Archive for November, 2015

Cincinnati Museum Center CEO Elizabeth Pierce to receive National Preservation Award

Cincinnati Museum Center CEO Elizabeth Pierce to receive National Preservation Award

. November 5, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC – The National Trust for Historic Preservation will present its Peter H. Brink Award for Individual Achievement to Elizabeth Pierce, president and CEO of Cincinnati Museum Center . Pierce is one of 13 award winners to be honored by the National Trust during its 2015 PastForward National Preservation Conference this week in Washington, […]

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Thirteenth Amendment To Be Exhibited at National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

. November 3, 2015

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that they will exhibit a rare, handwritten copy of the Thirteenth Amendment—the federal law, passed on January 31, 1865, abolishing slavery and involuntary servitude except for punishment of a crime—in January 2016. The announcement comes as the community continues to engage with our nation’s […]

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Museum of Flight Free for Veterans and Current U.S. Military on Veterans Day

. November 3, 2015

SEATTLE – On Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11, all U.S. veterans and current U.S. military personnel will be admitted to the Museum free of charge. The day will be celebrated with patriotic music from the Boeing Employee’s Stage Band, and a dramatic showing of military uniforms. At 2 p.m., military historian Alice Miller presents “Beauty and […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center Duke Energy Holiday Trains return for their 70th year

Cincinnati Museum Center Duke Energy Holiday Trains return for their 70th year

. November 3, 2015

CINCINNATI – Holiday Junction featuring the Duke Energy Holiday Trains opens Friday, November 6 at Cincinnati Museum Center. This year marks the Duke Energy Holiday Trains’ 70th holiday in Cincinnati. Experience hundreds of model trains zipping around a winter wonderland as the priceless Duke Energy Holiday Trains join Cincinnati Museum Center’s family-favorite Holiday Junction exhibit. […]

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