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First Time Since 1999, The Museum of Flight’s World War II B-17 on Display

First Time Since 1999, The Museum of Flight’s World War II B-17 on Display

. July 1, 2011 . 0 Comments

Flying Fortress moved to Museum’s east lawn SEATTLE – On June 30 The Museum of Flight’s rare, Boeing B-17F returned to a place in the sun. The aircraft has been undergoing restoration for 20 years, and was last on extended display at the Museum in 1999. It now can be seen on the lawn in […]

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45th Infantry Division Museum Opens Independence Day

. July 1, 2011 . 0 Comments

The 45th Infantry Division Museum marks Independence Day, by opening to the public from 9 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. Monday. The 45th Infantry Division Museum holds two patriotic ceremonies each year. These events pay tribute to the men and women who have served in our Nations Armed Forces and honors those men and women who […]

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Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum Exhibition Galleries to Close July 4 for Two Year Renovation

Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum Exhibition Galleries to Close July 4 for Two Year Renovation

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The exhibition galleries at the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum will close Monday, July 4, as the museum embarks on an extensive renovation and expansion. Admission to the museum will be free of charge 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on July 4 to mark the closing of the final exhibition, “Set in Style: The Jewelry […]

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Museum of Fine Arts Boston (MFA) Presents Two Masters of Fantasy Bresdin and Redon,

Museum of Fine Arts Boston (MFA) Presents Two Masters of Fantasy Bresdin and Redon,

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The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) presents Two Masters of Fantasy: Bresdin and Redon, an exhibition on view through January 16, 2012. The exhibition presents 43 works—22 by teacher Rodolphe Bresdin (1822–1885) and 21 by his student Odilon Redon (1840–1916), assembled primarily from the Museum’s holdings, with select loans from private collectors. Included are […]

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Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) Opens New Permanent Galleries

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tories of life in Rome, Byzantium, the Near East, and Nubia vibrantly told through notable artifacts and stunning new videos On Friday, July 1, 2011, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) opens a suite of new permanent galleries, reintroducing its visitors to the ancient civilizations of Rome, Byzantium and Nubia. Several never-before-seen objects are featured while […]

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