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9 Things I Wish I Knew BEFORE Visiting the Perot Museum of Nature and Science

9 Things I Wish I Knew BEFORE Visiting the Perot Museum of Nature and Science

The inside of the large, cube-shaped stone building standing 14 stories tall in the heart of historic downtown Dallas is filled with wonder. At the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, visitors can explore the universe, gaze at gigantic gems, experience an earthquake, analyze their jumpshot, and so much more. Here’s what you’ll want to …

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What to Expect When You Visit the Belen Harvey House Museum

Belen Harvey House in Belen New Mexico

The Belen Harvey House Museum takes you back to a time when railroads were the primary method of transportation and restaurant entrepreneur Fred Harvey was revolutionizing the travel experience. Here’s what you can expect when you visit.

A Visit to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Learn from history at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Intentionally located in Cincinnati, where thousands of slaves escaped to freedom after crossing the Ohio River, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center portrays nearly 400 years of slavery. From the first Africans brought to the “new world” in 1619 to people still enslaved around the world today, the experience was an eye-opening and heartbreaking history …

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5 Important Things to Know Before Visiting a Chihuly Exhibit

5 Important Things to Know Before Visiting a Chihuly Exhibit

World-renowned glass sculptor, Dale Chihuly, is known for incorporating his work into varied environments, from museums and gardens around the world to other unique indoor and outdoor settings. Here are five things to know before visiting a Chihuly exhibit.  The first time I visited a Dale Chihuly exhibit was by accident. I was visiting my sister …

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13 Fun Facts About the American Sign Museum

Whether it’s from your childhood or from Mad Men, you’re sure to recognize many of the iconic signs at the American Sign Museum. But do you know these 13 fun facts about the Cincinnati-based museum?

A Visit to the Martin Luther King Jr National Historic Site

Created by legislation signed in 1980 by President Carter, the Martin Luther King National Historic Site continues to promote peaceful approaches to change in our country and honors one of the world’s greatest civil rights leaders.

5 Inspiring Reasons to Visit the Walmart Museum (Even If You Prefer Target)

Sam Walton Truck in front of Walmart Museum in Bentonville AR

Whether you’re a fan, or not, there’s no denying that the company at the top of the Fortune 100 list is an American success story like no other. Here’s what you can expect when you visit the Walmart Museum in Bentonville, Arkansas. These are a few of the cultural debates that will forever polarize America: Coke vs …

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