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  • Celebrating Thor Heyerdahl and the Kontiki on the 100th anniversary of his birth
    Celebrating Thor Heyerdahl and the Kontiki on the 100th anniversary of his birth
    Certain names and adventures can become lost in time until a little travel brings them into a person’s world view. For me, the word Kon-tiki meant a local Florida Keys hotel with Polynesian carvings. But, then I journeyed to Oslo, Norway and...
  • Inside the museum of Georgia O'Keeffe
    Georgia O'Keeffe Museum showcases the work of the famous artist
    In Santa Fe, the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum stands in the middle of downtown for all tourists, international visitors and art lovers to enjoy the beauty and scenery of this famous female artist.The collection is changed periodically while key...
  • Liverpool's Beatles Story
    Liverpool Beatles museum opens new exhibit on the '60s British Invasion
    The Beatles Story museum in Liverpool held a special launch of a new exhibit Nov. 11 to celebrate the contributions of the British Invasion, Donna Jackson, Beatles Examiner Liverpool correspondent reported Nov. 12. The exhibit is a cooperative...
  • Santa Cruz Children's Museum of Discovery
    Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery: Free Admission on Opening Day
    The new Santa Cruz Children’s Museum of Discovery will open on November 15. Visit on opening day and get free admission.Located inside the Capitola Mall on 41st Avenue, the nonprofit museum is designed for families and will feature exhibits...
  • The wonder of Dinosaurs
    The wonder of Dinosaurs
    Have you ever wondered why there is so much excitement about dinosaurs? There is an inherent "awe" in seeing these amazing creatures that once wandered the earth.Dinosaurs have this ability to amaze and intrigue us. Growing up in western...
  • The  Train  Room
    The Train Room, Hagerstown, MD
    Take a little drive along U.S. 11 through the city of Hagerstown, Maryland, and you will come upon a little building known as the Train Room. Many people drive past this little structure, but railroad fans are going to be curious to see what is...
  • Houston Museum of Natural Science welcomes Texas wildlife with new Farish Hall
    Houston Museum of Natural Science welcomes Texas wildlife with new Farish Hall
    Texas is filled with a world of wonder when it comes to the stock of wildlife packing the state with the most unique variety of animals in nearly every type of environment.At the Houston Museum of Natural Science, the new Farish Hall of Texas...
  • Hello Kitty turns 40
    Hello Kitty celebrates 40th anniversary with 'Hungry Hunt', fan convention
    Hello Kitty fans can join in on the fun around town as the colorful iconic figure celebrates her 40th anniversary with Hello Kitty-themed events throughout Los Angeles leading up to the much anticipated Hello Kitty Convention. Nicknamed &ldquo...
  • What to expect at the Clown Motel today
    What to expect at the Clown Motel today
    Do not let the clowns or the silly stories you may have encountered online scare you away from spending the night at The Clown Motel. While they do have a sizable collection of clowns, the motel is first and foremost a nice and affordable place to...
  • Collier Automotive Museum opens its doors and digital library
    Collier Automotive Museum opens its doors and digital library
    The Collier Automotive Museum, one of the world’s premier automobile museums, closed to the general public in 1994 and became the Collier Collection. Access to the collection of historically significant vehicles was limited to select groups,...
  • Family Events at the B&O Railroad Museum
    Train Talk: November Happenings at B&O Railroad Museum
    All aboard! The Baltimore area is home to two railroad museums: The B&O Railroad Museum and the B&O Railroad Ellicott City Station. What better way to get from Point A to Point B than on a locomotive? Trains are a fun way to travel....
  • Museum exhibits for the week
    Current museum exhibits to visit in Orange County
    Museum exhibits to visit for the week of October 6-13:Children's Museum at La Habra is currently in outer space with its new exhibit Destination Space, which has exhibits showing the planets and shows children what their neighborhood looks...
  • A youngster gets her face painted.
    Enjoy Free Weekend Fun at PAFA's Family Arts Festival
    The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) invites you and your little ones to get in touch with your creative sides at its2014 Family Arts Festivalthis weekend, Sunday, October 5, from noon to 5 p.m.The free art-filled event, presented by...
  • Free museum admission today
    Free museum admission today
    You can visit one of over 1400 museums, art galleries, cultural centers, and botanical gardens nationwide for free on Saturday, September 27, 2014.You and a guest can enjoy complimentary admission to a participating museum, art gallery, cultural...
  • Smithsonian
    Free Saturday admission to many museums nationwide Saturday, September 27
    Tomorrow many museums will offer free admission, thanks to the 10th Annual Museum Day Live! event hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Some of the most popular museums participating in the event include:Chicago: Loyola University Museum of ArtLos...