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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

Gameday: Assessment of Trey Lance’s first home startThe 49ers beat the Texans 23-7 behind two touchdowns from rookie quarterback Trey Lance. Vern Glenn, Lorenzo Neal and Cam Inman discuss his top-down performances on Gameday. (1-3-22) 5 hours ago A look at some of the state’s new laws now in effect …

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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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Change of management at the Sydney Jewish Museum »J-Wire

Browse> Home / News / Change of management at the Sydney Jewish Museum December 8, 2021 by J-Wire Newsdesk Read the article Professor Gus Lehrer has retired from the presidency of the Sydney Jewish Museum after 11 years as its head. Gus Lehrer at the AHM At the recent AGM, …

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WAG-Qaumajuq Museum in Winnipeg, Canada to Co-Host 22nd Inuit Studies Conference – Eye on the Arctic

Qaumajuq, the Inuit art center of the Winnipeg Art Gallery. (Lindsay Reid / Courtesy of the Winnipeg Art Gallery) The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) -Qaumajuq will co-host Auviqsaqtut: The 22nd Inuit Studies Conference, with the University of Manitoba in April. “The University of Winnipeg and the Aabijijiwan New Media Lab …

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AOH concerned about plans to replace Irish tour at Tenement Museum

The Old Order of the Hibernians (AOH) said it was “concerned” by reports that the New York Tenement Museum should replace its “Irish Outsiders” tour with a hybrid story of Irish and African-American families. The Tenement Museum, located at 97 and 103 Orchard Street on the Lower East Side, currently …

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Is New York’s Tenement Museum replacing Irish history with black history?

Conflicting reports have emerged about the future of the Irish tour at the Tenement Museum in New York City, with some sources claiming the museum is on the verge of ‘replacing’ the story of an Irish family who lived in the building in the 19th century. century. The Tenement Museum, …

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ExxonMobil Qatar and Qatar Museums announce sponsorship of new Dadu, Qatar Children’s Museum

ExxonMobil Qatar and Qatar Museums (QM) have entered into a sponsorship agreement for Dadu, the Children’s Museum of Qatar, with the signing of the company as a founding family member. QM Chairman HE Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani, and ExxonMobil Qatar Chairman and CEO Dominic Genetti made …

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Escape room, like escaping from the museum

SMALL “We discover the evolution of animals. How they were and how they became “ by Dunia Rahwan and Giulia Gattolin, with a preface by Sveva Sagramola (Gribaudo, 70 pages, 14.90 euros), is a book full of curiosities. Did you know that birds had teeth a long time ago? And …

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Cleveland Museum of Natural History celebrates 100 years

Video previously released in spring 2021 shows segment of Kickin ‘It With Kenny at the museum CLEVELAND (WJW) – The Cleveland Museum of Natural History turns 100! To commemorate, the museum inaugurated a new exhibition, 100 years of discovery: the past, present and future of a museum. It opened on …

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Tipperary Bog Ancient Book’s Journey to Museum Treasure

One summer day in Tipperary while peat was being extracted from a bog, a bud sprouted from the freshly cut earth. The discovery sparked a five-year conservation journey to retrieve and preserve what lay beyond: a 1,200-year-old book of psalms in its original cover. Bogs across Europe have thrown away …

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Discovery Museum to host COVID-19 clinic to help Bridgeport overcome vaccine hesitancy

Bridgeport’s Discovery Science Center and Planetarium will host a COVID-19 vaccination clinic on Friday. It will also offer bilingual services to parents who are reluctant to get vaccinated. The center has partnered with community groups around Bridgeport to offer bilingual mobile sessions to answer questions about vaccines for non-native English …

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‘It was terrifying’: the journey of an ancient book from the Irish bog to the museum’s treasure | Museums

ohn summer day in Tipperary, as peat was being extracted from a bog, a bud sprouted from the freshly cut earth. The discovery sparked a five-year conservation journey to retrieve and preserve what lay beyond: a 1,200-year-old book of psalms in its original cover. Bogs across Europe have thrown away …

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Tiny Japanese sculptures at NY Jewish Museum tell a story of Jewish family’s resilience

New York Jewish Week via JTA – Edmund de Waal believes objects, like families, are diasporic. They start in one place and end in another, accumulating stories. A master ceramist who exhibits his work internationally, de Waal is the author of the award-winning 2010 bestseller “The Amber-Eyed Hare: A Hidden …

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Clarksville’s Customs House Museum December 2021 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 large gallery spaces filled with art, science and history. Some of the events in December at the Museum are Familiar: Le Petit Voyage: Little Works of …

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Two other passengers sue Bath museum over capsized schooner

The Mary E, a schooner built in Bath in 1906, rests on its side as the crews work to stabilize the ship and bring all passengers down to safety. Photo courtesy of Paul Kalkstein Two other passengers who were aboard the Mary E when it capsized in July have filed …

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Shabbat unveiled! – Chau Chak Wing Museum

In mid-2021, the Nicholson Collection received a new gift of a remarkable shabti, painted with gold and named Senseneb, after an elite Egyptian woman who lived around 1550 BC. It was discovered in 1908 during the excavation of the tomb of Tetiky, the son of Senseneb, in the Theban valley …

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November events take place at the Mattapoisett Museum

The Mattapoisett Museum will host a series of events in November. Discovery Days, a new program for people with dementia-related memory loss and their care partners, will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, November 4. During this hour-long program, individuals will make personal connections with artefacts, discussions, artistic and …

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Rare Roman bronzes acquired by the Yorkshire Museum

A 1,800-year-old “truly exceptional” Roman treasure, which includes a bust of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius, has been acquired by the Yorkshire Museum. The 13cm bust is part of a collection of bronze artifacts found by metal detectors James Spark and Mark Didlick in a field near Ampleforth, in May 2020. …

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Shepparton Art Museum / Denton Corker Marshall

Shepparton Art Museum / Denton Corker Marshall © John Gollings + 14 To share To share Facebook Twitter Pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/970006/shepparton-art-museum-denton-corker-marshall © John Gollings Text description provided by the architects. SAM’s design is characterized by its simplicity and clarity, with compelling imagery creating a historic cultural destination for …

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