Topics :: museums

1 thru 10 of 70

Travel Off the Beaten Path :: Weird Museums

By Donna Gordon Blankinship | Sunday Dec 21, 2014
Here are some suggestions from among dozens of unusual museums across the nation, from a funeral museum to an attraction devoted to wet wipes, of all things. They're all worth a stop.

Conservatives Try to Block Natl. Women's History Museum

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Dec 10, 2014
The Religious Right is making one last attempt to block the creation of a new museum dedicated to American women's history, despite numerous failed efforts to derail the project.

NSFW: Breaking and Entering

By Matthew Wexler | Friday Oct 31, 2014
If you feel like you're living life with a ball and chain attaching you to a cubicle, fear not. EDGE has scoured the globe for quintessential vacation experiences that will reinvigorate your zest for adventure. Consider the "YOLO" package in Sante Fe.

Panama Inaugurates Frank Gehry-Designed Museum

By Juan Zamorano | Wednesday Oct 1, 2014
After years of delays, Panama has inaugurated a museum designed by world-renowned architect Frank Gehry that officials hope will become a cultural landmark and symbolize the country's recent economic ascent.

Flappers, Bootleggers and More in New Prohibition Exhibit

By Matthew Wexler | Tuesday Aug 19, 2014
The Indiana State Museum features an exhibit about one of the most colorful periods in American history with "American Spirits: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition" on display through February 15, 2015.

World Aids Museum and Educational Center

By Mike Halterman | Wednesday Aug 6, 2014
It's been nearly three years since the World AIDS Museum was incorporated as a 501(c)(3) non-profit, and since then nearly all of the hopes and dreams of the Museum's Board of Directors have been fulfilled.

The Final Member

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Jul 16, 2014
Tom Mitchell has agreed to donate his penis to the world's only museum exclusively dedicated to the male member in this thought-provoking documentary about the self-worth and the gratification a man receives from his genitalia.

Legacy Project Establishes Equality House in Kansas

By Winnie McCroy | Friday May 23, 2014
The Legacy Project opened last month in Kansas, spreading hope and information on the lives of prominent LGBTs.

Sept. 11 Museum Prepares to Open

Thursday May 15, 2014
Set to be dedicated and open to the public on May 21, the Sept. 11 museum is a haunting reminder of one of our country’s most tragic events.

NYC’s 9/11 Museum Scheduled to Open This May

By David B. Caruso | Monday Feb 3, 2014
After years of delays due to funding disputes, engineering challenges and a nearly disastrous flood, a museum dedicated to victims of the 9/11 terror attacks will open to the public in mid-May in a giant cavern beneath the World Trade Center site.

1 thru 10 of 70