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Sunday Favorites: The Florida Railroad Museum

If you want to take your child on a realistic railway like in the old days, you don’t have to travel far. The Florida Railroad Museum in Parrish provides the perfect experience. The six-mile track takes riders back to a simpler time, with pumpkin patches, cowboys, and even The Polar Express. I was introduced to […]

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Business

New Beatles exhibit open at the Sioux City Public Museum; Encampment 2022 weekend ready

New Beatles exhibit open at the Sioux City Public Museum; Encampment 2022 weekend ready Siouxland News Source link

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UK

Seventh International Museum Construction Congress to be held in Norway this year | attractionsmanagement.com news

The IMCC will take place in the Norwegian capital city, Oslo, from 6 to 8 November 2022. The event is now in its seventh year IMCC attracts international museum leaders, architects, project managers from across the world The planning committee for this year’s event is chaired by Göran Joryd, project manager for the new Museum […]

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US

NFT Naruto Museum Foundation: Exclusive Agreement Signed for Metaverse and NFT Rights to Michael Jackson Wonder World Toys

NARUTO, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NFT Naruto Art Museum (located in Naruto City, Tokushima Prefecture; CEO: Taisei Yamaguchi; hereinafter “NFT Naruto Art Museum”) and The Jackson Family Foundation Japan (located in Minato-ku, Tokyo; President: Kenji Koga; hereinafter “JFFJ”) have signed an exclusive agreement for the NFT and Metaverse rights to MJWWT “Michael Jackson Wonder World Toys” for the […]

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Health

History Museum of Carteret County houses extensive research library: local history, genealogy, memorabilia

CARTERET COUNTY – The History Museum of Carteret County is celebrating its 50th year. In addition to the exhibits, the museum has a research library, available for public use. Volunteers Dee Lewis and Mary Lou Kay detailed the library’s vast collection of over 10,000 books, publications and photographic and image portfolios, as well as personal […]

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UK

Norway’s new national museum delivers a monumental home for Munch and more

The new National Museum of Norway is not messing about. It is enormous and its slate walls engulf Oslo’s former West train station, as if that building had been dropped into a quarry. It looks like an overreaction to the 1994 episode in which Munch’s “The Scream” was stolen by thieves who put a ladder […]

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Sports

From viral art to tennis balls of protest: New Zealand museum collects Covid’s living history

On a table in a back room of New Zealand’s national museum, Te Papa Tongarewa, is a canvas bag emblazoned with an image of prime minister Jacinda Ardern as Wonder Woman. Below her armoured arms are the words “Go hard & go early” – the early 2020 catchcry to curb the spread of Covid-19 that […]

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Life Style

Reading School District, Reading Museum Foundation Forge Collaborative Relationship – BCTV

The Reading School District and the Foundation for the Reading Public Museum are pleased to announce progress on securing the future of The Museum by forging a collaborative relationship for the benefit of students and the entire community. Reading School District students will continue to enjoy free access to The Museum. In accordance with the […]

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Health

Defiance Co. genealogists tour museum

PAULDING — The Defiance County Genealogical Society recently met at the John Paulding Historical Museum. Museum President Kim Sutton led the tour, telling many stories connected to the displays. The first museum building was built in 1984, and currently the museum consists of three exhibit buildings all preserving the past for future generations. The buildings […]

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Health

Alexandria’s little-known treasure trove of history

ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) – The Alexandria Historical and Genealogical Library and Museum truly is a treasure trove of history, but residents around Central Louisiana have likely driven by the building dozens of times without realizing just how deep that history runs. “It always amazes me that people who have lived here all their lives, they […]