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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to build Maryland Dove

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to build Maryland Dove

. January 11, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum has officially been selected to build a new Maryland Dove, a representation of the late 17th-century trading ship that accompanied the first European settlers to what is now Maryland. Maryland Dove is owned by the state of Maryland and operated and maintained by the Historic St. Mary’s City Commission. “HSMC […]

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Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design

Utah Museum of Fine Arts announce The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design

. January 8, 2019

Salt Lake City—The Utah Museum of Fine Arts new ACME Lab, The International Tolerance Project: Promoting Dialogue Through Design, features more than twenty artworks by international designers that illustrate the power of visual communication and encourage community dialogue around the unifying theme of tolerance. Featured posters were selected from a larger traveling exhibition, TOLERANCE, orchestrated […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Winter Speaker Series to explore region’s early colonial story

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum Winter Speaker Series to explore region’s early colonial story

. January 3, 2019

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md., will begin its Winter Speaker Series on Thursday, Feb. 7, and continue on select dates through Thursday, March 7. All sessions take place in CBMM’s Van Lennep Auditorium, and advance registration is encouraged. This year’s Winter Speaker Series will explore the Chesapeake’s early colonial story. The […]

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Historic Medici and Lorraine Gem Collection on view for the first time thanks to Friends of Florence

Historic Medici and Lorraine Gem Collection on view for the first time thanks to Friends of Florence

. January 3, 2019

Florence, Italy – The newly refurbished section displaying the extraordinary collection of antique gems collected by the Medici and Lorraine families opened at the National Archeological Museum in Florence this month, enabling the display of a selection of objects for the first time. The last ruling dynasties of the Duchy of Florence, the Medici and […]

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Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation at the Cincinnati Museum Center

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation at the Cincinnati Museum Center

. December 22, 2018

CINCINNATI – The upgraded Robert D. Lindner Family OMNIMAX® Theater is taking theatergoers into the crater of a boiling volcano, close enough to feel the liquid hot magma. Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation will be the first film to showcase the OMNIMAX® Theater’s new IMAX with Laser digital technology when the theater reopens December 28. […]

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