The National History Museum proudly inaugurates an exhibition on the Greek Revolution. Photo courtesy of the National History Museum. An exhibition from the National History Museum, titled “Revolution ’21 Reframed,” celebrating 200 years since the start of the Greek Revolution, will visit 12 cities across Greece this year. The travelingRead More →

The Sexsmith Grain Elevator has been officially designated a Municipal Historic Resource by Alberta Culture (Butterfly Effect Communications) The Sexsmith & District Museum Society is hosting a three-part fundraiser to complete the final phase of opening the Wheat Pool Grain Elevator to the public. Sexsmith and District Museum Society volunteerRead More →

By Mackenzie Dahlberg The Heritage Festival on June 12 and 13 offers many activities that everyone can enjoy and even learn about at the Lincoln County Historical Museum. “We’re trying to bring more practical and interpretive stuff this year,” said Jim Griffin, director and curator of the museum at 2403Read More →

(CBS DETROIT) – The “2000/2020: Celebrating 20 Years of the Electronic Music Festival in Detroit! The exhibit at the Detroit Historical Museum is coming to an end and they will be hosting a closing celebration. Detroit Historical Museum 2000/2020: Celebration of the 20th anniversary of the electronic music festival inRead More →

The Worcester Historical Museum is celebrating what would be the smiley face’s 100th birthday on July 10 with a contest calling for logos resembling the iconic Harvey Ball design. The museum is looking for artists and designers aged 1 to 100 to create a commemorative anniversary logo in honor ofRead More →

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Posted: 04/27/2021 10:15:07 AM HATFIELD – Most communities in the area, regardless of their size, have dedicated buildings to display and store their historical artifacts. While the Hatfield Historical Society oversees the Hatfield Historical Museum on the upper floor of the City Library, members of the Hatfield Historical Commission areRead More →

A historic structure has been restored as America’s “finest” McDonald’s in Nassau County on Long Island, United States. In the 1980s, McDonald’s initially purchased the Georgian-style Denton House with a plan to demolish it and build one of its signature restaurants in its place. But, as the local community struggledRead More →

The DuPage County Historical Museum Foundation is pleased to welcome Philip Buchanan from Naperville, Susan Benjamin from Carol Stream and Daniel Wagner from Wheaton to its volunteer board. • Philip Buchanan’s passion for historic preservation led him to a career as a project manager for exhibition companies that focus onRead More →

Katie Buesch, executive director and curator of the Clarke Historical Museum, recently brought an early redwood curator to life through a new California State Parks hologram project. For the project, first-person interpreters — people claiming to be historical figures — tell a brief story of who they are and theRead More →

PHOTO PROVIDED Ginny Darby, Pete Darby and Sherry Halleran, Volunteer Update presenters. The Sanibel Historical Museum and Village recently added a Volunteer Update Conference, “Algiers”, to its website. Starring village board members Sherry Halleran and Ginny Darby, joined by member Pete Darby, it tells the story of what has beenRead More →

As things heat up in the High Plains and the vaccination rollout continues, many organizations are launching community outreach with educational programs, entertainment and fundraising rallies. Today we had the general manager Steve quakenbush from Finney County Historical Museum to share information about their upcoming events, conferences, exhibitions and presentations.Read More →

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) – Members of the Metro Council Planning and Zoning Committee examine the historic designation of the Odd Fellows Building in downtown Louisville. The building, located at the corner of Third Street and Muhammad Ali Boulevard, was constructed in the late 1800s and recently received a Historic LandmarkRead More →

PROVIDED PHOTO Kenneth and Eugene Gavin with Board Member Annette Hendrick. The Sanibel Historical Museum & Village has added educational entertainment to its website. Recently, the Gavin brothers – Eugene and Ken – spoke about black history in Sanibel at a volunteer update event. Officials describedRead More →

A sign next to the Asistencia bell tower identifies it as Historic Monument No. 42. Courtesy picture On Barton Road, almost at the western end of Redlands, a small sign says Mission Asistencia, Historic Landmark No. 42. It sits beside the white steeple and the site of six historic buildingsRead More →

Objections have been raised against the proposed modifications for a Rushden house described as an “important historical landmark”. A request has been made for external modifications to 55 Bedford Road in Rushden. Permission is requested for modifications, including the replacement of part of the existing lawn with a hard ivoryRead More →

EDGEWATER – The home of the late oral creation artist Ken Nordine became a Chicago landmark on Wednesday, a year after it was demolished and a community effort was launched to save the mansion. City council voted on Wednesday to grant historic monument designation to the majestic Edgewater Mansion, successfullyRead More →

The current Merrick County Historical Museum in Central City is located in the historic Traver House and is open to visitors from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily, Monday through Friday. There is no admission fee. (Independent / Josh Salmon) The new Merrick County Historical Museum at the corner ofRead More →

There are over 2,000 cast aluminum markers scattered across Pennsylvania intended to “capture the memory” of significant places and events throughout Commonwealth history. Unsurprisingly, Philadelphia has a bunch of them. The next one is expected to be added outside of Four Seasons Total Lawncare. The small horticultural business became aRead More →

One of Dearborn’s iconic institutions, the Dearborn Historical Museum, 915 S. Brady St., celebrated a milestone on October 14: its 70th anniversary. Over the past 70 years, the Museum has remained an institution steeped in teaching the complex and fascinating history of the city, while maintaining strong ties to theRead More →