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Abram's Delight Museum

Winchester, Virginia

The oldest house in Winchester, this stone building is a wonderful example of early...
Ah Tah Thi Ki Museum

Big Cypress Indian Reservation, Florida

The Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum on Big Cyrpess Reservation explores the history of the Seminole...
Backstreet Cultural Museum

New Orleans, Louisiana

The Backstreet Cultural Museum contains exhibits, artifacts, memorabilia, films and...
Baltimore Museum Of Art

Baltimore, Maryland

This museum features an eclectic mix of artwork from different cultures, ranging from...
Bassett Hall

Williamsburg, Virginia

One of the restored 18th-century properties at Colonial Williamsburg, this was the...
Bennington Museum

Bennington, Vermont

The 28,000-square-foot museum, which owns more than 60,000 artifacts from southern...
Bergstrom Mahler Museum

Neenah, Wisconsin

Mrs. Evangeline Bergstrom bequeathed 632 pieces in 1958 to become the foundation of a...
Big House Foundation

Macon, Georgia

Renovations are underway to develop a unique museum that will draw music fans throughout...
Blue Ridge National Heritage Area

Asheville, North Carolina

The Blue Ridge National Heritage Area encompasses the mountains of North Carolina and...
California African American Museum

Los Angeles, California

The California African American Museum provides insight into many different facets of...
California Historical Society

San Francisco, California

Boasting one of the largest collections of primary and secondary materials on the history...
Carbon County Historical Society Museum

Red Lodge, Montana

In 1909 the Labor Temple was completed in Red Lodge on the corner of 8th and Billings Ave...
Chrysler Museum Of Art

Norfolk, Virginia

The Chrysler Museum of Art combines one of America's great fine arts museums and two...
Colby Museum Of Art

Waterville, Maine

Founded in 1959 and now comprising four wings, more than 6,000 works, and more than 28,...
Country Music Hall Of Fame And Museum

Nashville, Tennessee

Started in 1961 by the Country Music Association, the Country Music Hall of Fame selected...
Cumberland County Historical Society

Carlisle, Pennsylvania

The Cumberland County Historical Society has created a new dynamic museum that will...
Danville Museum Of Fine Arts And History

Danville, Virginia

This 1857 Italian Villa house is best known as the Last Capitol of the Confederacy, but...
Delaware History Museum

Wilmington, Delaware

In 1998, the Delaware History Museum opened Distinctively Delaware, the first...
Dewitt Wallace Decorative Arts Museum

Williamsburg, Virginia

The museum journeys through the history of Williamsburg and also connects the city to...
Eiteljorg Museum Of American Indians And Western Art

Indianapolis, Indiana

Eiteljorg described his collection as a very personal one that grew not only out of his...
Farnsworth Art Museum

Rockland, Maine

The Farnsworth Art Museum offers a nationally recognized collection of American art in...
Fort Michilimackinac

Mackinaw City, Michigan

Much of this site is geared toward young children. Kids can pretend to be soldiers by...
Goldring Woldenberg Institute Of Southern Jewish Life

Jackson, Mississippi

Jews have lived in the South since the late 17th century. As late as 1820, more Jews...
Heritage Center

Dayton, Virginia

Visitors can see exhibits pertaining to the art and history of the people of this region...
Hood Museum Of Art

Hanover, New Hampshire

The study of art has long been an integral component of the curriculum at Dartmouth...
Hulihe`e Palace

Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

Built in 1838 by Governor John Adams Kuakini (cousin of King Kamehameha), Hulihe`e Palace...
Ilanka Cultural Center

Cordova, Alaska

Opened in 2004, the Ilanka Cultural Center celebrates the history and culture of Native...
Indianapolis Museum Of Art

Indianapolis, Indiana

One of the 10 oldest general art museums in the country, the Indianapolis Museum of art...
International Bluegrass Museum

Owensboro, Kentucky

This museum houses a vast collection of bluegrass music memorabilia. Several interesting...
Iroquois Indian Museum

Howes Cave, New York

Located in a building inspired by the traditional longhouse, the museum contains a vast...
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art

Sarasota, Florida

Initially built to house John Ringling's personal art collection, the John and Maple...
Kenosha Public Museum

Kenosha, Wisconsin

Established in 1933, the Museum's collections have grown to over 70,000, including almost...
Longmont Museum & Cultural Center

Longmont, Colorado

Two of the four exhibit galleries, the Longmont gallery and the Longs Peak Room, contain...
Lost River Museum And Craft Cooperative

Lost River, West Virginia

Featuring the artifacts and exhibits of early history of the Lost River Valley, the...
Lyman Museum & Mission House

Hilo, Hawaii

Today, the Mission House has been preserved, and is on both the State and National...
Maryland Historical Society

Baltimore, Maryland

The Maryland Historical Society houses the most significant collection of Maryland...
Millicent Rogers Museum

Taos, New Mexico

The Millicent Rogers Museum's setting, with views of the many-hued Sangre de Cristo...
Monacan Ancestral Museum

Amherst, Virginia

The Monacan Indian Nation of Virginia is a small tribe today, composed of about 1,400...
Mount Kearsarge Indian Museum

Warner, New Hampshire

Mt. Kearsarge Indian Museum, Education and Cultural Center, is dedicated to connecting...
Museum At Bethel Woods

Bethel, New York

The Museum at Bethel Woods is an immersive and captivating multi-media experience that...
Museum Center At 5ive Points

Cleveland, Tennessee

Featuring the rich history of the Ocoee River and Chattanooga region, the Museum Center...
Museum Of Early Trades And Crafts

Madison, New Jersey

The mission of the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts is to enhance the understanding...
Museum Of Eastern Shore Life

Centreville, Maryland

Building on the dreams of a group from the local farming community, including farmer, sea...
Museum Of The Cherokee Indian

Cherokee, North Carolina

The Museum of the Cherokee Indian has just installed a completely new exhibit that...
Museums Of Old York

York, Maine

The Museums of Old York, formerly the Old York Historical Society, is the product of a...
National 4 String Banjo Hall Of Fame Museum

Guthrie, Oklahoma

The Museum is currently home to nearly 100 ornately decorated banjos from both the 1920s...
National Ceramic Museum

Roseville, Ohio

The people of the Woodland Indian cultures (from 800 B.C.E.) were the first people in...
National Steinbeck Center

Salinas, California

In the tradition of John Steinbeck, the center draws its inspiration from the diverse...
Northeastern Nevada Museum And Historical Society

Elko, Nevada

Exhibits at this museum cover a wide range of topics about the area, from Native American...
Old Sturbridge Village

Sturbridge, Massachusetts

Old Sturbridge Village is the largest living history museum in New England, spanning...
Penobscot Marine Museum

Searsport, Maine

Penobscot's collection is housed in five different buildings, all dating from the first...
People's Center

Pablo, Montana

The People's Center is the place to experience the rich cultural heritage of the Salish,...
Petroglyph National Monument

Albuquerque, New Mexico

The Visitor Center is the best place to start at Petroglyph National Monument. Staff...
Pioneer Settlement For The Creative Arts

Barberville, Florida

The Pioneer Settlement for the Creative Arts, Inc. was established as "an...
Renwick Gallery

Washington, District Of Columbia

The Renwick Gallery, a branch of the Smithsonian American Art Museum, features one of the...
Ritz Theatre & Lavilla Museum

Jacksonville, Florida

The Ritz Theatre & LaVilla Museum celebrates the rich legacy of the African-American...
Riverside Metropolitan Museum

Riverside, California

As the founding collection at the Riverside Metropolitan Museum, the Anthropology...
Rufus Porter Museum

Bridgton, Maine

Rufus Porter, an artist and inventor who lived from 1792 - 1884 and spent his boyhood...
Saco Museum

Saco, Maine

The museum's galleries are set up to allow changing exhibitions showcasing the...
Salisbury University Archives

Salisbury, Maryland

Salisbury University Archives preserves, maintains and provides access to the records of...
San Luis Obispo County Historical Museum

San Luis Obispo, California

Members of the Society had long dreamed of creating a county historical museum where...
Sautee Nacoochee Community Association

Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia

The SNCA maintains the Sautee Nacoochee Center, an environmental studies room, a nature...
Shelburne Museum

Shelburne, Vermont

More than 150,000 works of art are on display on the 45-acre museum campus, spread...
Sherwin Miller Museum

Tulsa, Oklahoma

The museum's goal is to educate people about the Jewish experience in Oklahoma, the...
South Boston Halifax County Museum Of Fine Arts And History

South Boston, Virginia

This museum tells the story of South Boston, Halifax County, and Southside Virginia...
Stickley Museum At Craftsmen Farms

Morris Plains, New Jersey

This home of Gustav Stickley, "Father of the Art & Crafts Movement",...
Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

New York, New York

The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre was imported to the U.S. in 1876 as Sweden’s...
Tamastslikt Cultural Institute

Pendleton, Oregon

Visitors can immerse themselves in the history, culture and hospitality of the people who...
Totem Heritage Center

Ketchikan, Alaska

Established in 1976, the Totem Heritage Center was founded to help preserve abandoned...
University Of Virginia Art Museum

Charlottesville, Virginia

The museum maintains a collection of over 9,000 objects in its permanent collection. The...
Virginia Museum Of Fine Arts

Richmond, Virginia

The museum houses an outstanding art collection that spans over 6000 years. The Virginia...
Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art

Salisbury, Maryland

Through educational programs, exhibits and events the Ward Museum builds upon the legacy...
West Baton Rouge Museum

Port Allen, Louisiana

The West Baton Rouge Museum houses the only permanent collection of objects, photos,...
Woodstock Museum

Saugerties, New York

In an effort to help younger generations grasp the cultural revolution associated with...
Yupiit Piciryarait Museum

Bethel, Alaska

Located at the Yupiit Piciryarait Cultural Center in Bethel, Alaska, the museum...