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NATIONAL TREASURE: Cherokee Nation Museum showcasing the work of artisan Al Herrin | News

VSthe herokees are known for their craftsmanship, and those designated as national treasures are prolific in their ability to preserve and promote the art, language, and culture of the tribe. That’s why the Cherokee Nation’s Department of Cultural Tourism likes to showcase the various people who carry on Cherokee customs …

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Opening of an exhibition on Leningrad under siege at the Museum of the Great Patriotic War in Minsk

MINSK, Feb. 1 (BelTA) — The “Symbols of Leningrad Under Siege” exhibition project scheduled for the 78th anniversary of the lifting of the siege of Leningrad started at the Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War on Feb. February, BelTA learned. Addressing the survivors of the …

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Prehistoric Museum announces long weekend, evening hours

Press release Do you like dinosaurs, rock art and science in general, but have little free time to explore these interests during the work week? The Utah State University Museum of Eastern Prehistory is excited to announce new extended hours designed to provide greater access for our community and traveling …

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The Museum of Science and History (MOSH) Selects Balfour Beatty and Stellar as Co-Director of Construction for the MOSH Genesis Project

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Museum of Science and History (MOSH) today announced the selection of Balfour Beatty and Stellar as a joint venture to lead the construction management of the MOSH Genesis project. Balfour Beatty and Stellar will oversee all vertical construction of the $85 million project, which will bring a …

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Tang Museum to Unveil Community-Created Crochet Reef in New Exhibit

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY (NEWS10) – Preparations are underway at the Tang Teaching Museum for the completion of the Saratoga Springs Satellite Reef. After years of hard work and public submissions, the community-created reef will be the focal point of a new exhibit titled Radical fiber: a symposium on art and …

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Lighthouse Museum exhibit inspired by the royal visit to Staten Island

STATEN ISLAND, NY – An unusual display of antique prints at the National Lighthouse Museum is now on display at St. George’s waterfront. A program curated by Danielle Mann features landmarks of Britain, past and present, inspired by Her Royal Highness Princess Royal Anne. The dignitary is the honorary chair …

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🌱 Shooting At Nightclub + Museum Hosts COVID Vaccine Clinic

Happy Monday neighbours! Here’s what’s happening in town today. First, today’s weather forecast: Quite sunny. High: 64 Low: 41. Here are today’s top 3 stories in Las Vegas: A shooting took place at a Las Vegas nightclub near Charleston Boulevard. Authorities said the situation began with an altercation inside the …

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The Currency Museum Hires Tribble as Director of Corporate Relations and Advancement Operations | Business

CHARLOTTE — Amy Tribble returns to The Mint as the new Director of Corporate Relations and Advancement Operations. Tribble began her career at the Mint Museum in the mid-1980s as a guide and tour coordinator. She has built a career in development and fundraising, most recently serving as Director of …

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Faced with the loss of its exhibition space, the North Adams Museum of History and Science will close indefinitely | North Berkshires

NORTH ADAMS – The North Adams Museum of History and Science will store its artifacts and close indefinitely at the end of the month. “As far as a place to go, it will take either a benefactor or a miracle to make it possible,” said Chuck Cahoon, president of the …

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Half-price discounts for museums start February 1

SAN DIEGO (CNS) — Families in San Diego can enjoy half-price admission to more than 45 museums and other cultural attractions in February as part of Museum Month. After a largely virtual event in 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the annual countywide program is back. “Museum Month is a …

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Lawmakers seek statehood for Virginia Museum of Transportation

The move would allow for financial support from the government; the budget amendment requests $2 million per year E-mail Get the latest photos, videos, stories and more. ROANOKE, Va. — A state legislator is seeking state agency status for the Virginia Museum of Transportation, which would make the Roanoke attraction …

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EcoTarium Appoints Noreen Johnson Smith as New Science Museum Chair

WORCESTER – The EcoTarium science and nature museum has appointed Noreen Johnson Smith as president and chief executive of the organization. Smith, who takes office Jan. 17, replaces interim president and CEO Michael Halperson. The EcoTarium began the search for a new president when Lucy Hale stepped down in May …

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El Paso Children’s Museum receives $1 million donation from Helen of Troy

EL PASO, Texas — Local consumer branding company Helen of Troy has donated $1 million to the El Paso Children’s Museum and Science Center to fund the first-floor cafe. Stephanie Otero, vice president of operations for the El Paso Community Foundation, was a guest on ABC-7 at 4 to discuss …

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S’pore art museum opens Friday with musical mushrooms, forced flirtation

The Singapore Art Museum opens its unique new location on Friday with an overabundance of things to see and experience – and even more special exhibits. The museum known as SAM will launch its new, larger space near the shipping ports of Tanjong Pagar Distripark with at least five installations …

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Pokemon Fossil Museum event returns in 2022

The Pokemon Fossil Museum event is coming to several new science museums in Japan from March 2022. The event will feature comparisons of Pokemon fossils with their real-life counterparts. Additionally, the event will also feature a Pikachu dressed as an archaeologist. [Thanks, Famitsu!] The Pokemon Fossil Museum special event will …

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Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum to Receive $ 1.2 Million in Donations to Advance Efforts – InForum

FARGO – A private local organization donated $ 225,000 to the Fargo-Moorhead Science Museum’s effort, which was the first big boost in its efforts to develop the facility. The organization wanted to remain anonymous, but FMSM’s board chairman Ken Brazerol said the funds will allow the project to begin the …

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New Sacramento Museum educates residents about farm water needs

Farm Credit helps fund three exhibits at the Museum of Science and Curiosity that demonstrate why farms need water and how farmers conserve this precious resource Despite recent heavy rains, California is still experiencing one of the worst droughts in its history. It is therefore essential for the state’s farming …

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Tennessee State Museum gears up for ‘Create a New Year’ workshop series

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (WTVF) – If your New Years resolution was to get crafty or learn something new, the Tennessee State Museum is ready to help. This month, the museum is launching a workshop series with courses in jewelry making, engraving and rug hooking. Workshops will be led by leading artists …

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The Hamdard museum begins its journey

Hamdard Laboratories (Waqf) Bangladesh exchanged vows and inaugurated the Hamdard Museum on the occasion of the New Year 2022. The event was held at the organization’s headquarters in Banglamotor in the capital on Saturday morning, a press release said. The chairman of the board of directors of Hamdard, former secretary …

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Discovery Museum Winter Camps End With Robotics Competition | Local news

Two science camps for young people at the Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum ended Thursday after several days of space discovery and robotics. The four-day robotics camp, which began on Monday, allowed young people aged 8 to 14 to build and code Premier League Lego robots under the direction and …

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Alabama researchers name extinct shark after retired LSU museum official

BATON ROUGE, Louisiana (PA) – Louisiana State University museum official received a unique retirement gift – researchers in Alabama and South Carolina named a prehistoric shark species after it. Suyin Ting has been responsible for the Vertebrate Paleontology Collections at the LSU Museum of Natural Science for 26 years. Its …

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Events and announcements: festive catering offers, exhibitions at the ArtScience museum, USS X’mas special

Marvel at the eight light exhibitions, including the seven-story Spalliera, handcrafted in Italy and inspired by the circular rose windows of Gothic churches in Europe. Visitors can also play carnival games, ride a two-story Venetian carousel, shop at Mistletoe Alley Market, and enjoy the Garden Rhapsody sound and light show. …

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Noon countdown at the Woodlands Children’s Museum

entertainment Through Courtney Topini Coats | December 21, 2021 THE WOODLANDS, TX – Welcome to 2022 at Woodlands Children’s Museum’s annual High Noon Countdown New Years Eve party, designed for parents and children. Offered at a three-hour session on Friday, December 31, guests are invited to play games, create New …

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The man who runs the Bigfoot Museum in Northern California

He notably believes that Bigfoot roams freely in the woodlands and mountains of the Pacific Northwest, hunting deer for food and hiding from the humans who would inevitably destroy him. Rugg says he has first-hand experience with Bigfoot, who he says is a bipedal primate species. At age 4, while …

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Letters of December 18: An ideal location for a maritime museum; give a chance to the third floor of the Royal BC Museum

The maritime museum could be a centerpiece On December 10, 2010, the Times Colonist published my letter in support of the installation of the Maritime Museum of BC in the Steamship Terminal. I thought at the time that I was a voice crying in the desert. Recent letters show me …

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Douglas SBD-2P Dauntless arrives at Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum

Last October, we reported that after some 40,000 hours of volunteer work, the catering team at the Aerospace and Air Science Museum Zoo in Kalamazoo, Michigan had completed the restoration of the Douglas SBD-2P Dauntless BuNo. 2173. This article also stated that the dive bomber was to leave Kalamazoo for …

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QBWA Celebrates Qatar National Day at Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Museum

The Qatar Businesswomen’s Association (QBWA) held a special celebration on the occasion of Qatar’s National Day on Wednesday. The event was celebrated at the Sheikh Faisal Bin Qassim Al Thani Museum under the slogan of this year’s National Day – “The land of the ancestors… is a trust”, as it …

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Family Says Young Son With Rare Disease Denied Entry To Chicago Museum For Not Wearing A Mask – NBC Chicago

Chicago family say their 3-year-old son was denied entry to the Museum of Science and Industry because he wasn’t wearing a mask, and now the family is asking Illinois officials to remind the public that there are medical exemptions for the requirement to wear face coverings in indoor spaces. Father …

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New Bedford Art Museum / Works of Art! Honor patrons of the arts

NEW BEDFORD – New Bedford Art Museum / Works of Art! (NBAM) will virtually recognize those who truly have an impact on the arts community with the Patrons of the Arts Award on Friday, December 31. In a region so populated by artists and creators, the Art Museum considers it …

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The Cherokee Indian Museum announces the appointment of new directors

The Museum of the Cherokee Indian (MCI) extends its leadership with the appointment of two new directors. Evan Mathis has joined the Museum as Director of Collections and Exhibitions to manage the care, safety and security of MCI’s paper and object collections and to assist with planning, design and implementation. …

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Sir Peter Hendy CBE appointed Chairman of the National Railway Museum Advisory Board

Sir Peter Hendy CBE, Chairman of Network Rail, has been appointed Chairman of the National Railway Museum Advisory Board. Sir Peter will focus on implementing the museum’s Vision 2025 master plan, which will create a new central hall and effect widespread transformation across the site. The aim is to create …

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Wilderness and Watercolors: A Hidden Museum Pays Homage to the Staggering Artwork of an Adventurer | New

As a child, Palo Altan Jane Woodward dreamed of living in a museum. She spent her summers visiting her grandmother in Manhattan and loved to fantasize about what it would be like to live in the Metropolitan Museum, like the characters in her favorite book, “From the Mixed-Up Files of …

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Asteroid samples brought back by Hayabusa2 on display at Tokyo museum

A black particle collected during the Hayabusa2 space probe’s first landing on the asteroid Ryugu, which is now on display to the public at the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation in Tokyo’s Koto district, can be seen in this photo provided by the museum. TOKYO – Samples from …

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Opening of an Artefact restaurant inside the Mingei Museum in Balboa Park

With gastronomic legends such as the founder of Chez Panisse, Alice Waters opening of a restaurant inside the Hammer Museum in LA, art museums are increasingly known as gastronomic destinations. At Balboa Park, the jewel of San Diego, the Mingei International Museum unveiled Artifact, a sleek new restaurant centerpiece that …

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Anti-Defamation League and Auschwitz Museum condemn Fox host for comparing Fauci to Nazi doctor who performed medical experiments at death camp

By Oliver Darcy, CNN Business Lara Logan, a Fox News personality and host of its streaming service, has been condemned by prominent Jewish groups and the Auschwitz Museum after comparing Dr Anthony Fauci to a Nazi doctor notorious for performing medical experiments at the Auschwitz death camp. During an appearance …

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Let’s say ‘yes’ to an Orange County cultural and natural history museum

A massive animal skeleton, larger than a tiger, swims through the air at the LA County Museum of Natural History, one front paw jutting forward and two large bulging eye sockets eyeing visitors. This impressive skeleton is an extinct aquatic mammal called Desmostylian, and it was discovered in Orange County. …

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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 in the LASM Museum boutique,” ​​President and CEO Serena Pandos …

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MCLinc has supported the Children’s Museum Gala for over a decade

Barry Stephenson has smoked barbecue for events and has donated numerous bottles of his signature barbecue sauce at auction to the Children’s Museum of Oak Ridge (CMOR) over the past 15 years. The laboratory he runs, Materials & Chemistry Laboratory Inc. (MCLinc), owned by his employees, has been a sponsor …

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New attraction at Balboa Park hopes to bring nostalgia to fans during SDCC special edition

SAN DIEGO – A dream for Comic-Con fans will soon come true with the opening of a new museum dedicated to comics and popular arts in San Diego. The latest cultural attraction, located in Balboa Park, offers exhibitions, programs and events around the world of Comic-Con. Heading to the Comic-Con …

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The science museum holds exhibitions in Chattogram

The Director General of the National Museum of Science and Technology, Mohammad Munir Chowdhury, on Saturday inaugurates the Robotic Olympiad at the Chattogram International Presidency School. – Press release The National Museum of Science and Technology hosted the Robot Olympiad, a mobile science exhibition and stargazing program in Chittagong on …

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The Oceanarium Marine Museum is expected to reopen on MDI in June 2022

A marine museum on Mount Desert Island that has been closed for the past two years is set to reopen next June with a new owner and expanded offerings. A new non-profit association, Oceanarium and Education Center, bought the 19-acre waterfront property on Highway 3 in Bar Harbor in January …

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Holcim: and the S AM Swiss Architecture Museum launch Beton, the first exhibition on the history of concrete in Switzerland

Holcim proudly supports Concrete, the first Swiss exhibition dedicated to the history of concrete, which opens today at the Swiss Museum of Architecture S AM in Basel and until April 24, 2022. From the Pantheon in Rome – the largest concrete dome not armed with the world – at the …

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Perot Museum of Nature and Science announces special hours for holidays

Photo courtesy of the Perot Museum Facebook Twitter Pinterest Keep the kids entertained at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science When guests come to visit while on vacation, one of our favorite stops is the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. There is always something new to explore, learn …

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Putnam Museum and Science Center Announces Initiative to Create a Fuller Picture of Quad-Cities History | Local News

“I think these exhibits kind of represent our collective identity as a community, and certainly with what we’ve all been through over the past 18 months, they represent our shared experiences as a community,” said Rachael Mullins, President and CEO of Putnam. The Putnam is the only museum in Iowa …

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Pecan Grove Women’s Club to Visit Museum | Community

The holidays will be here soon, whether we are ready or not. I’m not even counting the days until Christmas yet. I have to take it one holiday at a time! Thank goodness for the family! I know there are many in our area that still need help so we …

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The Albion children’s museum in full “resurgence”

ALBION, Mich. (AP) – A mother and 4-year-old son waited patiently for the opening of the Kid ‘N’ Stuff Children’s Museum on a cold fall afternoon. Walking through doors decorated with cartoon children, Hudson Coblentz pretended to shop in the museum’s Felpausch grocery store before heading to a 15-foot-high tube …

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International Photography Hall of Fame and Museum to Honor 2021 Laureates, First Visionary Prize Winner | Entertainment

Additionally, Professional Photographers of America, the world’s largest non-profit trade association for professional photographers, has been named the recipient of the 2021 IPHF Leadership Award. “The 2021 Hall of Fame inductees as well as the winner of the Visionary Award and the Leadership Award represent the best in the field …

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Rowan University opens $ 73 million Fossil Park Museum

A world-class destination expected to attract 200,000 visitors per year October 13, 2021 Rowan University recently opened the region’s newest museum, a world-class destination that will explore the distant and local past around themes of a more sustainable future. Designed with world-renowned architects and experienced design offices, the Jean & …

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New exhibit opens Saturday at the Buffalo Museum of Science

BUFFALO, NY (WIVB) – New exhibition opens at Buffalo Science Museum This weekend. “The lost beauty 2: the art of museum stories”, includes 15 collected objects, painted to be larger than life. “It allows us to really see the beauty, the complexity, the craftsmanship,” said museum president and CEO Marisa …

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Interactive museum exhibits for kids in Long Island

When the museum doors close for the night, some people imagine the exhibits come to life and start talking. At the Raynham Hall Education Center and Museum in Oyster Bay, this actually happens during the day. Talkative Portraits is one of the few interactive exhibits featured in museums on Long …

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Harriet Powers – Encyclopedia of New Georgia

Harriet Powers is one of South America’s best-known quilt makers, although only two of her quilts, both of which she made after the Civil War (1861-1865), survive today. One is in the collection of the National Museum of American History at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC The second quilt …

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