Living History and Open Air
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Web site listings:
Berman Museum of World History
Collection of art, historical objects, and weapons from around the world including paintings and bronzes by 19th c. European and American artists, and material from military campaigns. Located in Anniston, Alabama.
Durham Heritage Centre
Local history with exhibitions, video presetations and brass rubbing.
A museum dedicated to the acquisition, preservation and exhibition of rare materials pertaining to Philippine and World history, culture and the arts.
Greenland National Museum and Archives
The central institution for research and documentation of the cultural history of Greenland. Mandate, collections, exhibitions, archival work and family history.
Holocaust Museum Houston
Teaches both the history of the Holocaust and the dangers of hatred and prejudice.
International Spy Museum
Located in Washington, D.C., the museum tells the story of spies, intelligence operations and deceptions that changed the course of history.
Karpeles Manuscript Library
This is a Museum holding the largest private collection of original manuscripts and documents in the world. Locations in Buffalo, Charleston, Duluth, Jacksonville, Newburgh, Santa Barbara, Tacoma .
Landsborough Historical Museum
Includes over 10,000 items in its collection and specializes in the social and cultural history of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia.
Margie Pfund Memorial Post Mark Museum and Library
Dedicated to collecting and preserving post marks and postal history around the world. Located in Bellevue, Ohio.
Museum of American Financial History
An Affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution, is the only independent museum dedicated to capitalism, entrepreneurship and free enterprise.
Museum of Nikolaev JCC
Museum is based on Holocaust documents, true stories from World War II soldiers and Arts gallery.
National Museum in Accra, Ghana
The largest and oldest of the six museums under the administration of the Ghana Museums and Monuments Board.
National Museum of Australia
Featuring three themes: Australian society and history; aboriginal Australia; and, people's interaction with the environment. Located in Canberra.
National Museum of the Republic of Maldives
Preserves the history and culture of the country. Exhibits include both pre-Islamic and Islamic artifacts from the Maldives.
Portage Station Museum
A two story brick train depot located in Portage, PA. Built in 1926 by John T. Gray and Son, it served as a station on the Pennsylvania Railroad until 1954.
Scottish Fisheries Museum - History of the Scottish Fishing Industry
Scottish fishing from the earliest times and comprises many galleries of paintings and artifacts, including full sized boats.
Spellman Museum of Stamps and Postal History
Philatelic museum which exhibits and interprets international postal history.
Stellenryck Wijn Museum
Exhibits focus on the history of wine-making in Stellenbosch, the oldest town in South Africa.
The Allhallows Museum,
The museum houses the definitive collection of 4 centuries of Honiton lace. Also on display are local historical items, collections and artifacts.
The Historical Museum at St. Gertrude
The modern facility houses collections comprising over 60,000 artifacts, with 12,000 on display, depicting the heritage of North Central Idaho.
Showcases the history of Wellington and contains a rare collection of Egyptian artifacts.
Whatcom Museum of History and Art
Dedicated to the collection, preservation, exhibition and interpretation of this regions art and cultural history.
An exhibit oriented glass museum.