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Fall Break Workshop at City Museums on Ballooning

Since the first untethered balloon flight in 1783, people have been fascinated with hot air balloons.  Nowhere is this truer than in New Mexico.  These balloons have become part of our culture; appearing in paintings and sculptures, driving a thriving tourist trade in balloon trips and inspiring the International Balloon Fiesta, bringing thousands of people to Albuquerque each year. 165 more words

Branigan Cultural Center

All Aboard! - Part One

I like flowers. You like trains. I’m willing to compromise. If my husband is prepared to trek around umpteen different botanical gardens while we’re on our travels, I’m more than happy to reciprocate by visiting train, auto and boat museums. 236 more words


Exception to the Rule

Ordinarily, it is incredibly stupid to stake out a photography shot between railroad tracks.  Of course, I’ve gone out during storms to take pictures of lightning… 60 more words


An Old Connection

After focusing on landscapes and animals for awhile, I thought it was time to be a little more industrious (or, is “industrial” a more accurate term?) and venture to the Heart of Dixie Railroad Museum in Calera, Alabama. 32 more words


Reception for New Artwork at Railroad Museum

The Las Cruces Railroad Museum will officially cut the ribbon on their latest acquisition, a piece by renowned sculptor, Stephen Hansen. Commissioned by an anonymous donor, the latest addition to the museum will remain on display permanently. 38 more words

Railroad Museum

10 Things to do with Kids in Old Sacramento

1. Take a horse-drawn carriage ride. There is no better way to experience Old Sacramento in its entirety than exploring the cobblestone streets via horse-drawn carriage. 621 more words

Family Fun

Museum Passes at CPL - Shoreline Trolley Museum

Cheshire Library has a collection of museum & state park passes that are available on a first come, first served basis for Cheshire residents to check out. 388 more words

Museum Passes