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AllAfrica.com
Learning History Through Visit to MuseumZanzibar — Zanzibar joined other countries around the world to mark the 'Intern
Learning History Through Visit to Museum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
Zanzibar — Zanzibar joined other countries around the world to mark the 'International Museum Day' on May 18. Despite having 85 registered historical sites and five museums however, not many islanders were aware of this special day. Random... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Children celebrate museum day on weekendof cultures and development of mutual understanding, cooperation and peace amon
Children celebrate museum day on weekend
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
of cultures and development of mutual understanding, cooperation and peace among people. This year's International Museum Day theme was Museums and Cultural Landscapes. Saturday Art Workshops is on this Saturday from 1pm to 3pm at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nigeria Receives Stolen ArtefactAs part of events marking the 2016 International Museum Day, the Nigerian gover
Nigeria Receives Stolen Artefact
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
As part of events marking the 2016 International Museum Day, the Nigerian government on Wednesday received the Nok Terracotta piece repatriated after it was intercepted in France while in transit from Togo to the United States in 2008. The French... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Simhasth is living example of Cultural Landscape : Prof. Chaudhuriof the city under the banner Forum ofmuseums is organizing various programmes a
Simhasth is living example of Cultural Landscape : Prof. Chaudhuri
Central Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
of the city under the banner Forum ofmuseums is organizing various programmes and activities to mark the International Museum Day on 18th May 2016. Marking the day, a colloquium on this year’s theme ‘Museum and Cultural Landscapes’ declared by... Read more
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Central Chronicle
Quiz on ‘Cultural heritages of Bhopal’Bhopal : Marking the International Museum Day, Manav Sangrahalaya is organising
Quiz on ‘Cultural heritages of Bhopal’
Central Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
Bhopal : Marking the International Museum Day, Manav Sangrahalaya is organising a quiz on ‘Cultural heritages of Bhopal’ on Friday, 20th May from 3.30 pm at Avritti Bhawan, IGRMS. The quiz is for the students of 16 to 18 years’ age group. The... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Feast of events comes to town30 at the East London Harbour. Entry is R5 with free entry for children under 1
Feast of events comes to town
Daily Dispatch / Posted 6 days ago
30 at the East London Harbour. Entry is R5 with free entry for children under 12. For more details, contact 072-917-1394. Museum Day JOIN the public at the East London Museum Day this Saturday from 9am. The NSRI and the Caledonian Society Pipe... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ghana Celebrates International Museums DayBy Bernice Bessey & Eric Owiredu The Ghana Museums and Monuments Board will ce
Ghana Celebrates International Museums Day
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
By Bernice Bessey & Eric Owiredu The Ghana Museums and Monuments Board will celebrate International Museum Day at Sisie in the Ga East Municipal Assembly in the Greater Accra Region. The celebration, which is held every year on May 18 at all... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
France Returns Stolen Artefact to Nigeriasculpture, to the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, at
France Returns Stolen Artefact to Nigeria
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
sculpture, to the Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, at a ceremony to mark the 2016 International Museum Day in Abuja wednesday. In his address, the minister thanked the French government for demonstrating the will to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malanje to Have Ethnographic Museumthe provincial director of Culture has said. José Gaspar was speaking to Angop
Malanje to Have Ethnographic Museum
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the provincial director of Culture has said. José Gaspar was speaking to Angop ahead of celebration of the International Museum Day, on Wednesday, 18 May. According to him, the future Ethnographic Museum is part of the government's actions in... Read more
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Japan Update
Fukumi Shimura’s naturally dyed kimonos on exhibitexhibition to raffle away among our readers. To participate, go to JU facebook
Fukumi Shimura’s naturally dyed kimonos on exhibit
Japan Update / Posted 6 days ago
exhibition to raffle away among our readers. To participate, go to JU facebook page and send a message. International Museum Day Saturday May 21st is the International Museum Day, and admission to the museum is free, except for special and... Read more
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Arts Journal
Art Museum Day’s Odd Couples: Corcoran/GWU, MASS MoCA/Crystal Bridges, Smithsonian/Hebrew UniversityIn the provocative spirit of CultureGrrl, come join me, faithful art-lings, in
Art Museum Day’s Odd Couples: Corcoran/GWU, MASS MoCA/Crystal Bridges, Smithsonian/Hebrew University
Arts Journal / Posted 6 days ago
In the provocative spirit of CultureGrrl, come join me, faithful art-lings, in an unconventional commemoration of Art Museum Day, spotlighting some unlikely pairings that have recently hit the news. Whether conceived in a spirit of innovation or... Read more
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Boston Globe
When they paint their Snapsterpiececounts as real art, but, starting May 18, at least it will be in real art’s com
When they paint their Snapsterpiece
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
counts as real art, but, starting May 18, at least it will be in real art’s company. In time for International Museum Day, the Museum of Fine Arts, the Peabody Essex Museum, and the Institute of Contemporary Art will debut on the media... Read more
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York Daily Record
4 nearby spots to visit for International Museum DayIt's International Museum Day, and what better way to celebrate than to visit a
4 nearby spots to visit for International Museum Day
York Daily Record / Posted 6 days ago
It's International Museum Day, and what better way to celebrate than to visit a nearby museum. The International Council of Museums observes the day every May 18 to raise awareness for the culture and enrichment fostered by museums. Part of the... Read more
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Sun Star
Values, heirlooms in Aboitiz Houseof the 50th anniversary of the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (RAFI). It was unv
Values, heirlooms in Aboitiz House
Sun Star / Posted 6 days ago
of the 50th anniversary of the Ramon Aboitiz Foundation Inc. (RAFI). It was unveiled during the observance of International Museum Day. The ancestral house was built for the family of Don Ramon Aboitiz in the 1930s. Beside it is the house of... Read more
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Phayul
Tibetan PM opens Int'l Museum Day event at Tibet MuseumPhayul Photo: Kunsang GashonDHARAMSHALA, May 18: On the occasion of the 39th In
Tibetan PM opens Int'l Museum Day event at Tibet Museum
Phayul / Posted 7 days ago
Phayul Photo: Kunsang GashonDHARAMSHALA, May 18: On the occasion of the 39th International Museum Day Tibetan Prime Minister (Sikyong) Dr. Lobsang Sangay said that younger generations, who haven’t seen Tibet, must visit museums on regular basis to... Read more
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Boise Weekly
International Museum Dayas you do looking at exhibits. For convenience's sake, catch some of Boise's fi
International Museum Day
Boise Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
as you do looking at exhibits. For convenience's sake, catch some of Boise's finest museums all at once on , which is Sunday, May 22. Held at the Old Idaho State Penitentiary, Museum Day let's you see exhibits courtesy of... Read more
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International Business Times
International Museum Day 2016: 15 must-visit museums around the world Many of us take museums for granted, but International Museum Day on Wednesday
International Museum Day 2016: 15 must-visit museums around the world
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
Many of us take museums for granted, but International Museum Day on Wednesday (18 May 2016) reminds us just how important they are in our societies. Museums provide an insight into worlds we normally only see in books or taught about in classrooms,... Read more
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CNET
Google's Art Camera lets you shove your face in a Monet (kind of)now get a closeup look at several famous paintings, thanks to Google's Art Came
Google's Art Camera lets you shove your face in a Monet (kind of)
CNET / Posted 7 days ago
now get a closeup look at several famous paintings, thanks to Google's Art Camera initiative. To celebrate International Museum Day (which takes place May 18), the Google Cultural Institute is sending a bunch of ultrahigh-resolution cameras,... Read more
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International Business Times
International Museum Day 2016: Take a trip through time at the world's best museums took their first flight? Head to a museum then! The global community of the gu
International Museum Day 2016: Take a trip through time at the world's best museums
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
took their first flight? Head to a museum then! The global community of the guardians of history celebrate International Museum Day on 18 May, as a reminder that "museums are an important means of cultural exchange, enrichment of cultures and... Read more
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Spot.ph
Save the date: Get free entrance to 5 museums in one dayart and culture because of the steep admission prices? You have no excuse now!
Save the date: Get free entrance to 5 museums in one day
Spot.ph / Posted 7 days ago
art and culture because of the steep admission prices? You have no excuse now! In celebration of tomorrow's International Museum Day, May 18, museums in Metro Manila are offering freebies, discounts, and even free entrance to their galleries and... Read more
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Engadget
Google's gigapixel Art Camera captures the subtle detailsof the cameras around the world. What's more, it's doing so free of charge. The
Google's gigapixel Art Camera captures the subtle details
Engadget / Posted 7 days ago
of the cameras around the world. What's more, it's doing so free of charge. The company's Cultrual Institute also made the first thousand art camera images available to celebrate International Museum Day, and you can view the collection right... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Museums hoard Queensland's hidden historyof Queensland's rich history, Queensland Museum CEO and Director Professor Suza
Museums hoard Queensland's hidden history
Brisbane Times / Posted 7 days ago
of Queensland's rich history, Queensland Museum CEO and Director Professor Suzanne Miller said as part of International Museum Day on Wednesday. "It is incredibly important that items are held in the community because they are keeping the... Read more
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Spot.ph
Save the date: Get free entrance to 5 museums in one dayart and culture because of the steep admission prices? You have no excuse now!
Save the date: Get free entrance to 5 museums in one day
Spot.ph / Posted 8 days ago
art and culture because of the steep admission prices? You have no excuse now! In celebration of tomorrow's International Museum Day, May 18, museums in Metro Manila are offering freebies, discounts, and even free entrance to their galleries and... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Museums being celebrated all weekorder to celebrate these institutions, the International Council for Museums ha
Museums being celebrated all week
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
order to celebrate these institutions, the International Council for Museums has proclaimed May 18 as International Museum Day. Locally, the Grande Prairie Museum and Heritage Discovery Centre will hold a number of events to mark the... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Prodigy artist returns to Butler Institute of American Artwill return to the Butler Institute of American Art on Wick Avenue on Wednesday
Prodigy artist returns to Butler Institute of American Art
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 8 days ago
will return to the Butler Institute of American Art on Wick Avenue on Wednesday and Thursday as part of International Museum Day. Autumn was at the Butler in April for the opening of her exhibition there. Although the Las Vegas resident has... Read more
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New Kerala
Indian Museum's renovated painting gallery to open on May 18 - newkerala.com #64347Kolkata, May 16 : The renovated Indian painting gallery of the Indian Museum wi
Indian Museum's renovated painting gallery to open on May 18 - newkerala.com #64347
New Kerala / Posted 9 days ago
Kolkata, May 16 : The renovated Indian painting gallery of the Indian Museum will be inaugurated on International Museum Day (May 18) on Wednesday, an official said. The gallery will display an assemblage of as many as 262 paintings, showcasing the... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Elmhurst's 20th Annual Museum Day promises 'biggest ever' celebrationThe event takes place from 1 to 5 p.m. May 15 in the participating museums and
Elmhurst's 20th Annual Museum Day promises 'biggest ever' celebration
My Suburban Life / Posted 10 days ago
The event takes place from 1 to 5 p.m. May 15 in the participating museums and institutions in downtown Elmhurst. Museum Day is an international day dedicated to promoting the cultural offerings of museums and raising awareness of the role they play... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Cuban Museums, Cultural Exchanges Promotedmutual understanding, cooperation and peace among peoples. On next May 18th wi
Cuban Museums, Cultural Exchanges Promoted
Radio Angulo / Posted 10 days ago
mutual understanding, cooperation and peace among peoples. On next May 18th will be celebrated the International Museum Day and the Cuban museums join the theme chosen by the International Council of Museums (ICOM) which is Museums and... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Valley museums offer freebies, discounts on May 18International Museum Day is an opportunity to check out a new or favorite museu
Valley museums offer freebies, discounts on May 18
The Arizona Republic / Posted 11 days ago
International Museum Day is an opportunity to check out a new or favorite museum for less If soaking up some culture is on your list of things to do in 2016, take note of May 18. It's International Museum Day, presented by the International Council... Read more
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TribLIVE
Admission to 5 W.Pa. museums will be free May 18be free May 18 Admission will be free May 18 at five area museums as part of t
Admission to 5 W.Pa. museums will be free May 18
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
be free May 18 Admission will be free May 18 at five area museums as part of the Association of Art Museum Directors' Art Museum Day, held in conjunction with International Museum Day. Participating venues are the Andy Warhol Museum, the Carnegie... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Calendar: What�s happening the weekend of May 6-85200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org, 313-833-4005, $7-14, free museum and exhi
Calendar: What�s happening the weekend of May 6-8
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
5200 Woodward Ave., Detroit, dia.org, 313-833-4005, $7-14, free museum and exhibition admission on May 18 in honor of Art Museum Day. ART CLASSES Drop-in Workshops: Drawing in the Gallery or Papel Picado (cut paper), noon-4 p.m. May 15 at... Read more
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Daily Herald
Benatar hits Genesee with her best shotcrafts and a take-home plant for kids. Free. (847) 398-7122 or tlcrm.com. 11:30
Benatar hits Genesee with her best shot
Daily Herald / Posted 13 days ago
crafts and a take-home plant for kids. Free. (847) 398-7122 or tlcrm.com. 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, May 1520th Annual Museum Day Elmhurst celebrates its 20th Annual Museum Day, where guests can ride a complimentary trolley to three Elmhurst... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit Institute of Arts offers free admission on Mother's Daydance and internationally-famous female dancers. The DIA also plans to offer f
Detroit Institute of Arts offers free admission on Mother's Day
MLive.com / Posted 17 days ago
dance and internationally-famous female dancers. The DIA also plans to offer free admission May 18 in observance of Art Museum Day. A list of special programs planned Sunday is below. The museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.... Read more
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The Columbian
County museum free on May 18VANCOUVER — The Clark County Historical Museum will waive admission fees on Wed
County museum free on May 18
The Columbian / Posted 19 days ago
VANCOUVER — The Clark County Historical Museum will waive admission fees on Wednesday, May 18, in honor of International Museum Day. The annual observance started in 1977 to raise awareness on the importance of museums in the development of society.... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Local celebration set for International Museum Dayyear since 1977 the International Council of Museums has coordinated events aro
Local celebration set for International Museum Day
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
year since 1977 the International Council of Museums has coordinated events around the world to celebrate International Museum Day on May 18. The objective of these celebrations is to raise awareness of the fact that, “Museums are an important... Read more
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Wooddale Press
EXPLORE ELMHURST WITH A FRESH, NEW LOOKStay America, Clarion Hotel Conference Center and SpringHill Suites. ��� A tro
EXPLORE ELMHURST WITH A FRESH, NEW LOOK
Wooddale Press / Posted 1 months ago
Stay America, Clarion Hotel Conference Center and SpringHill Suites. ��� A trolley ride will link the Elmhurst History Museum, Elmhurst Art Museum and Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art at the 20th Annual Elmhurst Museum Day on May 15 from 1 to 5... Read more

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