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Mixers and Conversations: New Year of Events to kick off!

It’s almost September, and the Dittrick has launched our latest series of events–with a brand new kind of get-together: Museum Mixers!

Do you love CONVERSATIONS… 841 more words

Medical History

2016 Northwest Fossil Fest at the Rice Northwest Museum

The Northwest Fossil Fest sponsored by the North America Research Group (NARG) will take place at the Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks and Minerals on Saturday, August 13, 2016, from 10 AM to 5 PM. 161 more words


New Museum Exhibit: "What's inside a rock?"

Have you ever picked up a rock and wondered about what might be inside? This new exhibit puts everyday rocks under the microscope to show the beautiful secrets inside ordinary stones. 76 more words


Curator’s Corner- Detail Kilo and Timber Bunkers

The U.S. Navy Seabee Museum has recently acquired a scaled model of a wooden timber bunker for its permanent collection. Donor John O’Brien served with MCB 10 as a 3rd class Builder Heavy (BUH3) and was a member of Detail KILO. 690 more words

Seabee History

My summer as an intern . . .

The Museum of History supports as many as 20 volunteer interns over the course of a year in a variety of opportunities. Tori Harrigan was chosen for one of this summer’s internships; she is working in the education section as a programs assistant. 603 more words

Museum Of History News

Memorial Day Living History Encampment

The Memorial Day Living History Encampment will take place at the Fort Garland Museum on Saturday May 28 through May 29, 2016.

Activities begin at 9 am Saturday with the Flag Raising Ceremony. 46 more words


Fort Garland Museum Camp

Fort Garland Museum presents an eight week Friday day camp for students ages 5-10. The Fun Friday at the Fort program is a day of play based activities that help students develop skills in art, reading, math, science, history and the performing arts. 23 more words