attend a special conference, a family festival, and three new exhibitions that explore…

Science Museum launches two new features in the dome

This fall, the Science Museum of Virginia presents two new shows in The Dome that guests can add to their visit: “Birth of Planet Earth” and “Antarctica”. At over 9,000 square feet, or nearly a quarter of an acre, the…

Denver Art Museum returns four antiques to Cambodia after Pandora papers reveal illicit origins

The Denver Art Museum will return four Cambodian antiques linked to the late art dealer Douglas Latchford, whose efforts to cover up the illicit origins of works in his collection were revealed in the Pandora Papers. The Denver Art Museum…

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….

Syracuse University Libraries Contribute to University of Toronto Art Museum Plastics Exhibit

Arts & Culture Several artifacts from the Plastic Artifact Collection of the Syracuse University Libraries Special Collections Research Center (SCRC) are currently on display in the University of Toronto Art Museum’s exhibit titled “Plastic Heart: Surface All the Way Through…

Science Museum of Virginia, VDH hosts information session on COVID-19 vaccines for children

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) – The Science Museum of Virginia is partnering with local districts of the Virginia Department of Health to host a free public Q&A on children and the COVID-19 vaccine. The webinar will take place from noon 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…

Science Gallery Melbourne is the new art and science museum opening in the city center

Melburnians are about to find a whole new place to recharge their batteries this winter, when the Science Gallery Melbourne opens its doors as part of the University of Melbourne’s new Innovation District. Celebrating the intersection of art and science,…

The Children’s Discovery Museum hopes to reopen on May 1

NORMAL, Ill. (WMBD) – Back in business after COVID-19 forced them to close their doors, the Normal’s Children’s Discovery Museum is putting the finishing touches on how to reopen safely. Over the past year, COVID-19 has forced the Children’s Discovery…

The Mt. Pleasant Discovery Museum offers COVID-safe activities and events for guests – The Morning Sun

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the Mt. Pleasant Discovery Museum is finding ways to stay safe and provide activities for community members. “Our hours are Thursday through Monday from 10 am to 6 pm,” said Lisa Phelps, executive director of…

Children’s Discovery Museum to Host Virtual “Doctors in Concert” | Arts and theater

NORMAL – Eight local doctor-musicians will perform at the annual Doctors in Concert to raise remaining funds for the Children’s Discovery Museum’s new Healthy Me exhibit. The concert, which usually takes place in April, will be broadcast live from the…

Top 10 things to know: Children’s Discovery Museum at Bloomington-Normal

The top 10 things you should know before visiting the Bloomington-Normal Children’s Discovery Museum. Discover Bloomington-Normal’s Children’s Discovery Museum, an action-packed children’s museum located a short drive from Champaign-Urbana. What: Children’s Discovery Museum in downtown Normal, IL Or: Normal downtown:…