January, 2019

Register now for Cincinnati Museum Center Museum Camps

Register now for Cincinnati Museum Center Museum Camps

CINCINNATI – When school is out, Museum Camps are in. Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) Spring Break and Summer Camps go on sale February 1. With kids home from school and cries of “I’m bored” on the horizon, CMC is here to help you harness that energy into creative, interactive camp experiences that will sharpen your […]

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Annual Yuri’s Night Dance Party Launches Apollo 11 Exhibition at the Museum of Flight

Annual Yuri’s Night Dance Party Launches Apollo 11 Exhibition at the Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – The annual Yuri’s Night 21+ dance party at The Museum of Flight is April 12, and this year it offers a preview of the new traveling exhibition, Destination Moon: The Apollo 11 Mission, which opens to the general public the following day. Yuri‘s Night celebrates humanity’s past, present, and future in space with […]

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National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces Updated Operating Hours

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center Announces Updated Operating Hours

CINCINNATI, OH. (January 30, 2019) – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced the museum will be open seven days a week year round beginning January, 28. The operating hours will remain Sunday – Monday: Noon – 5:00 p.m. and Tuesday – Saturday: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. “As we approach one of our busiest […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host K-9 Nose Work event

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host K-9 Nose Work event

Guests visiting the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum on Sunday, Feb. 17, will have the opportunity to watch teams of experienced U.S. handler/dog teams train on campus, in addition to the chance to see CBMM’s numerous indoor and outdoor exhibitions. Campus will be closed to the public as part of the event on Friday, Feb. 15, […]

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Museum of Flight Announce Tours of 747 Lounge for Jumbo Jet’s 50th Anniversary

Museum of Flight Announce Tours of 747 Lounge for Jumbo Jet’s 50th Anniversary

SEATTLE – The Museum’s iconic Boeing 747 prototype first took flight on February 9, 1969, and in celebration of this 50th anniversary there will be a weekend of special activities. On Feb. 9, there will be tours of the main cabin and a 2 p.m. public presentation with expert talks and video clips detailing the […]

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NASA astronaut Greg “Ray J” Johnson to speak at the Museum of Flight

NASA astronaut Greg “Ray J” Johnson to speak at the Museum of Flight

SEATTLE – On Feb. 2, astronaut Greg “Ray J” Johnson will talk about his adventures as a NASA pilot flying everything from the space shuttle on the final Hubble telescope serving mission, to the bulbous Super Guppy that delivered the shuttle trainer to The Museum of Flight. He will also talk about his new work […]

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Collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts makes U.S. debut at Cincinnati Museum Center

Collection of ancient Egyptian artifacts makes U.S. debut at Cincinnati Museum Center

CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) is taking you back to a time when civilization flourished along the Nile, pyramids dotted the skyline and people believed gods walked among mortals. Egypt: The Time of Pharaohs makes its U.S. premiere at CMC on February 15. Advance tickets are on sale now. Over 5,000 years ago, one […]

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Frist Art Museum Presents Dorothea Lange: Politics of Seeing

Frist Art Museum Presents Dorothea Lange: Politics of Seeing

NASHVILLE, TN – The Frist Art Museum presents Dorothea Lange: Politics of Seeing, an exhibition that examines a broad range of the artist’s work through the lens of social and political activism. The Frist is the only U.S. venue that is hosting this exhibition after its 2017 debut in California. In addition to presenting Lange’s […]

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THE BMA PRESENTS EXHIBITION OF LUMINOUS EARLY 20TH-CENTURY LANDSCAPES

THE BMA PRESENTS EXHIBITION OF LUMINOUS EARLY 20TH-CENTURY LANDSCAPES

BALTIMORE, MD – From bright watercolors to thickly painted landscapes with bold explorations of color and form, Expressions of Nature: Early 20th-Century Landscapes presents the many ways that European and American artists depicted the world around them during a period of great artistic change. On view March 10 through September 22, 2019, this intimate exhibition […]

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Iver Franzen chosen by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as naval architect to design new Maryland Dove

Iver Franzen chosen by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum as naval architect to design new Maryland Dove

Iver C. Franzen Maritime, LLC, an Annapolis-based firm specializing in historic vessel naval architecture services, has been chosen by the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to design the newest iteration of 17th century pinnace Maryland Dove. Maryland Dove, a representation of the trading ship that accompanied the first European settlers to what is now Maryland, is […]

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Opening Reception Konstantin Simun: The Sacred in the Profane at the Museum of Russian Icons

Opening Reception Konstantin Simun: The Sacred in the Profane at the Museum of Russian Icons

Please join us as we celebrate the opening of Konstantin Simun: The Sacred in the Profane, presented in partnership with the Fitchburg Art Museum. The Sacred in the Profane, curated by Fitchburg Art Museum Curator Lisa Crossman, offers a survey of Simun’s unique capacity to find iconographic forms in molded plastic and other consumer objects. […]

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Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host beginners Shipyard programs this March

Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum to host beginners Shipyard programs this March

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum will be hosting programs introducing participants to basic woodworking and rope splicing this spring. Both workshops will be held in CBMM’s Shipyard, and advanced registration is required. Intro to Woodworking will be held from 9am–4:30pm on Saturday & Sunday, March 2–3. Seip Family Foundation Shipwright Apprentice Zack Haroth will lead […]

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