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The Florida Museum of Natural History’s “Museum for Me Sensory-friendly” event will take place on August 7

BY GABRIELLA WITKOWICH, Chronicle of Alachua Corresponding GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Florida Museum of Natural History will host a free “Museum for Me Sensory-Friendly” event on August 7 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. This event is designed for children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders, as well as the …

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Giant duck, magic show and pipe cleaner ears on display at children’s museum

The Discovery Duck, a giant inflatable (and masked) yellow duck, a magic show, pipe cleaner ears and a scavenger hunt are some of the delights on offer at the fifth annual “Animals Inspire Us” event at Children’s Discovery. San Jose Museum Saturday, Families showing up at the museum at 180 …

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Museum of Discovery hosts Girls in STEM program at UCA | New

Girls in STEM, a free weeklong program for girls ages 12-16 offered by the Museum of Discovery, is being held this week on the University of Central Arkansas campus in Conway for the first time in its history. . After spending a few days in the classrooms, the group took …

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This is the museum you should visit if you want to see Luncheon on the Grass

The Musée d’Orsay in Paris, originally built in 1900 as a train station and hotel, was transformed into the National Museum of Impressionist and Post-Impressionist Art in the early 1980s after railway technology advanced and the station has become obsolete (via British). Today, more than a century after its construction, …

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Key Marco Cat on display at the Marco Historical Museum until 2026

The Key Marco Cat is one of the finest pieces of pre-Columbian Native American art ever discovered in North America. COURTESY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF ANTHROPOLOGY, SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION Marco Island is one of the most beautiful and popular tourist destinations in the Sunshine State. But it’s so much more. For …

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Potentially New Shark Species Fossil Discovered at Manitoba Museum

A potentially new species of ancient shark may have been discovered at the Canadian Fossil Discovery Center in Morden, Man. However, the fossil has been in the possession of the museum for almost 50 years. The fossil was discovered in 1975 on a farm west of Morden. Adolfo Cuetara, executive …

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Ancient shark skeleton, hidden in Manitoba museum’s collection for 40 years, may be first of its kind

The skeleton of an ancient shark that may be the first of its kind is now on display at the Canadian Fossil Discovery Center in Morden, Manitoba. – and it was only recently “rediscovered” after being part of the museum’s collection for decades. “It’s a very special shark for many …

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The Sloan Museum of Discovery is set to reopen after a $30 million renovation

FLINT, MI — After a five-year hiatus and a $30 million renovation, the Sloan Museum of Discovery is set to reopen to the public on July 16-17 during an opening weekend. The museum held a media day on Thursday July 14 which included the official inauguration ceremony. “It’s going to …

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Lasting Memories: Local Museum to Celebrate 40th Anniversary with Reception on Sunday | Local News

For the past 40 years, people have visited the South Boston-Halifax County Museum of Fine Arts and History in South Boston and come away with a new sense of discovery, a surge of joy and happiness, and a refreshing connection to life. where they live, its people and its past. …

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Curious Kids’ Museum closes building after fire | Local News

ST. JOSEPH — Employees preparing the Curious Kids’ Museum last week discovered a fire just before the museum opened to visitors. A museum employee said workers smelled something and discovered smoke in one of the upstairs exhibit halls. She said firefighters were called at 9:40 a.m. Tuesday and the St. …

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British Museum exhibition celebrates 200 years since discovery of Egyptian hieroglyph code

The Rosetta Stone, one of the world’s most famous ancient artifacts and arguably the British Museum’s best-known object, is the star of a new exhibition celebrating 200 years since a French scholar deciphered the Egyptian hieroglyphs code. Hieroglyphs: Unlocking Ancient Egypt, which opens October 13, will feature more than 240 …

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Moving dinosaurs at the Museum of Discovery and Science

On a hot South Florida summer day, seeing the Dinosaurs in Motion exhibit at the Fort Lauderdale Museum of Discovery and Science was the perfect respite from the scorching sun. My sister, 4 1/2 year old niece and I were recent visitors and immediately realized we weren’t the only ones …

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San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum Hosts “Summer Serenade” Concerts

Children dance as Hullabaloo performs at the San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum. (Courtesy picture) San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum recently announced that it is hosting two evenings of family fun as part of the Summer Serenade concerts. The events, which will take place from 5 to 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, …

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San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum Hosts Summer Concerts

The San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum is hosting two evenings of family fun as part of the Summer Serenade Concerts on Saturday, July 9 and Saturday, August 13. The events aim to bring the community together in the spirit of summer and raise funds to benefit the museum’s exhibits and …

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Public calls for transparency after FBI raid of Orlando art museum

ORLANDO, Florida. – County, city and art community leaders are calling for transparency after the Orlando Museum of Art came under fire in a recent raid by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. In an emailed statement sent earlier this week, the Orlando Museum of Art announced that Aaron De Groft …

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Discovery of the first carnivorous plant to cultivate underground traps

How was the subterranean pitcher plant discovered? The plant was first discovered a decade ago in 2012, when researchers exploring a previously unstudied mountain came across pitcher plants that appeared to have lost their pitchers. Co-author Dr Ľuboš Majeský said: “After a careful search, we found two aerial pitchers, a …

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Art Guild prepares to celebrate Lumberton’s connection to the North Carolina Museum of Art

Art Guild prepares to celebrate Lumberton’s connection to the North Carolina Museum of Art Staff report Capitalizing on the recent discovery that the first chief curator of the North Carolina Museum of Art, Benjamin Forrest Williams, was from Lumberton, the Robeson County Art Guild invited its biographer Jillian Z. Goldberg …

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FBI seizes disputed Basquiat artwork from Orlando museum

The FBI raided the Orlando Museum of Art on Friday and seized more than two dozen paintings attributed to the artist Jean-Michel Basquiat following questions about their authenticity. Orlando Museum of Art Spokesperson Emilie Bourmas-Fry said in a statement that they were complying with an FBI warrant for access to …

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GM donates $500,000 to the Sloan Museum of Discovery | News for Fenton, Linden, Holly MI

The Sloan Museum of Discovery in Flint and General Motors recently announced a partnership that will honor the legacy of General Motors founder William “Billy” C. Durant, while supporting STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) of the museum. Thanks to a $500,000 donation from GM, the Sloan Museum’s new vehicle …

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Topaz Museum Announces Community Outreach for Wakasa Monument

DELTA, Utah – The Topaz Museum Board is pleased to announce the launch of an online community survey to submit ideas and opinions on the future of the Wakasa Monument and ways to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the murder of James Hatsuaki Wakasa . People are invited to complete …

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Sloan Museum receives $500,000 for STEM exhibits and programs

FLINT, Mich. (WNEM) – The Sloan Museum of Discovery received a $500,000 donation to support the museum’s STEM exhibits and programs. Thanks to the donation from General Motors, the museum will add a gallery of vehicles bearing the name of William “Billy” C. Durant, the founder of GM. The gallery …

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The American Heritage Museum takes visitors on a journey through time

American Heritage Museum President Rob Collings stands with young patrons marveling at the ‘Clash of Steel’ exhibit at the American Heritage Museum. (Picture/submitted) HUDSON – History is at your fingertips everywhere you look at the American Heritage Museum in Hudson. At the museum, exhibits featuring military tanks, historic aircraft, and …

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WISeKey’s WISe.Art and the China Museum of Finance announced at Art Basel their cooperation … | National

WISeKey’s WISe.Art and the China Finance Museum announced at Art Basel their cooperation to auction a historic Jiaozi NFT of the world’s first government-issued paper currency created in 1024 Geneva, Hong Kong: June 17, 2022 – WISeKey International Holding (“WISeKey”, SIX: WIHN, NASDAQ: WKEY), a Swiss global cybersecurity, AI, Blockchain …

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RISE TO THE SURFACE: Ships of the Sea Museum Sheds Light on Pulaski Disaster | cultural | Savannah News, Events, Restaurants, Music

Much is known about the British ocean liner Titanic which sank in the North Atlantic Ocean on April 15, 1912 after hitting an iceberg. But 76 years before the Titanic disaster, the explosion of the luxurious Steamship Pulaski, known as the “Titanic of the South”, carried with it the inhabitants …

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An Iconic Museum Celebrates Its 130th Anniversary – Features

TAKING A BREAK: A group of workmen pose outside the entrance doors of the museum circa 1905 (probably around the time when the rotting oak beams were replaced by steel ones) In an occasional column, Dorothy Blundell reflects on the opening of the Bowes Museum where she volunteers standfirst goes …

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The Louisiana Museum of Art and Science will host “dino-mite” Dino Day

BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – The Louisiana Art and Science Museum (LASM) will hold its Dino Day on Saturday, June 25 after a three-year hiatus. WATCH: DOJ opens civilian investigation into Louisiana State Police Dino Day will feature hands-on activities and give attendees the chance to see an authentic Triceratops …

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Rare find at Dorchester Museum

Historical wartime discovery made at the Keep Military Museum in Dorchester A HISTORICAL and rare wartime find has been made in a museum in Dorchester. Staff at the Keep Military Museum in Dorchester have discovered a World War II ration pack believed to be the only complete assault ration pack …

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Ok Tedi Mine Partners with Stakeholders to Build Star Mountain Museum

June 6, 2022 OK Tedi Mining Limited, together with Mineral Resources Star Mountain Limited (MRSM) and Landowners Royalty Trust Limited, launched the Star Mountain Museum project last month. This project is expected to cost K6-7 million and is expected to start in January 2023. This project is very significant for …

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Summer Camps – and More – Return to Alberta Aviation Museum

After two years of limited virtual offerings and on-site visits, the Alberta Aviation Museum is excited to once again offer summer camps. With a focus on showcasing and preserving the region’s rich aviation history, these camps truly allow the imagination of school-aged children to take flight. “Rather than day camps, …

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Free Family Day at the Redwood Discovery Museum on June 5 (plus the new Benjamin Franklin exhibit)

This is a press release from KEET-TV: The Redwood Discovery Museum presents an exciting new exhibit, Benjamin Franklin-Inventionsopening on Sunday May 29 at noon with a FREE Family Day on Sunday June 5, 2022. Benjamin Franklin had the best sense of adventure and loved to expand his knowledge by actively …

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The Top 5 museum exhibitions to see in June

Tabish Khan the @LondonArtCritic chooses his favorite museums and institutional exhibitions in London. Each comes with a concise review to help you decide if it’s for you. Those looking for more exhibits should check out his top 5 for East London where all but one remain open. Kyosai: The Israel …

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Roberson Museum Sheds Light on Pronunciation Debate

It’s been a topic of conversation for as long as I can remember, is the Roberson Museum pronounced Robe-erson or Rob-erson? I was once told that it was pronounced Robe-erson because Rob-erson was spelled with two Rs. So I call him Rob-erson ever since. Well the Roberson Museum did a …

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The Rubin Museum Of Art Launches A Three-Part Initiative, The HIMALAYAN ART Project

The Rubin Museum of Art has announced the Himalayan Art Project, an ambitious three-part initiative to create resources for the inclusion of Himalayan, Tibetan, and Inner Asian art for teaching about Asia in higher education and other learning environments. The three integrated parts will include a publication of the first-ever …

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HU science relic considered a ‘national treasure’ moves to Smithsonian Museum

Ryuzo Yanagimachi watches teams pack Cumulina for the Smithsonian. Nearly 24 years after its birth made international headlines, Cumulina, the first cloned mouse and the first cloned mammal in the United States, recently made the journey to its new home in the famed Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in …

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Annual Chamisa Elementary School Wax Museum Project a Big Success – Los Alamos Reporter

Chamisa Primary School student Evelyn Stupka dressed up as Sacagawea for the annual wax museum event on Wednesday. Third and fourth grade teachers presented the event with third graders portraying famous people from around the world and fourth graders featuring famous people with a connection to New Mexico. Sacagawea was …

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Strange New Worlds and More

marvel studios (The morning watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of notable videos from around the web. These can be video essays, fan-made productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious skits, or anything to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.) In this edition, the brave people of …

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International Museum Day 2022: Museums help preserve and promote our cultural heritage, are a good source of entertainment, and are a storehouse of ancient artifacts, sculptures, objects, history, etc. In addition, museums help in research and study; they are the main attraction for tourists and a good source of knowledge. …

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The Horgan government criticized the costly reconstruction of the Royal BC Museum

When BC’s tourism minister last week announced a new $789 million rebuild of the Royal BC Museum in Victoria, she took great pains to name everyone who will benefit from the change. “Today we are delivering on our promise to bring The People’s Museum into the 21st century,” Melanie Mark …

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The Botanical Garden dedicates a new museum and updates the garden

With the stroke of a red ribbon, a cheer and lots of smiles, State Botanical Garden of Georgia donors, faculty, and staff watched UGA leaders officially open the garden’s newest additions: the Museum of Porcelain and Decorative Arts, the Garden of Discovery and Inspiration, and the Main Entrance accessible. “The …

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Murals by the Lewes artist adorn the interior of the Delaware Agricultural Museum

Spring is a time of renewal and growth. Nowhere is this more evident than at the Delaware Agricultural Museum and Village, a private, nonprofit museum that represents Delaware’s largest and most important industry and serves as an interpretive center for life in the 19th century. century in rural Delaware communities. …

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After struggles, public Elgin museum begins to thrive with more programs, visitors, supporters, says director – Chicago Tribune

Longtime residents of Elgin will remember field trips to the Elgin Public Museum of Natural History and Anthropology, exploring George and Mary Lord’s private natural history collection, including a three-legged calf heads and the huge Ice Age Irish elk hanging near the entrance. A few years ago, we wondered if …

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The renovated room of the Natural History Museum houses treasures and pain

Crafted from wood, iron, plant fibers and animal sinews, the model of 10 men paddling a canoe would strike most viewers as a beautiful object. But for Haa’yuups, head of the Takiishtakamlthat-h house of the Huupa’chesat-h First Nation on Vancouver Island, Canada, it also holds mystical power. A spiritual canoe, …

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Boise Science Museum prepares for complete overhaul, launches fundraising campaign

The Discovery Center of Idaho just announced plans to raise $10 million through a new fundraising campaignwith an all-new look and expansion of the downtown Boise Science Museum. The future “Reimagined Discovery Center”, as the association calls it, will be able to welcome more than 150,000 visitors each year. Currently, …

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Bringing Shaker Legacy to Life with a New Museum and Event Space

Carol Reichert was knee-deep in abandoned tree branches on her new property, between Darrow School and the Message House on Darrow Road in New Lebanon, when she came across an incredible find. She recalls: “I started snooping around, clearing brush and I saw rocks. I moved more brush and there …

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Native American museum to showcase the art of glass | Arts

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Children’s Discovery Museum, partner artist to produce exhibits

the Children’s Discovery Museum of Central Maine teams up with the artist and Lunder Institute for American Art Fellow Veronique Perez create one-of-a-kind interactive works of art through community workshops, for use in the museum’s new exhibit hall. The Children’s Museum has spent several years designing a new exhibit hall …

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The Museum of Discovery and Science to Host the Fourth Annual Pride in the Family Day Celebration on Saturday, June 25 | NicoleLewis

the Museum of Discovery and Science (MODS) invites the South Florida community to attend its fourth annual Family Pride Day celebration, presented by Bank of America, on Saturday, June 25, as part of LGBTQ+ Pride Month celebrated in Florida. national scale. Admission is free for City of Fort Lauderdale residents …

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Buy and sell fundraiser announced for Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert in Palm Desert

25% of profits from April 26and The event will benefit CDMOD’s Reimagination project Join The Estate Jewelry Collection on Tuesday, April 26 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. for a special buy and sell event to benefit the Children’s Discovery Museum of the Desert’s Reimagination (CDMOD) campaign. Are you interested in selling some …

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Grey’s Fossil Site and Museum Calls for Volunteers | Rogersville

This summer, paleontologists at the Gray Fossil Site and Museum will be busy with fossil excavation and preservation tasks, and they are looking for volunteers to help. On Saturday, April 30, the museum will host a volunteer campaign where attendees will learn about ongoing operations at the site and how …

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Two immersive exhibitions continue at the National Museum of Qatar

Doha: Two remarkable and captivating exhibitions that take you on a journey of self-discovery and provide insight into the country’s future automotive museum are still on view at the National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ). Internationally acclaimed Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist’s “Your Brain to Me, My Brain to You” and A …

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RTL Today – National Museum: Iran fights to recover stolen antiquities

Decorated glazed bricks, nearly 3,000 years old, are on display at Iran’s National Museum after a four-decade search interrupted by war and an international legal battle. Lions and winged cows with human heads, horses and bulls with a goat’s horn, kneeling men and women and other mythological figures decorate the …

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Museum of Field Discovery: Ever-growing collection of dinosaur bones at CNCC educates inside and out

Sue Mock, director of the Northwest Colorado Field Museum, explains how the materials surrounding dinosaur bones, such as sandstone, plant matter, and mud, can tell a lot about the conditions surrounding the dinosaur’s lifespan.Amber Delay/Craig Press The Northwest Colorado Field Museum at Colorado Northwestern Community College is a newly established …

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Eldred WWII Museum will hold a presentation and book signing | News

More than 75 years ago, Frank Lembo wrote dozens of letters to his sweetheart while stationed in France during World War II. Along with the usual posts, Lembo noted some pointed observations from his life as a battlefield GI. Fast forward to present time, and Lembo’s daughter took 86 of …

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NFT Museum Commissions Artist Ed Cavett to Create Generative Art Token for NFT Permanent Collection

The NFT Museum in Newberry, South Carolina today announced the commission of Ed Cavett of Portland, Oregon to create the first generative art token for the museum’s collection. Generative art refers to art that, in whole or in part, has been created in collaboration with an autonomous system. The code …

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The Death of History: Inside the Dilapidated State of Jos Museum

The Jos Museum, which includes the Museum of Traditional Nigerian Architecture (MOTNA), with life-size replicas of a variety of buildings, from the Kano Walls and Zaria Mosque to the Tiv and Anaguta complexes, is today now a ghost of himself. Once a center of knowledge, culture and tourism, parts of …

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Powell River Historical Museum and Archives Association decides to change its name

At a special general meeting of museum and archive members, there was only one dissenting vote for the name change. The Powell River Historical Museum and Archives Association will henceforth be known as the qathet Museum and Archives Society. At a special general meeting of museum and archive members, held …

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Berlin Museum Proves Landscape Painting is a Rare Rembrandt – ARTnews.com

The Gemäldegalerie acquired Landscape with arched bridge in 1924, when it was attributed to Rembrandt. The work came from the private possessions of Friedrich August II, the last Duke of Oldenburg, whose prodigious art collection was sold after the abolition of the German monarchy. Like many of Rembrandt’s innovative landscapes, …

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Milwaukee Museum Launches HO Scale Layout

The HO scale Milwaukee Road Everett Street Station sits at the heart of Discovery World’s “All Aboard” layout. Opening of the Milwaukee Museum HO scale layout: “All Aboard” is the name of a 10 x 35 foot HO scale model railroad at Discovery World, a family science and technology museum …

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Dinosaur Museum Gives Quilpie Tourism a Giant Lift | Queensland country life

The opening of the first stage of the Eromanga Natural History Museum 12 months ago helped the facility and Quilpie County record a record tourist season last year. Museum director Robyn Mackenzie, speaking at the official opening last week, said the first stage of the museum’s construction had given the …

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The NCMC will host the traveling Henriette Lacks Museum

PETOSKEY — North Central Michigan College will host a one-day pop-up museum that combines history and science while asking questions about medical breakthroughs and patient consent. The Traveling Henrietta Lacks Museum will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday, April 5 at the NCMC …

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Immersive Dinosphere at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

Take a look inside the Dinosphere inside the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis. The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis has so much to offer Indiana families. You could spend the whole day there and probably not discover everything in the museum. However, there is an immersive exhibit inside the Children’s Museum of …

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The invisible archives of Idi Amin

During his eight years as President of Uganda, Idi Amin was the subject of hundreds of thousands of photographs. A team of photographers from the Ministry of Information followed Amin everywhere, taking pictures of the many occasions when he appeared in front of the public. For decades, the photographs taken …

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Muncie Children’s Museum to Add New Exhibits — Muncie Journal

By Juli Metzger— MUNCIE, IN— The Muncie Children’s Museum’s first fundraising campaign in more than 25 years will expand some of its longstanding exhibits, while strengthening its endowment and securing a future for the next generation. The $3 million “More to Explore” fundraising initiative will support intentionally designed spaces that …

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City Expands STAR Bond District for Museum of Art and Light | News

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Shackleton Museum in Kildare says it will house all newly discovered Endurance artefacts

The curator of the Shackleton Museum in Athy said he would welcome any newly discovered Endurance artifacts. Margaret Walsh made these comments while addressing the Chief. She also revealed that Shackleton’s Quest Cabin is nearing its final stage of conversation work, in time for the new Shackleton Museum to open …

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OKC Art Museum Anniversary Brings Free Admission, Dale Chihuly Art

Michael Anderson was out of town on March 16, 2002, when the The Oklahoma City Museum of Art has opened its new home downtown to the public. But as the CEO of the museumhe knows how monumental this move was. “It was completely transformative. The Oklahoma City Museum of Art …

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Vaughn Palmer: Museum ‘modernization’ lacks plans or timeline

Breadcrumb Links Politics Opinion Columnists Opinion: Words matter, says Minister Melanie Marks in exchange for the word “decolonization”. How about “half-baked?” Publication date : March 10, 2022 • 19 hours ago • 4 minute read • 7 comments Tourism Minister Melanie Mark. Photo by NICK PROCAYLO /PNG Content of the …

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Being Curator of Discovery | National Air and Space Museum

A few months before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, I took charge of one of the Smithsonian’s five most iconic artifacts: the space shuttle. Discovery (the other four, for me, being those adorable pandas from the zoo, Dorothy’s sparkly slippers at American History, a huge blue diamond, and maybe …

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Bomb Squad defuses Civil War artillery shell found at Natick History Museum

the Natick Historical Society has discovered all sorts of treasures as he prepares for the eventual reopening of his museum in the basement of the Bacon Free Library. The discovery at the end of last week of a Civil War artillery shell in his collection required special attention. The Bomb …

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Biba Mes CHamoru: Guam Museum | Way of life

Editor’s Note: In celebration of My CHamoru, the Pacific Daily News is partnering with the Guam Museum to share historical and cultural artifacts and images from the museum’s archives and collections. The information and photo below are courtesy of Dr. Michael Bevacqua, curator at the Guam Museum. It was 50 …

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National Air and Space Museum’s “AirSpace” Launches Limited Series of “QueerSpace” Podcasts

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum has launched “QueerSpace,” a limited series of its “AirSpace” podcast focusing on stories at the intersection of aviation, space, and queer identity. Episodes will explore LGBTQ+ history and culture through an aerospace lens, highlighting how queer culture has shaped the past and future …

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Winner Sonia of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History: Boss Ladies

With Winner at the helm, the museum is building new spaces — but also a more engaging way to tell the story of scientific discovery. CLEVELAND— “A boss is someone who boldly chooses her own direction. She gets things done, she often deviates from the conventional path and blazes her …

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The Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo is 99% ready as designers promise a ‘theatrical’ gallery of Tutankhamun

Twenty years after the late Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak laid its foundation stone, the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) is nearing completion. A press release issued by the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities on February 7 gave eerily precise percentages to indicate progress. While 100% of the structural work, including …

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New Mastodon Exhibit Opens at Halifax Museum of Natural History

The new exhibit at the Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History opened on Saturday. Age of the Mastodons centers on the discovery of fossils of two of the enormous beasts, which roamed what is now Nova Scotia more than 75,000 years ago before the last ice age. The upper teeth …

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$18 Million Music Museum Funding Package, USD Discovery District Restored

PIERRE — Nearly $20 million in special projects funding for South Dakota’s only flagship public research university was reinstated a day after a budget-setting committee sought to kill the initiatives. The South Dakota House of Representatives on Wednesday narrowly passed a pair of bills that would bolster development of the …

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Firehouse Hostel & Museum offers a historic look and place to stay for travelers

One of Little Rock’s lesser-known museums is also one of the most comfortable and user-friendly. That’s partly because its century-old building also houses an overnight hostel. The Firehouse Hostel & Museum occupies a craftsman-style structure on the edge of MacArthur Park, next to the Arkansas Fine Arts Center construction site. …

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Still Family Featured in OC Historical Museum’s Black History Exhibit

Samuel C. Still III and Ocean City resident and historian Loretta Harris stand in front of the exhibit, which features notable members of the South Jersey Still family. By MADDY VITALE A new exhibit at the Ocean City Historical Museum celebrates an African-American South Jersey family and their life-saving impact …

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Denver Museum of Nature & Science Upgrades D3D Cinema System

D3D Cinema announced that the Denver Museum of Nature and Science will upgrade and replace its existing IMAX Digital system with a 4K laser-lit 3D projection system designed and integrated by D3D. The new projection and sound systems will serve as the cornerstone of a generational upgrade to the Phipps …

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Questions and Doubts Overshadow Orlando Museum of Art’s Basquiat Exhibit ‘Heroes & Monsters’

Click to enlarge screenshot from the front page of The New York Times, February 16, 2022 If you’re going to get picked up, it softens the blow somewhat so that it’s the New York Times it does it. Brett Sokol from Time released a report today that openly questions the …

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New species of armless abelisaurus dinosaur discovered in Argentina

Abelisaurid ancestor? The puzzle, including the upper and rear parts of the skull, was found in the Los Blanquitos formation near Amblayo in northern Argentina in rocks dating back 75 to 65 million years. This means that this animal lived just before the mass extinction at the end of the …

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Dubai Museum of the Future tickets are on sale

A view of the Museum of the Future in Dubai. Gulf today, Staff reporter In the heart of Dubai, the highly anticipated Museum of the Future invites everyone to enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime experience with live ticket sales starting today. Open to diverse cultural, philosophical, social, and spiritual perspectives, MOTF looks …

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London museum to close for 4 years from December

The Museum of London is due to close later this year and will reopen as The London Museum in a new £337million home in Smithfield in 2025. New museum site (c) Museum of London The museum, currently based in a 1970s building on London Wall, has been working for some …

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Branson Centennial Museum will host a special virtual tour | Entertainment

The Branson Centennial Museum invites people to join them on Tuesday, February 15 for a special virtual tour of the museum. Hosted by Joshua Heston and Curtis Copeland, the special online presentation will be hosted from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Facebook Live. “Residents of the area make a …

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Port Discovery Children’s Museum hosts vaccination clinic

By Stetson Miller Click here for updates on this story Baltimore, Maryland (WJZ) – The Port Discovery Children’s Museum, Johns Hopkins Medicine and the City of Baltimore Health Department held a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Saturday and offered free admission to anyone who received a dose there. of vaccine. Initial …

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Best Museum Exhibits in Houston This Month: February 2022

“Mosaic of Light” by HYBYCOZO at Discovery Green | Courtesy of Discovery Green See the latest exhibits and installations at art galleries and museums across Greater Houston in February 2022. This month brings a new slate of opening and closing exhibitions at Houston museums and art spaces. February is also …

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New preschool and childcare at the new Children’s Museum

CLEAR WATER, Wis. (WEAU) – A new Pre-K and Child Care is coming to the new Children’s Museum of Eau Claire. According to a statement from the Eau Claire Children’s Museum, the Children’s Museum’s new preschool program will offer programs for children aged six months to five years, including a …

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The museum will present Heart Health Month

The Mid-America Science Museum, 500 Mid-America Blvd., will feature its first Heart Health Month in February with various activities, interactive exhibits for children and teens and heart health programs for adults. “Part of the Museum’s mission is to encourage lifelong science education through exhibits and interactive programs,” Executive Director Diane …

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Roman excavations and museum ‘would do for Roman York what Jorvik did for the Vikings’

A TWO-year archaeological dig in Rue Rougier and a new Eboracum museum could do for York’s Roman history what Jorvik did for the Vikings, says the head of the York Archaeological Trust. Speaking as revamped plans for the ‘Roman quarter’ were submitted to town planners, trust chief executive David Jennings …

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Shiny storage – the Boijmans Depot and the future of museum archives

Archive and storage buildings are usually located in the suburbs or on former docks. They are deliberately discreet generic warehouses, without windows, surrounded by fences. The question posed by Boijmans van Beuningen’s new 55 million euro storage depot is: what if the archives were instead at the heart of the …

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Travel diary: a digital project establishes links between the exhibitions of the museum

Works of art and other cultural heritage items from Yale’s renowned collections tend to travel. The university’s museums and libraries frequently loan objects to each other, as well as to institutions across the country and abroad, for display in public exhibitions. The journeys of these pieces can generate feedback in …

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Free admission to the Cleveland Museum of Natural History

**Related video above: See 100 years of discoveries in the current exhibit at the Cleveland Museum of Natural History.** CLEVELAND (WJW) — Starting this weekend, residents of Cleveland and East Cleveland can visit the Cleveland Museum of Natural History on Sundays for free. City residents can visit the museum on …

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San Jose Children’s Discovery Museum Announces Upcoming Family Immunization Clinics – CBS San Francisco

SAN JOSE (BCN) — The San Jose Children’s Discovery Museum and the Santa Clara County Public Health Department will host another vaccination clinic on Sunday for eligible children and their families. The clinic follows a similar vaccination effort at the museum on January 2. The museum will also hold a …

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Balboa Island Museum Newport Beach plans exciting events for 2022

Shirley Pepys, former president of the Balboa Island Museum / photo by Chris Trela By Pete Weitzner, NB Indy Special Balboa Island Museum Newport Beach enters 2022 eager to build on the momentum of 2021, when it expanded all facets of the business, returned its popular live events, and added …

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Cleveland Museum of Art’s ‘Revealing Krishna’ brings ancient Cambodian art to life with an inspiring modern twist

The weight of the centuries rests on the gentle lapping of the water as it rubs against the hull of the boat, and the river, displayed on the three screens that flank the entrance to the exhibition, easily separates as we navigate it. From these electric views of nature comes …

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Curious George will exhibit tomorrow at the Building for Kids Children’s Museum in Appleton | WFRV Local 5

(WFRV) — Time to be curious! Local 5 Live gets a preview of a traveling exhibit at Build for kids at Appleton. New traveling exhibition, Curious GeorgeMT: Let’s be curious!, opens at the Building for Kids Children’s Museum on January 15, 2022 Curious GeorgeMT: Let’s be curious! opens January 15, …

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‘Jurassic Oceans’ show arrives at Field Museum in February

DOWNTOWN – Local dinosaur fans will soon get to see the Jurassic period underwater environment up close. The Field Museum’s latest exhibit, “Jurassic Oceans: Monsters of the Deep,” will take visitors on an underwater journey to see some of the creatures that once inhabited it, according to a press release …

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Volunteer opportunities available at the Edmonds Historical Museum

Edmonds Historical Museum Looking for a way to give back to your community? The Edmonds Historical Museum, located in the 1910 Carnegie Library building in downtown Edmonds, is looking for volunteers for 2022, both at the museum and during the museum’s annual summer market. The museum building has two levels. …

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Grand Egyptian Museum nearing completion: Official

About 99% of the construction of the Grand Egyptian Museum (GEM) has been completed, according to Atef Moftah, the general supervisor of the GEM project. He explained that the work on the site is 99% complete, while the shell is 100% complete. His remarks came during the meeting of the …

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Weisman Museum to Host Free Family Celebration for Spring Exhibition Opening

The Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum will host the public preview of its spring 2022 exhibit The Cultivators: Highlights from Kinsey’s African American Art and History Collection on Saturday, January 15, 2022, from noon to 5 pm h. The opening celebration will include tours of exhibitions, live outdoor music, food …

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Urgent test notices issued for 56 sites, including the M + Museum, Victoria Park and Central Pier No.5

M + was slapped with a test notice. photo file. Hong Kong’s Covid-19 testing capacity is put to the test as 56 locations are named in a mandatory test notice, including the M + Museum, Victoria Park and Central Pier No.5. M + sees around 10,000 visitors in a single …

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San Jose Museum COVID clinic aims to delight and immunize children – CBS San Francisco

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SJ’s Children’s Discovery Museum offers free passes for clients vaccinated at the clinic – NBC Bay Area

The Children’s Discovery Museum in San Jose and the Santa Clara County Public Health Department will co-host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Sunday, providing free access to the museum for families who get vaccinated. The clinic will be open to residents aged 5 years and older for those who need …

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Watch now: New Year’s celebrations start early at Children’s Discovery Museum 🎉 | Family

Kids of all ages searched for a better 2022 as the New Year arrived. David proeber NORMAL – “Five … four … three … two … one! Happy New Year noon!” Children and families shouted in excitement as colored paper erupted above the Children’s Discovery Museum in Normal, counting their …

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New Discovery Lab children’s museum designed to delight, challenge and educate visitors | Assembly area

“We try to inspire curiosity. I think that’s what it all comes down to, ”Childress-Wimp said. “This is our vision. If you can make children curious, they will continue to want to learn; they’re going to keep diving deeper, so everything here is designed to give them that spark. Although …

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Researchers name prehistoric shark after LSU museum official retires

Researchers named a prehistoric shark, Carcharhinus tingae, after a retired official from the Louisiana State University Museum of Natural Sciences, The Associated Press reported. David Cicimurri of South Carolina State and Jun Ebersole of the McWane Science Center named the shark in honor of Suyin Ting, who was collections manager …

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Fossilized tree found at the Nova Scotia cliff on display at the Royal Ontario Museum

An ancient tree that began its modern journey after falling off a cliff in Nova Scotia is now on display in a new gallery at one of the country’s busiest museums. After decades of preparation, the Dawn of Life Gallery opened this month at the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, …

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The distillery joins forces with the Natural History Museum

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register The Cooper King Distillery continued its continued commitment to the fight against climate change with the launch of an exclusive carbon negative “Discovery Gin” in collaboration with the Natural History Museum. The York-based distillery that …

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Stolen Revolutionary War artifacts returned to Mercer Museum in PA centers

The long stolen and priceless Nicholson bayonet pistol from the American Revolutionary era is finally returning to the Mercer Museum in Doylestown. At the time of its disappearance, the pistol was on display in a display case on the third floor of the South Pine Street Museum. In the 1990s, …

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The Royal BC Museum rushes for a final look at the Old Town before it is dismantled

RBCM will close its third floor on December 31 for a makeover that is expected to take years. Many who visited the museum last week agreed that the exhibits should be presented in an updated context, but disagreed with their dismantling during the long viewing period. In the Old Town …

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum January 2022 Exhibitions, Activities

Clarksville, Tennessee – The Customs House Museum and Cultural Center is located in historic downtown Clarksville, Tennessee. Come explore an entire city block with great gallery spaces filled with art, science and history. Some of the events in December at the Museum are Familiar: Celebrating Our Korean Culture, The Infirmary, …

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Cleveland Museum of Natural History at 100: Museum’s impact explored in new exhibit (photos)

CLEVELAND, Ohio – The Cleveland Museum of Natural History was built over 100 years ago in a small wooden building on Public Square. Inside, visitors could see some exhibits about wildlife and the world. It changed a lot over the next century, more and more to show off some of …

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Museum of Plastic Sculpture near Nandi Hills

Karnataka will house a plastic waste sculpture museum near the scenic Bangalore holiday destination Nandi Hills soon to raise awareness, it was announced on Sunday. “Our goal is to use art to educate people about the harmful effects of plastic waste and to encourage others to take similar initiatives to …

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Special screening of Women of the Movement at the National Museum of Civil Rights | national

Memphis, TN, December 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – On December 15, the National Civil Rights Museum will host a special virtual screening of the anticipated ABC limited series, “Women of the Movement” based on the true story of Mamie Till-Mobley , mother of Emmett Till. The museum is one of …

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