Longview Daily News–19 hours ago
The Los Alamos Historical Museum recently announced it won’t be hosting a traveling exhibit organized by the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum and … The exhibit, which features articles of clothing, exposed plates, and other personal items from victims, aims to draw attention to the horrors of the bombs …
Pagosa Springs Sun–25 minutes ago
These articles are beautifully displayed for the visitors’ enjoyment. … The Pagosa Springs Historical Museum is a nonprofit agency dedicated to preserving the area’s history and showcasing thousands of artifacts for the … She is always delighted to enlighten the visitors about the articles on display.
Tri City Times–13 hours ago
Museum board secretary Marilyn Swihart says the museum sprang forth from the 1970 Imlay City Centennial celebration. Once the celebration was over, the planning committee remained intact. In May of 1971, a study committee was created to research the idea of creating a permanent room or building to …
Indianapolis Business Journal–51 minutes ago
More than a year after vacating its base of operations in Fountain Square, the Indianapolis Museum of Contemporary Art has secured a new long-term location in the Holy Cross neighborhood on the city’s near-east side. IMOCA announced Tuesday that it will lease 2,300 square feet in the former Ford …
U.S. News & World Report–21 hours ago
South Carolina Town Wants Changes in Medal of Honor Museum. A South Carolina town wants changes in the proposed Medal of Honor Museum at the Patriot’s Point Naval and Maritime Museum. April 3, 2018, at 9:45 a.m.. South Carolina Town Wants Changes in Medal of Honor Museum. Share. ×. Share on Facebook.
Atlas Obscura–Apr 2, 2018
According to Nichols—who unearthed many of the exchanges detailed in this articleamid her extensive research on the subject—19th-century museums saw nothing unethical in this behavior. Most ethnographic items were originally procured either through bartering directly with indigenous peoples or …
Wall Street Journal–Mar 31, 2018
To transport visitors to the grandest palace in France, New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art is counting on wallpaper and a recording technique with roots in the 19th century. “Visitors to Versailles (1682-1789),” which opens April 16, “is a very different show” for the Met, says Daniëlle Kisluk-Grosheide, …
U.S. News & World Report–12 hours ago
DETROIT (AP) — The Motown Museum in Detroit is hosting its fifth annual spoken word competition series. Events as part of “Motown Mic: The Spoken Word” start Friday night and take place each remaining Friday for the month of April. The competition invites poets to perform original pieces. During the …
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U.S. News & World Report–Apr 2, 2018
(AP) — The Gilcrease Museum in Tulsa will begin a $65 million renovation by examining how it can enhance its visitors’ experiences. … Gretchen Coss, a Gallagher senior associate, said it will aim to come up with a plan that helps visitors best appreciate and understand the museum’s collection. “Instead of …
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Tribune-Review–17 hours ago
Longtime Pittsburgh restaurant bartender Cecil Usher, beverage director at Richard DeShantz Restaurant Group, created the vintage cocktails guests will enjoy April 13 as Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum hosts a ‘Cocktails & Camaraderie’ event.