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Category "Museums"

A guide to Philadelphia museums

A guide to Philadelphia museums

At the political and intellectual centre of the early history of the American colonies, Philadelphia was the home of the momentum behind radical ideas of social change like the American revolution. Philadelphia exudes history, and maintains a strong cultural focus in modern America. This guide introduces the most interesting and culturally-relevant museums in this fascinating city.
Boston museum of fine arts: A visitors perspective

Boston museum of fine arts: A visitors perspective

The Boston Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) is a veritable treasure trove of art, photography, jewelry, musical instruments and textiles from both the modern and ancient worlds. The varied standing collection and prestigious visiting exhibitions makes this arts museum a must-see for locals and visitors alike.
A guide to St Jude Novena

A guide to St Jude Novena

St. Jude is the Patron Saint of those in need. Many believers of the Catholic faith pray a novena to St. Jude in times of trouble and any time they feel lonely, hopeless or helpless. Praying a St. Jude novena provides people with comfort and peace. A novena is a Roman Catholic devotion prayed on nine consecutive days. This article will provide a A guide to St Jude Novena.
A guide to the Ronald Reagan library

A guide to the Ronald Reagan library

Ronald Reagan is consistently ranked as one of the most popular U.S. presidents in history. His presidential library gives the public unprecedented access to his life, his presidency and helps us to understand how he governed. The Ronald Reagan Library is a fitting tribute to the 40th President of the United States.
Review: Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Review: Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Located on Huntington Avenue, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, one of the largest museums in the United States, was founded in 1870 and has been at its current location for more than a hundred years. Its affiliate, the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, stands on a nearby site, enabling students to gain first-hand experience.
A guide to museums in New York city

A guide to museums in New York city

New York City is home to a wide host of institutions that pay homage to artistic and cultural advancements including museums, libraries, performing centres and other historically significant sites. The following are some of the few well-known NYC museums situated in the city that are known both locally and internationally.
A guide to Boston Museum of Science

A guide to Boston Museum of Science

Do you want to see a butterfly garden, visit the undiscovered world of the sun, learn about cosmic collisions, or even discover and venture Australia or the Great Lakes without actually going there? If yes, then ‘Museum of Science’ in Boston, Massachusetts should be your destination. This article will serve as a guide to the Boston science museum.
A guide to The Cloisters Museum and Garden

A guide to The Cloisters Museum and Garden

Cloisters Museum is located in a medieval-style building set on top of a cliff in North Manhattan, overlooking the River Hudson. It houses much of the medieval collection of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The site is landscaped with gardens planted according to information suggested by medieval sources, including medieval-style cloistered herb gardens.
Willow Creek Community Church: The facts

Willow Creek Community Church: The facts

Willow Creek Community Church describes itself as a megachurch, meaning that it is large community with satellite congregations. It belongs to the evangelical movement and has a strong outreach ministry that aims to bring the gospel to excluded groups. It associates with other evangelical churches in outreach ministry through the Willow Creek Association.
How to get hold of old newspaper articles

How to get hold of old newspaper articles

Old newspaper articles are available from many sources. You can try your local library, the newspaper that interests you, or specialised archives. This article will discuss several ways to get hold of old newspaper articles, including on the Internet.
A guide to King tut exhibits

A guide to King tut exhibits

Three major King Tutankhamun exhibitions are currently touring with original Tut artefacts on show. Find them in Melbourne, Australia, Dublin, Ireland, and Minnesota, USA. Travellers to Egypt will find further treasures from Howard Carter’s King Tut excavation at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, including Tutankhamun's pharaoh mask.