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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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The new cooking museum in Rome

Other displays held books. I stopped in front of an illustration to look at pieces of meat being cooked over high heat in a 16th-century rotisserie; in the photo beside, Italian men were seated at a banquet table, eating. These sketches adorn the cover of one of the oldest cookbooks …

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Campbell Arms Museum veteran now runs McKinley Memorial Museum | News, Sports, Jobs

Belinda Weiss de Campbell is the new director of the William McKinley Birthplace Museum in Niles. She previously worked for the Arms Family Museum in Youngstown Weiss is a history buff and teaches at Kent State University, Campbell resident Belinda Weiss, who spent many years at …

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Buffalo History Museum Schedules EC200 Coin Swap Days

Tue March 1, 2022 2:20 p.m. In conjunction with the Erie County Bicentennial Committee (EC200), the Buffalo Museum of History will be hosting EC200 Coin Swapping Days from March 2 through April 2. The pieces feature the EC200 logo on one side and Old County Hall on the other, inspired …

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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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A day at the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences :: WRAL.com

The North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences was founded in 1879 and since then it has become one of the most popular attractions in the entire state. If you live in North Carolina or plan to visit soon, this is a must-see museum. As the oldest established museum in North …

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Billings Farm and Museum Celebrate the “Maple Magic”

WOODSTOCK, Vermont (WCAX) — Sugaring-off season is upon us, and the Billings Farm and Museum are celebrating. Over the next 10 days, visitors to the iconic Woodstock site will have the opportunity to learn more about Vermont’s liquid gold. “Magic of Maple” is the ongoing celebration at the Billings Farm …

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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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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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Exquisite miniatures by Wes and Rachelle Siegrist at the Wallace State’s Burrow Museum

HANCEVILLE, Ala. – The Evelyn Burrow Museum at Wallace State Community College welcomes EXQUISITE MINIATURES, an exhibition of miniature paintings by Wes and Rachelle Siegrest, on campus this spring from February through April. Free entry. EXQUISITE MINIATURES consists of fifty iconic paintings, including landscapes, portraits, still lifes, wildlife, and other …

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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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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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Inlander Insights: Paul Manoguerra from the Jundt Art Museum | Arts & Culture | Spokane | Interior of the Pacific Northwest

Click to enlarge Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi, Italy by John Ferguson Weir, 1902, oil on canvas. Iit looks like something that only extremely art-loving locals know, but Spokane has a free art museum. Located on the shore of Lake Arthur, on the edge of campus, Gonzaga University’s Jundt Art …

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“Water Footprints” opens at JWP River History Museum

By Candice L. Cravins Photographer Deborah Hughes will present her solo exhibition, “Water Footprints: Photographs and Artistic Expressions of Water Wanderings Around the Colorado Plateau,” at the John Wesley Powell River History Museum in Green River from January 10 to June 11, 2022. “Footprints of Water” exposes and frames the …

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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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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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“Watercolor Wisconsin” to open at the Wustum Museum |

RACINE – The 55th year of “Watercolor Wisconsin” is on view from December 15 to April 23 at the Charles A. Wustum Museum of Fine Arts, a campus of the Racine Art Museum at 2519 Northwestern Ave. “Watercolor Wisconsin” is an annual state-wide competition held by the museum since 1966. …

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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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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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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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Terry Allen art exhibition at the TTU Museum

LUBBOCK, Texas (Press release) – Down in the Dirt: Graphic Art by Terry Allen is now on display at the Museum of Texas Tech University. The exhibit features over 70 original works of art by Lubbock-raised visual artist and musician Terry Allen. The exhibition will be open until March 2022. …

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Public tours, lectures and special sales at the Tang Museum

SARATOGA SPRINGS – The Frances Young Tang Educational Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College invites the public to lectures, tours and special in-person sales to close the fall semester. All events are free and open to the public. • Tuesday December 7 at 11:30 am and Wednesday December 8 …

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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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Shiloh Museum announces exhibits and its staff

OLLI The Osher Lifelong Institute at the University of Arkansas announces the following courses for the coming week: • October 27: Taiwan – On the Edge, $ 25 for members, $ 40 for non-members. • October 28: Tawdry Tales of Our First Ladies – The Modern Years (via Zoom), $ …

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The past lives on in the local museum

By Austin Bishop Ona J. Boyd’s penchant for following the history of Kemper County is reflected in her writings and collection of other written materials held at the Kemper County Historical Museum located at 230 Veterans Street in downtown DeKalb . “She just had a love for history and everything …

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