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Be sure to visit New York City's offbeat museums

...seeking a more unusual experience, try the Morbid Anatomy Museum, the Houdini Museum of New York or any number of other unique museums that call the city home.Start your offbeat museum tour at the Hispanic Society of America's museum in Upper...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-04-30/be-sure-visit-new-york-c
Scholar to speak on synagogues as museums at Historic Augusta lecture

...present his paper The Other House Museum, Places of Worship and the...and designing historic house museums.Erick Montgomery, the executive...municipal government campus into a museum of Jewish history."We look...consider in converting them to museums," he said.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-21/scholar-speak-synagogues-muse
Washington DC: Don't skip must-sees but take time to explore

...Monument, where the National Museum of African American History...plentiful historic sites and museums at the heart of the city...not one building. It's 19 museums, 12 public gardens, nine...Hope Diamond (Natural History Museum) or the Star-Spangled Banner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-08-15/washington-dc-dont-skip-must
London's secret museums

...to a newly opened exhibition at a museum or gallery.There was usually a promise...Perhaps that's the stereotype of many museums and galleries these days, especially...they're all free.SIR JOHN SOANE'S MUSEUM, LONDONIn a rather unassuming building...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2014-09-20/londons-secret-museums
Latest: Paris police raid targets suspected mastermind

...compatriots to go back out to cafes and museums and live life to its fullest.He says...its cafes, concerts, sport events, museums?" Hollande was speaking to mayors from...promising extra security to ensure that museums can reopen and "our tourists can be welcomed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-11-18/latest-paris-police-raid-tar
Director at museum at SC State says university hasn't prepared artifacts to be moved

...found, said I.P. Stanback Museum and Planetarium Director Ellen Zisholtz.Other museum experts agree. "You're...Association of African American Museums President Samuel Black told...announced his plan to close the museum and eight other buildings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-07/director-museum-sc-state-says
Augusta Museum of History displaying items from the archive

...of the community will tour the Augusta Museum of History's inner sanctum.In groups...scrapbooks and family heirlooms.As the museum shares items that were used by Augustans...and how it affected the CSRA," said museum director Nancy Glaser. "Those major...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-09-08/augusta-museum-h
Dark side of the City of Light: Paris sewer museum

...head to the Musee des Egouts, the Sewer Museum.Not everyone gets the appeal of the...are wrong!"I happened to stop by the museum on a summer day when temperatures soared...sizzled. Tucked deep underground, the museum maintains an even temperature, and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-09-26/dark-side-city-light-paris-s
Augusta Museum of History offers different view to public on Saturdays

Visitors to the Augusta Museum of History this month will get a special...of about 15 will be led through the museum, past a few offices and into the processing...artifacts are not generally included in the museum exhibits because of space issues or their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-08/augusta-museum-history-offers
Sales tax Q&A: What's in the package for the Augusta Museum of History?

...What's in the package for the Augusta Museum of History?A: The package includes $1 million for the museum to expand its facilities into a 540 Reynolds...and fire suppression from the existing museum and install a freight elevator.Phase...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-10-28/whats-package-augusta-mu