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  1. Fleet Week Festivities Continue At Manhattan’s Intrepid Museum

    Cbslocal.com - New York 05.27 / 20:24 newyork.cbslocal.com
    Even though the stars of Broadway commandeered the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on Saturday, the true showstopper was floating right next…
  2. ‘Jurassic World’ roars into Field Museum

    Wgntv.com - Illinois 05.27 / 20:21 wgntv.com
    CHICAGO — “Jurassic World –  the Exhibition” has arrived at the Field Museum in Chicago. It took a long time to bring this massive exhibit here, but it will teach you anything and everything you’ve ever wanted to learn about dinosaurs. It’s a chance for dinosaur enthusiasts to get a first hand look at Stegosaurus, Brontosaurus and the mighty T-Rex. Based on one of the biggest blockbusters in movie history, the 17,000 square foot exhibit gives you an i…
  3. Noose left outside of Hirshorn museum in Washington

    Thehill.com - Politics 05.27 / 18:57 thehill.com
    The National Parks Service has launched an investigation after a security officer found a noose outside of the Hirshorn Museum and Sculpture Garden by the National Mall Friday night.Smithsonian employees were…
  4. Henry Ford Museum exhibit highlights sources of design inspiration

    Those involved in the exhibit say an aim is to inform, teach and empower people to follow their interests and find personal fulfillment in creative pursuits. Lectures and demonstrations also are…
  5. Tucson museums offering free admission for military this weekend

    Tucson.com - Tucson 05.27 / 16:35 tucson.com
    Active, former military and immediate families get free admission through…
  6. Museum Opens Exhibit Phase II On May 30

    The Virginia Quilt Museum opens Exhibit Phase II on May 30. It was founded in 1995 and exists to celebrate and nurture quilting in…
  7. Civil War gun displayed Nebraska museum

    Hastingstribune.com - Nebraska (NE) 05.27 / 16:04 hastingstribune.com
    PLYMOUTH, Neb. (AP) — The men who helped build Plymouth, Nebraska were soldiers before they were farmers, Union Army veterans who laid a foundation of service in the northeast corner of Jefferson C…
  8. Evel Knievel museum opens in Topeka

    Ksnt.com - Topeka 05.27 / 15:39 ksnt.com
    A new museum is now open in the Capital City, honoring one of the most well-known…
  9. Museum exhibit highlights sources of design inspiration

    Fox17online.com - Michigan 05.27 / 15:26 fox17online.com
    DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — A Delaware-based design studio and sources of creative inspiration are subjects of a new exhibit at the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation in suburban Detroit. “House Industries: A Type of Learning” opens Saturday at the museum in Dearborn and runs through Sept. 4. Yorklyn-based House Industries includes designers behind well-known logos and typefaces, though many who know their work won’t know the designers themselves. The exhibit looks at w…
  10. Museum exhibit highlights sources of design inspiration

    WashingtonTimes-Travel 05.27 / 15:21 washingtontimes.com
    DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - A Delaware-based design studio and sources of creative inspiration are subjects of a new exhibit at the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation in suburban Detroit. "House Industries: A Type of Learning" opens Saturday at the museum in Dearborn and runs through Sept. 4. Yorklyn-based House…
  11. Design inspiration is focus of new exhibit at Henry Ford Museum

    On.freep.com - Michigan (MI) 05.27 / 15:07 on.freep.com
    "House Industries: A Type of Learning" opens Saturday at the museum in Dearborn and runs through Sept.…
  12. Discovery Center to participate in Blue Star Museums for vets

    Rockrivertimes.com - Illinois (IL) 05.27 / 14:53 rockrivertimes.com
    The Discovery Center Museum announced the launch of Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the…
  13. Worcester museum nominated as one of the best for children

    Herefordtimes.com - Worcestershire 05.27 / 14:49 herefordtimes.com
    A WORCESTER museum has been nominated for a national award because of its friendly and welcoming attitude to children and…
  14. Hujiang EdTech Launches Online Museum Project in Copenhagen to Promote Global Cultural Exchange

    Prnewswire.com - Business 05.27 / 13:54 prnewswire.com
    COPENHAGEN, Denmark, May 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hujiang EdTech ("Hujiang"), China's leading online education company, through its interactive online teaching platform CCtalk, launched the Cultural Exchange - "Aim at the World" Museum Children's Education Project ("the project") at…
  15. The best museum you've never heard of: Oregon State Hospital Museum of Mental Health

    OregonLive-Art 05.27 / 13:31 oregonlive.com
    Touring the small museum is a bit like walking through the history of psychiatry…
  16. A Natural End | Maurice Orr at the Mid-Antrim Museum at The Braid

    Visualartists.ie - Arts 05.27 / 10:40 visualartists.ie
    5 May to 26 June 2017 A Natural End is a collection of monotype prints inspired by the weathered beauty of ageing fishing boats. Local artist Maurice Orr has produced this series in response to the work of maritime artist Kenneth Shoesmith (1890-1939). The prints will be displayed alongside Art of the Liner, a travelling exhibition of Shoesmith’s artwork from National Museums Northern Ireland. Maurice Orr delights in looking closely at the things other people might not notice. While S…
  17. 'Box of miracles': Museum cracks case of mysterious negatives in shoe-polish box

    Cbc.ca - Manitoba 05.27 / 10:23 www.cbc.ca
    Part of the mystery behind a bundle of black-and-white photographs showing the earliest days of some Manitoba towns has been…
  18. Civil War gun displayed Nebraska museum

    Yankton.net - U.S. 05.27 / 08:28 yankton.net
    PLYMOUTH, Neb. (AP) — The men who helped build Plymouth, Nebraska were soldiers before they were farmers, Union Army veterans who laid a foundation of service in the northeast corner of Jefferson C…
  19. Just arrived for Memorial weekend shopping: Edmonds Museum Market Bags

    Myedmondsnews.com - Edmonds 05.27 / 07:56 myedmondsnews.com
    As we welcome the third week of the Garden Market season, it is our pleasure to announce the arrival of the new Market Bags. These bags are a collaboration of artwork by one of our market vendors, and sponsored by some of our favorite market vendors who have been with us for years. Cost is…
  20. Civil War gun displayed Nebraska museum

    Hastingstribune.com - Nebraska (NE) 05.27 / 06:32 hastingstribune.com
    PLYMOUTH, Neb. (AP) — The men who helped build Plymouth, Nebraska were soldiers before they were farmers, Union Army veterans who laid a foundation of service in the northeast corner of Jefferson C…