National Museum

Latest stories

11m
WSMV Nashville
Sumner County runaway may be in south AlabamaYounger, 65, was hit by a semi while he was on the side of the road in Hickman
Sumner County runaway may be in south Alabama
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 minutes ago
Younger, 65, was hit by a semi while he was on the side of the road in Hickman County. Officials announce new details of National Museum of African American MusicOfficials announce new details of National Museum of African American Music A new... Read more
141 related stories
11m
WSMV Nashville
Officials announce new details of National Museum of African American MusicYounger, 65, was hit by a semi while he was on the side of the road in Hickman
Officials announce new details of National Museum of African American Music
WSMV Nashville / Posted 11 minutes ago
Younger, 65, was hit by a semi while he was on the side of the road in Hickman County. A new... Read more
141 related stories
16m
11 News Houston
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shotA spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is current
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot
11 News Houston / Posted 16 minutes ago
A spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is currently holding discussions with the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture about preserving the gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot. The city... Read more
5 related stories
33m
KTHV Little Rock
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shotA spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is current
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 33 minutes ago
A spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is currently holding discussions with the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture about preserving the gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot. The city... Read more
5 related stories
53m
FOX 8 Cleveland
Demolition of gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot delayed for 30 daysbe torn down, as the Smithsonian Institution is interested in it for historical
Demolition of gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot delayed for 30 days
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 53 minutes ago
be torn down, as the Smithsonian Institution is interested in it for historical reasons. The Institution, on behalf of the National Museum of African American History and Culture, has confirmed that they are interested in talking about a possible... Read more
5 related stories
2h
WWAY 3 Wilmington
Freakers now found at the National Museum of American HistoryNC (WWAY) — A Wilmington business is getting freaky in Washington D.C. Freaker
Freakers now found at the National Museum of American History
WWAY 3 Wilmington / Posted 2 hours ago
NC (WWAY) — A Wilmington business is getting freaky in Washington D.C. Freaker USA can now be purchased at the Smithsonian National Museum of American History. The display at the museum features Freakers designed to represent each state. The... Read more
2h
KTHV Little Rock
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shotA spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is current
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 hours ago
A spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is currently holding discussions with the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture about preserving the gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot. The city... Read more
5 related stories
2h
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shotA spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is current
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 hours ago
A spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is currently holding discussions with the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture about preserving the gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot. The city... Read more
5 related stories
2h
KIVI Boise
Actress Hilary Swank honors Idaho studentsAcademy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank. The award ceremony and gala dinner
Actress Hilary Swank honors Idaho students
KIVI Boise / Posted 2 hours ago
Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank. The award ceremony and gala dinner reception was held at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in... Read more
3h
WKYC Cleveland
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shotA spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is current
Smithsonian Institute, Cleveland in discussions to preserve gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 3 hours ago
A spokesperson for the city of Cleveland has confirmed that the city is currently holding discussions with the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture about preserving the gazebo where Tamir Rice was shot. The city... Read more
5 related stories
5h
Business Wire
Two Connecticut Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala d
Two Connecticut Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala dinner reception held at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in... Read more
3 related stories
5h
Business Wire
Two Delaware Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala d
Two Delaware Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala dinner reception held at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in... Read more
5h
Business Wire
Two Arkansas Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala d
Two Arkansas Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala dinner reception held at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in... Read more
3 related stories
5h
Business Wire
Two California Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala d
Two California Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala dinner reception held at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in... Read more
3 related stories
5h
Business Wire
Two Arizona Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala d
Two Arizona Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala dinner reception held at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in... Read more
5h
Business Wire
Two Alaska Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala d
Two Alaska Youth Honored for Volunteerism at National Award Ceremony in Washington, D.C.
Business Wire / Posted 5 hours ago
from Academy Award-winning actress Hilary Swank at an award ceremony and gala dinner reception held at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History. The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program, sponsored by Prudential Financial in... Read more
3 related stories
5h
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Sagaponack Home That Belonged To Late Artist Is Sold - Sagaponackbe pretty good at it because work by Mr. Butchkes can be found in the collectio
Sagaponack Home That Belonged To Late Artist Is Sold - Sagaponack
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 5 hours ago
be pretty good at it because work by Mr. Butchkes can be found in the collections of numerous institutions, including the National Museum of American Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Mr. Butchkes bought his house in Sagaponack more than 50... Read more
5h
Inquirier.net
Contrary to image, LA’s elderly Asian Americans far from well offdirector of Korean American Family Services, during the launch of the report on
Contrary to image, LA’s elderly Asian Americans far from well off
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 hours ago
director of Korean American Family Services, during the launch of the report on Wednesday at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles. “They face enormous barriers to access and care due to many of the reasons we saw today –... Read more
7h
ESPN
Jockey finds happiness after racingcareer will be replayed frequently over the next few months. On Monday, it was
Jockey finds happiness after racing
ESPN / Posted 7 hours ago
career will be replayed frequently over the next few months. On Monday, it was announced that Dominguez was elected to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame. On Aug. 12, in Saratoga Springs, N.Y. -- across the street from the historic... Read more
7h
ESPN
Zenyatta, Rachel Alexandra top Hall of Fame inducteesfor her celebrated victories over males in the Preakness, Haskell, and Woodward
Zenyatta, Rachel Alexandra top Hall of Fame inductees
ESPN / Posted 7 hours ago
for her celebrated victories over males in the Preakness, Haskell, and Woodward -- make up the 2016 induction class to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame, it was announced Monday. Not landing in the top four was jockey Victor Espinoza,... Read more
8h
walesonline
How you can see the movement of Mercury across the face of the sungroups in Wales have set up events to help people see it with the help of exper
How you can see the movement of Mercury across the face of the sun
walesonline / Posted 8 hours ago
groups in Wales have set up events to help people see it with the help of experts. One of those is on the steps of the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff. Experts from the School of Physics and Astronomy at Cardiff University and National... Read more
8h
Northern Echo
Exhibition to commemorate the First World War's biggest naval battle to open in Hartlepool 100 years onThe Germans failed to significantly challenge the British again at sea througho
Exhibition to commemorate the First World War's biggest naval battle to open in Hartlepool 100 years on
Northern Echo / Posted 8 hours ago
The Germans failed to significantly challenge the British again at sea throughout the rest of the war. A spokesman for the National Museum of the Royal Navy said: "Our unique collections, made up of the everyday and the exceptional, reveal stories... Read more
9h
The Star
Crest cadets visit Dayton and KnoxvilleThirty-seven cadets from Crest High School's Junior ROTC program visited the Na
Crest cadets visit Dayton and Knoxville
The Star / Posted 9 hours ago
Thirty-seven cadets from Crest High School's Junior ROTC program visited the National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, and an air show in Knoxville, Tenn.The trip, from April 14 to 16, included an opportunity for the cadets to... Read more
11h
PhysOrg
New data improve techniques for determining whether a jaw bone comes from a man or womanremains, it is necessary to establish the vertical facial pattern. Scientists
New data improve techniques for determining whether a jaw bone comes from a man or woman
PhysOrg / Posted 11 hours ago
remains, it is necessary to establish the vertical facial pattern. Scientists at the University of Granada and the National Museum of Natural Science (of the CSIC) have applied a new, more accurate technique to analyze the differences in... Read more
11h
PhysOrg
Expedition scientists in Bolivia discover seven animal species in world's most biodiverse protected areaMadidi River itself at the stunning Alto Madidi rainforest location. According
Expedition scientists in Bolivia discover seven animal species in world's most biodiverse protected area
PhysOrg / Posted 11 hours ago
Madidi River itself at the stunning Alto Madidi rainforest location. According to Jaime Sarmiento and Soraya Barrera of the National Museum of Natural History, both of the three-barbled catfish have significant differences to previously known... Read more
12h
Spot.ph
Everyone gets free entrance to the National Museum for the whole month of Maythose political arguments for a bit because there’s one more reason you should
Everyone gets free entrance to the National Museum for the whole month of May
Spot.ph / Posted 12 hours ago
those political arguments for a bit because there’s one more reason you should be happy to live in Manila: Entrance to the National Museum is free for the whole month of May thanks to National Heritage Month! According the National Commission for... Read more
12h
Western Advocate
Take a short break awayrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
Take a short break away
Western Advocate / Posted 12 hours ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
23 related stories
15h
Sydney Morning Herald
Back to Back Theatre receives $800,000 Catalyst grant on eve of federal budgetFifield said. Others included Melbourne dance festival Dance Massive ($400,000)
Back to Back Theatre receives $800,000 Catalyst grant on eve of federal budget
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
Fifield said. Others included Melbourne dance festival Dance Massive ($400,000), a Japanese tour of Indigenous art from the National Museum of Australia ($289,000), the Asia TOPA festival of Asia Pacific performing arts ($285,000) and an... Read more
21h
Yonhap News Agency
Commemorative exhibits in S. Korea celebrate French artistsphoto will take visitors on a tour to France." "La Conciergerie, 2015" by Maia
Commemorative exhibits in S. Korea celebrate French artists
Yonhap News Agency / Posted 21 hours ago
photo will take visitors on a tour to France." "La Conciergerie, 2015" by Maia Flore. (Yonhap) The Seoul branch of the National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art features Gilles Barbier, an artist based in Marseille, France. The solo... Read more
21h
asianage
Lest museums become historytragic incident in Delhi brought about by our national chalta hai attitude. I
Lest museums become history
asianage / Posted 21 hours ago
tragic incident in Delhi brought about by our national chalta hai attitude. I am referring to the fire that gutted the National Museum of Natural History. Among the hundreds of exhibits that were destroyed were priceless flora and fauna... Read more
1d
walesonline
Hundreds of people march through Cardiff in annual May Day marchannual event on Saturday saw marchers make their way from St Mary Street throug
Hundreds of people march through Cardiff in annual May Day march
walesonline / Posted yesterday
annual event on Saturday saw marchers make their way from St Mary Street through the Hayes to Queen Street and over to the National Museum of Wales, before rallying at the Temple of Peace. Katrine Williams, president of Cardiff Trades Council,... Read more
1d
The Irish Times
TV preview: Six shows to watch on television this weekRTÉ One, 6.30pm Ella McSweeney and Dr Gavin Hughes are on a treasure hunt, and
TV preview: Six shows to watch on television this week
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
RTÉ One, 6.30pm Ella McSweeney and Dr Gavin Hughes are on a treasure hunt, and they’re starting at the obvious place: the National Museum of Ireland in Dublin. The pair rummage through the relics there in Ireland’s Treasures, uncovering the... Read more
1d
Irish Central
Patrick Pearse 1916 surrender letter may sell for as much as $1.7 millionWar Museum in London holds the official surrender document of the Rising, which
Patrick Pearse 1916 surrender letter may sell for as much as $1.7 million
Irish Central / Posted yesterday
War Museum in London holds the official surrender document of the Rising, which was typed by the British and signed by Pearse on April 29, 1916. The National Museum of Ireland has two other surrender letter Pearse wrote to other garrisons in Du... Read more
1d
Altoona Mirror
Philly style: City of Brotherly Love a home to dozens of museumshistory, medical oddities and more Because of her own heritage, Hollander said
Philly style: City of Brotherly Love a home to dozens of museums
Altoona Mirror / Posted yesterday
history, medical oddities and more Because of her own heritage, Hollander said another favorite museum for her is the National Museum of American Jewish History. There, you can record a personal message about your own Jewish heritage that is... Read more
1d
Summit Daily News
Mountain Town News: Hard to make a go of museums in Coloradoto become financially independent. Last week, according to the Durango Herald,
Mountain Town News: Hard to make a go of museums in Colorado
Summit Daily News / Posted yesterday
to become financially independent. Last week, according to the Durango Herald, representatives of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian were boxing up items loaned to the tribe for return to Washington D.C. True West... Read more
1d
WHAS TV11 Louisville
Local exhibit highlighting notable black jockeys open to the publicagain in 1902. He was born in Chilesburg, just east of Lexington in Fayette Co
Local exhibit highlighting notable black jockeys open to the public
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted yesterday
again in 1902. He was born in Chilesburg, just east of Lexington in Fayette County. He was posthumously inducted in the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in 2004. Many other jockeys are highlighted here along with key points in history... Read more
2d
WHAS TV11 Louisville
Local exhibit hghlighting notable black jockeys open to the publicagain in 1902. He was born in Chilesburg, just east of Lexington in Fayette Co
Local exhibit hghlighting notable black jockeys open to the public
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
again in 1902. He was born in Chilesburg, just east of Lexington in Fayette County. He was posthumously inducted in the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame in 2004. Many other jockeys are highlighted here along with key points in history... Read more
2d
Daily Mirror
Horror of the epic sea battle of World War One which claimed thousands of livesafter a multi-million pound restoration supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.
Horror of the epic sea battle of World War One which claimed thousands of lives
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
after a multi-million pound restoration supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Captain John Rees, Chief of Staff of the National Museum of the Royal Navy, said: “HMS Caroline is a legend and we are breathing new life into a significant piece of... Read more
2d
Western Advocate
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
Kiama Independent
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
Manning River Times
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
Goondiwindi Argus
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
The North West Star
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
Daily Liberal
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
The Border Mail
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
Illawarra Mercury
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
The Courier
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
Northern Daily Leader
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
The Young Witness
The 10 best places for a three-day short breakrefurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August
The 10 best places for a three-day short break
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
refurbishment, will be brought into the equally arty QT Hotels stable in August. STEPPING OUT Te Papa, New Zealand's national museum, is right across the road. Pop in to find what makes Kiwis tick, then wander the foreshore down to Queen's... Read more
10 related stories
2d
Daily Telegraph
30 best indoor events for this half-termweekend, adults £15.50, children from £12.50, sandcastle-waterpark.co.ukDinosau
30 best indoor events for this half-term
Daily Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
weekend, adults £15.50, children from £12.50, sandcastle-waterpark.co.ukDinosaurs28. Wales’s Newest Dinosaur, Cardiff National Museum, Wales This as-yet-unnamed creature is the oldest Jurassic dinosaur ever found in the UK and was discovered... Read more
More

People in this news