[ad_1] As we celebrate our Independence Day this weekend, the Polk County Historical Museum wants to remind people of our county’s role in the American Revolution. In October 1780, the Overmountain Men from the encampment of Alexander’s Ford played a significant role in the defeat of British Loyalists at KingsRead More →

[ad_1] For the first time, the Historical Museum of the County of Vigo presents one of its rotating exhibitions in person and virtually. The 360-degree presentation of “Vice & Virtue” is made possible by Indiana State University graduate Angela LoCoco, who created the exhibit as part of a final projectRead More →

[ad_1] NNA | Updated: June 12, 2022 9:38 p.m. STI Bishkek [Kyrgyzstan]Jun 12 (ANI): State Minister for External Affairs Meenakashi Lekhi visited the “Kyrgyz State Historical Museum” in Bishkek together with Culture Minister Azamat Zhamankulov.“Nice visit to the Kyrgyz State Historical Museum in Bishkek with Culture Minister Azamat Zhamankulov,” LekhiRead More →

[ad_1] A paranormal investigation at the Margate Historical Society picked up a voice identifying “Pat’s” handcuffs. By NANETTE LoBIONDO GALLOWAY MARGATE – A group of paranormal investigators enter a museum… It sounds like a joke, but that’s how members of the Cape Atlantic Paranormal Research Society began their investigation intoRead More →

[ad_1] The Southold Historical Museum is pleased to offer the second episode of the Lighthouse Lecture Series at Horton Point Lighthouse, “Little-Known Aspects of Long Island Maritime History”. The Southold Historical Museum is pleased to offer the second installment of the Lighthouse Lecture Series at Horton Point Lighthouse, “Little-KnownRead More →

[ad_1] Editor’s Note: This story has been updated and corrected. The Gregg County Historical Museum has approved four applications to the Texas Historical Commission for state recognition. Former Longview resident Allen McReynolds helped guide marker applications for Trinity Episcopal Church and the 201 Boy Scout Troop hut in Teague Park,Read More →

[ad_1] Susie Quiroz went swimming on Sunday afternoon over Memorial Day weekend in 2004 and hit her head, causing internal bleeding. She was flown to Tulsa where she underwent surgery and needed several liters of blood. “When she needed blood, he was there for her,” said father Wayne McCombs. McCombs,Read More →

[ad_1] The St. Clair Historical Museum will present a presentation on Prohibition Stories, photos and interviews about local liquor, beer and bootlegging will highlight the St. Clair Historical Museum’s presentation entitled “Bluewater Prohibition; St. Clair River Area Liquor and Bootlegging Stories” May 19-20 at the St. Clair Community Center. “DetroitRead More →

[ad_1] The St. Clair Historical Museum will present a presentation on Prohibition Stories, photos and interviews about local liquor, beer and bootlegging will highlight the St. Clair Historical Museum’s presentation entitled “Bluewater Prohibition; St. Clair River Area Liquor and Bootleg Stories” May 19-20 at the St. Clair Community Center. “DetroitRead More →

[ad_1] CANYON, Texas (KAMR/KCIT) – The Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum has announced that “Objects of Enchantment,” a fairy tale-themed exhibit is now open from May 2022 through August 2023 in the Harrington Gallery. PPHM said the exhibit will examine the theme of light versus dark in commonly displayed fairy tales andRead More →

[ad_1] NEW | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 04/21/2022 (HOBOKEN, NJ) — Hoboken Historical Museum will celebrate the release of “And Then I Started Reading Books: Recollections of Maria Peggy Diaz” – the 36th book in their Hoboken Oral History Project – on Sunday, April 24 at 4:00Read More →

[ad_1] Redemption Rock Brewing Co. and the Worcester Historical Museum are joining forces to celebrate the town’s 300th anniversary and other significant events this year. The brewery and museum announced on Monday that they are collaborating on three special-edition beers they will release on historic dates throughout the year. TheRead More →

[ad_1] The Wheaton Park District recently received a $750,000 grant from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources to pursue a project to stabilize the masonry and rebuild the gutters of the DuPage County Historical Museum building. The historic 1891 building, located at 102 E. Wesley St. in Wheaton, originally housedRead More →

[ad_1] The Tulare County Museum has earned the Certified Autism Center™ (CAC) designation, awarded by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards The Tulare County Museum has earned the Certified Autism Center™ (CAC) designation, awarded by the International Board of Credentialing and Continuing Education Standards (IBCCES). CAC certificationRead More →

[ad_1] The Reflector The Clark County Historical Museum will continue its “(Her) Story: Rebel Women of Clark County” series on Thursday, March 3. During the presentation, April Buzby will tell the stories of “two extraordinary women,” Elizabeth Jane Herrington Irwin and Mary Ellen Bates, who served in World War IRead More →