Archive for January, 2015

Museum Super Jet Gets New Moniker  for Super Bowl

Museum Super Jet Gets New Moniker for Super Bowl

. January 27, 2015

Douglas A-4F Skyhawk becomes Douglas A-4F Seahawk SEATTLE – Due to the extraordinary events that will be occurring on Feb. 1 in Phoenix, Ariz., The Museum of Flight will be temporarily renaming one of its iconic fighter jet aircraft for that day, and that day only. The Museum of Flight Curator Dan Hagedorn said, “We […]

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Chesapeake Swan Song exhibition opens April 11 at CBMM

. January 27, 2015

The story of the evolving relationship between the people and swans of the Chesapeake Bay will be told through a curated collection of decoys, photographs, and artifacts in a new exhibition at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. Chesapeake Swan Song: From Commodity to Conservation will open Saturday, April 1, 2015 and continue through April 3, […]

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Michener Art Museum Painting Selected for Exhibition at the State Museum of Pennsylvania

Michener Art Museum Painting Selected for Exhibition at the State Museum of Pennsylvania

. January 24, 2015

Inaugural exhibit, featuring notable Pennsylvania artists, celebrates Tom Wolf’s inauguration (Doylestown, PA) The James A. Michener Art Museum is pleased to announce that Over at Byram by renowned 20th century painter, Daniel Garber, from Lumberville, Pa, is on loan to the State Museum of Pennsylvania in Harrisburg. It was selected for the Inaugural Exhibit of […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Website Honoring Modern Day Abolitionists

. January 24, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC — The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center (NURFC) and the US Department of State’s Trafficking in Persons (TIP) Office announced today a new Heroes website, the TIP Global Heroes Network, that will raise public awareness of modern slavery. This new and comprehensive site, whose launch coincides with Human Trafficking Awareness Month, will help […]

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The Museum of Flight Participating in Seattle’s   Feb. Museum Month

The Museum of Flight Participating in Seattle’s Feb. Museum Month

. January 23, 2015

SEATTLE – Travelers staying in a participating downtown Seattle hotel during the month of February can enjoy half-off admission to The Museum of Flight. The famous aviation and space museum is one of more than 40 museums and cultural organizations offering discounts as part of Seattle’s first Museum Month. Museum Month Guidelines at The Museum […]

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