Category: Museums

Smithsonian Innovation Wing Opens at National Museum of American History

The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History opened its Innovation Wing this week with a celebration to inaugurate the 45,000-square-foot space featuring 12 exhibitions, learning galleries and program places all centered…

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Smithsonian Brings History Sizzling to Life

Today, the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History will unveil a demonstration kitchen in the Wallace H. Coulter Performance Plaza with the debut of "Food Fridays," a cooking program in…

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Atlanta’s Museum Week, Now Through May 1

Discover a new museum in Atlanta, or see a new exhibit at a favorite venue. From April 25 to May 1, 2015, over 30 museums and historical sites are offering…

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Amtrak Train Days: Join the Celebration Across the Nation

For the last seven years, Amtrak has brought together the communities they serve and the passengers they transport through National Train Day, a one day event showcasing the power of…

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Train Rides are back in Old Sacramento!

Interested in riding the rails along the picturesque Sacramento River?  Weekend Excursion Train Rides resume this weekend and will run weekends through September.  Enjoy a scenic 45-minute, six-mile round trip…

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Seattle: Inaugural Museum Week Northwest Highlights the Diversity of Puget Sound Museums 

More than 50 Seattle and Puget Sound region museums and cultural organizations are collaborating to shine a spotlight on the diversity and excellence of the region’s museums with the inaugural…

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Now Arriving, Amtrak’s Rolling Museum

The Amtrak Exhibit Train and specially painted Amtrak locomotive celebrating one of Amtrak's paint schemes over the company's 43 year history. There's something spectacular about visiting a museum and seeing…

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Celebrate San Diego’s Museum Month

Leap into 44 museums in San Diego this February. Presented by Macy's, this popular event allows participants to enjoy half-off entry fees at 44 San Diego Museum Council membership museums.…

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National Air and Space Museum Offering Rare, Behind-the-Scenes Opportunity

The Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum will celebrate the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center’s 10th anniversary with an open house Saturday, January 25, 2014. For one day only, the museum…

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Museum Day Live: Southern California

Southern California Museum Free-For-All on Saturday, January 25, 2014. When museums announce that they are waiving admission fees on a specific day, that is a great time to experience the…

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