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Tellus Science Museum Passes 100,000 Planetarium Visitors in First Year

. December 14, 2009 . 0 Comments

Tellus Science Museum’s digital planetarium surpassed 100,000 visitors on Monday, Dec. 14, 2010, capping off an incredible first year for the museum. “For a planetarium our size, we are seeing three times the normal attendance of most planetariums attached to science museums,” said Tellus Astronomy Program Manager David Dundee. The Tellus planetarium seats 120 visitors […]

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Musical Instruments of the Pacific Islands at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Musical Instruments of the Pacific Islands at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

. December 14, 2009 . 0 Comments

Sounding the Pacific: Musical Instruments of Oceania, the first exhibition devoted to the subject ever mounted by an art museum at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Featuring more than 50 outstanding works—including percussion, wind, and string instruments—the exhibition will explore not only the diverse forms of Oceanic musical instruments but also the many different roles […]

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The Vatican Museums 1.0 for iPhone and iPod touch

. December 14, 2009 . 0 Comments

ItalyGuides introduce’s The Vatican Museums 1.0, their new interactive travel guide for iPhone and iPod touch devices. Developed specifically to take advantage of the iPhone’s unique capabilities and touch interface, The Vatican Museums tells the story of what human ingenuity has created through the ages and features interactive maps, two hours of audio guides and […]

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Exhibition for Bernhard Willhelm and Jutta Kraus at Groninger Museum

. December 14, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Groninger Museum will present a major solo exhibition of the work of Bernhard Willhelm and Jutta Kraus (both, 1972) on the occasion of their tenth working anniversary. In the course of these ten years, Willhelm and Kraus have realized more than 30 collections. The exhibition will offer an extensive selection from these, with both […]

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The Corning Museum of Glass Offers Special Activities for Holiday Break

. December 14, 2009 . 0 Comments

The Corning Museum of Glass offers special Holiday Break activities, December 26, 2009 – January 3, 2010. In addition to the daily exhibitions, Hot Glass Shows and other glassmaking demos, the Museum also will offer the following family-friendly activities, most of which are included in the cost of admission (unless otherwise noted). *Winter Wonders Gallery […]

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