Bait-ul-Meeras: A museum that connects youth with roots

With an aim to make the younger generation aware about Kashmir’s rich cultural legacy and tradition, a valley based NGO has set up a heritage museum ‘Bait-ul-Meeras’ in downtown Srinagar. Established by HELP Foundation in September 2021, Bait-ul-Meerasis the second biggest private museum in Kashmir after Meeras Mahal in Sopore. It is situated on the … Read more

Is this Historic Orange County Museum Haunted?

Have you noticed that there are a lot of paranormal investigations here in the Hudson Valley? The Travel Channel is always featuring shows about hauntings and ghosts, and quite a few have been about the Hudson Valley. We’re an old area with lots of history, so if ghosts do exist, it would be no surprise … Read more

Laurel’s black history museum finally gets a permanent home

LAUREL, Miss. (WDAM) – An important part of local and cultural history is one step closer to being preserved in Jones County. The Laurel-Jones County Black History Museum and Arts Exhibit now has a permanent home at 820 West Fifth Street in Laurel. The building that will house the museum and gallery has been vacant … Read more

Calvert Marine Museum Announces August Events

SOLOMONS, Md. –There is no better way to beat the summer heat than getting out on the water. Join us at the Calvert Marine Museum for cruises, concerts, and programs for all ages. A complete listing of programs and activities is available at www.calvertmarinemuseum.com. Wednesday through Friday, the month of August – Wm. B. Tennyson … Read more

Norway’s new national museum delivers a monumental home for Munch and more

The new National Museum of Norway is not messing about. It is enormous and its slate walls engulf Oslo’s former West train station, as if that building had been dropped into a quarry. It looks like an overreaction to the 1994 episode in which Munch’s “The Scream” was stolen by thieves who put a ladder … Read more

15th Coal Miner’s Heritage Festival July 10 at No. 9 Coal Mine and Museum

The 15th Annual Coal Miner’s Heritage Festival will be held on Sunday July 10, 2022 from 10 to 5 on the grounds of the No. 9 Coal Mine and Museum in Lansford, Carbon County, PA. This unique, fun and educational event celebrates northeastern Pennsylvania’s rich, Anthracite Coal region history, ethnic heritage, ethnic foods, folk music, … Read more

Oswego’s Little White School Museum offering family crafts event, historic walking tour – Shaw Local

Oswego’s Little White School Museum is planning some family friendly events in late July and early August that will offer some close-to-home entertainment for area families. On Sunday, July 24, from 10 am to 1 pm stroll a couple blocks up from the weekly Oswego Country Market to the museum for “Fox Fiber Arts for … Read more

Celebrate Pasadena’s 136th Birthday With Free Museum Day on Sunday – Pasadena Weekendr

There will be no cake for Pasadena’s 136th birthday celebration but instead Pasadenans can take a walk through time to discover the Crown City’s early origins and learn how the city we know today evolved over 13 decades and engage in activities. It’s all free, at the Pasadena Museum of History this Sunday, June 26. … Read more