The Baltimore Police Department is hosting an open house to unveil the city's new police museum. Housed in the police headquarters, visitors are invited to tour artifacts dating to the … Click to Continue »
Egypt safely moved two artifacts, a funerary bed and a chariot, belonging to the famed pharaoh King Tutankhamun on Tuesday, from the Egyptian Museum in central Cairo to a new one across the city, which will house a large collection of the ancient monarch's items.
This month the Museum of Modern Art opened their "major retrospective" celebrating the work of late artist Robert Rauschenberg. Housed on their fourth floor, Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends spans the artist's 60 year career, and features...Show More Summary
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum was built to be a cathedral home to the religion of late-19th and 20th century art, but its reputation for being a house of worship for all its architectural wonders precedes it. To Solange Knowles, however, Frank Lloyd Wright’s vision stands today as an empty, ... More »
Taking home on the road has long been a popular pastime, and ever since the invention of the automobile Americans have been manufacturing recreational vehicles to do so, formerly called "house cars." Some of the most important and interesting...Show More Summary
There might not be a first lady in the White House (yet), but on Tuesday night there was another former FLOTUS in town. Laura Bush was an honoree at the Women Making History Awards, sponsored by the National Women’s History Museum, where speakers said they would persist in pursuing their goal in establishing a museum […]
This amazing museum, the first underwater archeology museum in Spain, is housed in two buildings right on the harbour in Cartagena, directly opposite where the cruise ships dock. The two buildings for an impressive modern structure, linked below ground level and designed to create an underwater effect. Show More Summary
It's not enough to simply be a restaurant anymore. The space must also house a butcher shop or a grocery store or a museum or...a recording studio? That's the gimmick at Esther & Carol, where there's dining upstairs and a mini music industry downstairs. [ more › ]
The space where the University of Louisiana at Monroe housed its natural history collection was embarrassing. About five years ago, the biology department had to move its extensive collection of Louisiana plants and fish, one of theShow More Summary
A new exhibition at the Smithsonian American Art Museum concentrates on the White House's most photogenic couple
Louis Vuitton took over Japan's Miho Museum (and likely your Instagram feed) on Sunday for the French house's Cruise 2018 show, which brought the fashion industry's biggest editors and influencers to Kyoto. But it wouldn't be a Nicolas Ghesquière party without his celebrity squad, who... Continue reading
Here’s a few of the exhibitions in Canberra this month. There’s a lot more out there to see but I have restricted this list to those I recommend for the month of May. one to eight: Old Parliament House/ Museum of Democracy In the far back room is a small, significant and very creative exhibition of screen prints […]
Free admission to the Wings of History Air Museum on Saturday, May 20 from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm. See various airplanes (including antique, modern and Warbirds), antique cars, antique farm equipment, steam engines and hot air balloons. Free airplane rides for kids 8 years to 17 years old. Limited space, pre-register here (2017-05-20 South […]
The museum’s new $50 million collections and conservation center facility in Bowie, Md., houses the bulk of the most comprehensive Holocaust collection in the world.
The ceremony at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum is among Obama's first public appearances since leaving office. His speech Sunday will come just days after U.S. House Republicans passed a bill that would dismantle much of his signature health care law. Show More Summary
It’s a bibliophile’s dream: a single place that houses a Bible that went to the moon, complete with notes from Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell, a copy of Strength to Love signed by Martin Luther King Jr., original copies of rarities by Louisa May Alcott.
Harold Harvey_019 by Leonid Ll Via Flickr: Mr & Mrs Lillicrap; (c) Penlee House Gallery & Museum; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation Harold Harvey (1874–1941) was a Newlyn School painter who painted scenes of working class Cornish fishermen, farmers and miners and Cornish landscapes.
An old railway station in Latvia has been converted into a quirky cinema museum, the Sergeja Eizenšteina Komunik?ciju centrs, or Sergei Eisenstein Memorial House, dedicated to the work of the pioneering Soviet director it's named for,...Show More Summary
Schoolchildren who visit the First White House of the Confederacy learn that its famous former resident, President Jefferson Davis, was leader of a "heroic resistance" who was "held by his … Click to Continue »
The Museum of Failure in Helsingborg, Sweden, might sound like it houses the most depressing collection ever. But it is actually meant to inspire. Founded by organizational psychologist Dr. Samuel West, the museum exhibits corporate products like Google Glass and Sony Betamax that totally flopped, yet represent a willingness to take risks. Show More Summary