Archive for March, 2019

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces  New Exhibit, We Who Believe in Freedom

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces New Exhibit, We Who Believe in Freedom

. March 29, 2019

CINCINNATI, OH. – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced We Who Believe in Freedom, today. The exhibit will be in the Skirball Gallery and open to the public on Saturday, April 6 through Friday, July 12 during regular museum hours. We Who Believe in Freedom is curated by Historian, Author, Lecturer and Artist, Dr. […]

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Historical portraits and contemporary works from National Portrait Gallery at Mississippi Museum of Art

Historical portraits and contemporary works from National Portrait Gallery at Mississippi Museum of Art

. March 28, 2019

The Mississippi Museum of Art (the Museum) presents Black Out: Silhouettes Then and Now, an exhibition from the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery (NPG), April 27 through August 25, 2019. It is the first major museum exhibition to explore the art form of cut-paper profiles in terms of their rich historical roots and powerful contemporary presence. […]

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Stealth Fighter Pilot Tells What It’s Like to Fly the “Invisible Airplane” at the Museum of Flight

Stealth Fighter Pilot Tells What It’s Like to Fly the “Invisible Airplane” at the Museum of Flight

. March 22, 2019

SEATTLE – The angular F-117 Nighthawk is one of the most distinctive fighter planes ever made. Former F-117 pilot Lorin Long provides an in-depth briefing of the famous “Stealth Fighter.” Lorin will tell what it’s like to fly this once top secret fighter, and he’ll show declassified combat footage of how the nearly radar-invisible planes […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum named to Maryland Green Registry

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum named to Maryland Green Registry

. March 19, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has recently been accepted as a member of the Maryland Green Registry, a Maryland Department of the Environment sustainability program. Serving as a clearinghouse of information and resources on environmental best management practices and technical services, the Maryland Green Registry is a free, voluntary program helping businesses of all types […]

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Museum of Flight announces Special Hours and Free Admission for Children with Autism and Their Families

Museum of Flight announces Special Hours and Free Admission for Children with Autism and Their Families

. March 19, 2019

SEATTLE – In advance of World Autism Awareness Month, the Museum invites children with autism and their families on Sunday, March 31 for an early opening to visit the exhibits in a sensory-friendly environment, enjoy a special hands-on family activity, and receive 10% off purchases in the Museum Store. The World Wars I and II […]

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