August, 2016

Lighthouse Overnight Adventures at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

Lighthouse Overnight Adventures at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum is now accepting reservations for its fall Lighthouse Overnight Adventures program. Under the guidance of a museum educator, youth groups and their chaperones can travel back in time to explore the life of a late-19th-century lighthouse keeper, all while spending the night in the historic 1879 Hooper Strait Lighthouse, which […]

Read More →

Read More →

The Glass House Presents Yayoi Kusama’s Specific Installation Dots Obsession-Alive, Seeking for Eternal Hope

The Glass House Presents Yayoi Kusama’s Specific Installation Dots Obsession-Alive, Seeking for Eternal Hope

The Glass House is pleased to present Yayoi Kusama: Dots Obsession-Alive, Seeking for Eternal Hope, the third part of the Yayoi Kusama: Narcissus Garden landscape installation on view throughout the season in celebration of the 110th anniversary of Philip Johnson’s birth and the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Glass House site to the […]

Read More →

Read More →

Freedom Center To Host International Inclusive Museum Conference

Freedom Center To Host International Inclusive Museum Conference

Historians, Educators and Activists Convene to Discuss Urbanism, Inclusion and Cultural Freedoms CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that they will host the international Inclusive Museum Conference September 16-18, 2016. Museum professionals, scholars and civil rights activists from around the globe, will convene at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center […]

Read More →

Read More →

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Hosts A Promise Deferred Is A Promise Denied

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center will host A Promise Deferred Is A Promise Denied, a community conversation with Cincinnati Preschool Promise examining access to education and its lasting impact in the community. The program will take place Wednesday, August 31 at 7:00 p.m. This event, presented in partnership with Delta Sigma […]

Read More →

Read More →

Museum of Flight to be Permanent Home to U.S. Navy F/A-18 Blue Angel

Museum of Flight to be Permanent Home to U.S. Navy F/A-18 Blue Angel

SEATTLE – The National Naval Aviation Museum has granted The Museum of Flight the permanent loan of a McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C retired this year from the Blue Angels flight demonstration team. Distinguished as “Number 2” in the famous group of flyers, the big blue jet will be trucked from Pensacola, Fla. to the Museum this […]

Read More →

Read More →

The Solitary Confinement Cell Experience Opens at Freedom Center

CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today that they will host the National Religious Campaign Against Torture’s (NRCAT) Solitary Confinement Cell Experience beginning Friday, August 12, 2016. The exhibit, in partnership with the Islamic Center of Greater Cincinnati, is a part of NRCAT’s nationwide interfaith campaign to expose and end the […]

Read More →

Read More →

Rising Tide program returns to The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Rising Tide program returns to The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, CBMM welcomes 6-8 grade students to its waterfront campus with the return of CBMM’s Rising Tide after-school program. Launching on September 6, 2016, this year’s program will run every Tuesday and Thursday from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. through June 2017. Rising Tide is free for students, with transportation available […]

Read More →

Read More →

Freedom Center Hosts Civil Rights Icon Judge Nathaniel Jones

Jones Lecture First in John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series Beginning August 11 CINCINNATI, OH (August 11, 2016) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center invites the media to attend the first lecture of the 2016-2017 John & Francie Pepper Freedom Lecture Series—the series connecting the public with award-winning authors, historians and thought-leaders, discussing […]

Read More →

Read More →

Cincinnati Museum Center and Miami University collaborate to offer exhibit gallery talks

Cincinnati Museum Center and Miami University collaborate to offer exhibit gallery talks

Professors and faculty shine new light on Da Vinci – The Genius CINCINNATI – A team of experts is stopping by Da Vinci – The Genius to help guests learn even more about history’s most brilliant mind. Professors and staff from Miami University will host gallery talks at Cincinnati Museum Center on Saturday, August 20 […]

Read More →

Read More →

Top