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Tenement Museum

Tenement Museum

See an actual tenement building from New York’s Lower East Side and learn about tenement life from 1864 to 1935.
Subject: General; Our World–History & People; Our World–North America–USA–50 States–N-P–New York; Art, Music & Museums–Buildings & Cities (Architecture)

Mendel Art Gallery

Mendel Art Gallery

“Overlooking the South Saskatchewan River, the Mendel Art Gallery is Saskatoon’s premier destination for contemporary and historical art, with exhibitions changing quarterly.”
Subject: Art

The Kyoto University Museum

The Kyoto University Museum

Contains information about exhibits and events focusing on Japan’s cultural, natural, and technological history. Online materials include images of materials in the museum’s collection as well as articles describing current and past exhibitions.
Subject: General

Museum of Vancouver (MOV)

Museum of Vancouver (MOV)

In operation since 1894, this museum is devoted to showcasing Vancouver and contains “historical, ethnographic, archaeological, Asian studies and natural history objects.”
Subject: General

The Art Institute of Chicago Museum

The Art Institute of Chicago Museum

The Art Institute of Chicago is one of America’s premier art museums. Their web site contains information on their collections, libraries, and shops, as well as information about visiting the museum.
Subject: Art; Art, Music & Museums–Museums–Art Museums; Our World–North America–USA–50 States–G-K–Illinois

Museo Morandi

Museo Morandi

“The Museum has been set up inside Palazzo d’Accursio, which is the Bologna Town Hall but also a very flourishing cultural centre.”
Subject: Art

National Museum of Singapore

National Museum of Singapore

“With a rich history dating back to its inception in 1887, the National Museum of Singapore is Singapore’s oldest museum with a progressive mind. Designed to be the people’s museum, the National Museum is a custodian of the 11 National Treasures, and its Singapore History and Living Galleries adopt cutting-edge and varied ways of presenting history …
Subject: History

Asian Civilisations Museum

Asian Civilisations Museum

“Tracing and presenting the ancestral cultures of Singaporeans is the mission of the Asian Civilisations Museum. Given the multi-ethnic nature of Singapore’s population and her geographical position, the main interest areas of the Museum encompass China, Southeast Asia, India and West Asia. “
Subject: History

Trailside Museum of Natural History

Trailside Museum of Natural History

“View paleontology and geology exhibits on Nebraska’s rich fossil history. See rare fossils from western Nebraska, including a giant mammoth, fossil rhino and giant tortoise.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan

Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan

“KAIYUKAN Aquarium is one of largest aquariums in the world, and its theme is based on the new “Gaia Hypothesis” advocated by Dr. James Lovelock. “
Subject: Marine Aquariums

Police Museum

Police Museum

“The Museum is divided into four galleries; Orientation Gallery, Narcotics Gallery, Triad Societies Gallery and Current Exhibition Gallery. It has a total floor area of 570 sq.m. in which over 600 exhibits are displayed.”
Subject: Police

Auckland Art Gallery

Auckland Art Gallery

“Auckland Art Gallery’s collection includes major holdings of New Zealand historic, modern and contemporary art, and outstanding works by Māori and Pacific Island artists, as well as international painting, sculpture and print collections ranging in date from 1376 to the present day.”
Subject: Art

Army Museum

Army Museum

“Discover Army Museum ??? one of Sweden???s best history museums. Our permanent exhibition depicts Swedish history from Viking times onwards. Here you will get an authentic picture of war as experienced by the soldiers and their families.”
Subject: War

The Brooklyn Museum of Art

The Brooklyn Museum of Art

“The Brooklyn Museum of Art is the second largest art museum in New York City and one of the largest in the United States. One of the premier art institutions in the world, its permanent collection includes more than one and a half million objects, from ancient Egyptian masterpieces to contemporary art, and represents almost every culture.”
Subject: Art

National Anthropology Museum

National Anthropology Museum

“In bringing together the vestiges of the past with the daily activities of the present, the National Museum of Anthropology has achieved a truly magnificent museological space.”
Subject: Persons; History

Kimbell Art Museum

Kimbell Art Museum

“The Kimbell Art Museum’s holdings range in period from antiquity to the 20th century, including masterpieces by Duccio, Fra Angelico, Mantegna, Caravaggio, El Greco, La Tour, Rubens, Vel??zquez, Rembrandt, Houdon, Goya, David, Monet, C??zanne, Picasso, Matisse, and Mondrian.”
Subject: Art

Sue at the Field Museum

Sue at the Field Museum

Sue is the largest and most complete T-rex skeleton and she’s going to be at the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago. If you can’t go to Chicago, visit her on the Web!
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science; Math And Science–Math And Science Virtual Field Trips; Art, Music & Museums–Art, Music & Museums Virtual Field Trips; Math And Science–Animals–Dinosaurs & Fossils

Royal Tyrrell Museum Tour

Royal Tyrrell Museum Tour

Take a tour through the dinosaur and fossil exhibits of this museum in Alberta, Canada. The exhibit continues through the Ice Age and into the age of mammals. There’s lots of photographs of real dinosaur skeletons and fossils. Make sure you visit the T-Rex!
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science; Math And Science–Science Museums; Math And Science–Animals–Dinosaurs & Fossils

The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis

Located in Indianapolis, Indiana, this is the world’s largest children’s museum. You can actually experience parts of the “real” museum and try out some activities online.
Subject: General; Science And Technology; Math And Science–Science Museums; Art, Music & Museums–Museums

National Railroad Museum

National Railroad Museum

This site contains information about the museum’s railroad collection, restoration projects and more. The site also offers a postcard tour of United States railroad stations and a teacher’s educational packet on railroad history.
Subject: Science And Technology

Museus Castro Maya

Museus Castro Maya

Composed of two museums — the Museum of the Estate of Heaven and the Dam Museum — the Museus Castro Maya focuses on European and Brazilian art, and nature and cultural history.
Subject: History

Museo Stibbert

Museo Stibbert

This museum was founded by Frederick Stibbert, who was born in Florence and educated in England. From wealth inherited from his grandfather, he created a collection of armor, art, costumes and china, and left it to the city of Florence at his death in 1906.
Subject: General; Persons

Stockholm County Museum

Stockholm County Museum

The museum covers over 10,000 years of history in Stockholm, Sweden — from the Stone Age to the present time. The museum covers architectural and cultural history of the area. The website is in Swedish.
Subject: Land; History

The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire

The Children’s Museum of New Hampshire

Learn about current exhibits and programs offering “state-of-the-art interactive learning opportunities” for children and families, incorporating the unique character of New Hampshire’s culture and history.
Subject: Children

Museo Nacional Del Prado

Museo Nacional Del Prado

“The Museo del Prado, founded as a museum of paintings and sculpture, also has important collections of drawings (more than 5,000), prints (2,000), coins and medals (around 1,000), and almost 2,000 decorative objects and works of art. Sculpture is represented by more than 700 works and by a smaller number of sculptural fragments.”
Subject: Art

Memorial do Imigrante

Memorial do Imigrante

“The Immigrant Memorial, a museum tied to the Ministry of Culture, is in process of restoration of the buildings until the second half of 2011. . . . Besides the restoration work is underway to create a new design museum, modern and interactive. The projects, defined by the Ministry of Culture, will be undertaken in partnership with the new culture …
Subject: Persons; History

Harvard Art Museums

Harvard Art Museums

“The three Harvard University Art Museums???the Fogg Art Museum, the Busch-Reisinger Museum, and the Arthur M. Sackler Museum???are all outstanding institutions in their respective fields. “
Subject: Art

The University of Kansas Natural History Museum Division of Entomology

The University of Kansas Natural History Museum Division of Entomology

Website for the KU Entomology collection containing a vast amount of information about taxonomies of insects. The collection contains 4.7 million specimens with strengths in global bee diversity, fossil insects, and Midwestern, Mexican, and tropical insects. Also contains blogs and news.
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

Rosersberg Palace

Rosersberg Palace

“The Oxenstierna family built the palace in the 1630s. It became a royal palace in 1762, when the state gave Rosersberg to Gustav III’s younger brother Karl XIII.”
Subject: Art; History

Science Museum of Minnesota

Science Museum of Minnesota

An online version of the sciene museum includes information for teachers, including organizing a field trip and scheduling demonstrations from museum presenters at your school. Also includes online projects.
Subject: Science And Technology; Math And Science–Math And Science Virtual Field Trips; Art, Music & Museums–Art, Music & Museums Virtual Field Trips; Our World–North America–USA–50 States–L-M–Minnesota; Math And Science–Math And Science Resources For Parents & Teachers

Museum of African American History – Boston and Nantucket

Museum of African American History – Boston and Nantucket

Visit this historical museum online. The web site’s Black Heritage Trail is a walking tour that explores the history of African Americans who lived in Boston during the 1800s. The tour includes facts about and pictures of schools that African American children went to during this time.
Subject: Persons; History; Art, Music & Museums–Museums–History Museums; Our World–North America–USA–History & People

Valley Forge Historical Museum

Valley Forge Historical Museum

Learn about the six months George Washington and his army spent at Valley Forge in the winter of 1777 – 1778. Visit the Valley Forge Museum’s online exhibit to see items saved from that period of the Revolutionary War.
Subject: History; Our World–North America–USA–History & People

Chicago Museum of Science and Industry

Chicago Museum of Science and Industry

This is the official site of the Chicago Museum of Science and Industry. It has information about the exhibits at the museum as well as special online exhibits.
Subject: Science And Technology; Art, Music & Museums–Museums–Science Museums; Our World–North America–USA–50 States–G-K–Illinois

National Civil Rights Museum

National Civil Rights Museum

Visit this museum that honors those who fought for the civil rights of African Americans. Learn about the history of the civil rights movement and important leaders like Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Booker T. Washington.
Subject: Persons; History; Art, Music & Museums–Museums–History Museums; Our World–North America–USA–History & People

Woodland Cultural Centre

Woodland Cultural Centre

This First Nations educational and cultural center works to “protect, promote, interpret, and present the history, language, intellect and cultural heritage of the Anishinaabe and Onkwehon:we.” Provides information on the museum and educational and research facilities that comprise the centre.
Subject: History

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Provides information about visiting Kew gardens and Wakehurst Place, as well as links to extensive historical and scientific information about the gardens and the specimens they contain.
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

Telecommunications Museum

Telecommunications Museum

“The Telecommunications Museum shows the depicting developments in telecommunications within the fields of telegraphy, telephony, radio and television. “
Subject: Science And Technology

BildMuseet

BildMuseet

“Contemporary art and visual culture attract over 100,000 visitors annually to BildMuseet, the museum of Ume?? University. “
Subject: Art

National Historical Museum

National Historical Museum

“The National Historical Museum, created in 1922, is one of the most important museums in Brazil, consisting of over 287 thousand items, among which the largest numismatic collection of Latin America.”
Subject: History

Galleria Doria Pamphilj

Galleria Doria Pamphilj

“I am Jonathan Doria Pamphilj and I welcome you to the website of our Gallery. Here you’ll be able to find out more about the collection and some of the family history behind us. You will be able to see some views of the main rooms of the Palace.”
Subject: Art; Persons

Fondazione Giorgio Cini

Fondazione Giorgio Cini

“The GIORGIO CINI FOUNDATION is a non-profit cultural institution based on the Island of San Giorgio Maggiore in Venice, Italy.” Includes a virtual tour of the Palazzo Cini.
Subject: General

National Museum of Science and Technology leonardo da vinci

National Museum of Science and Technology leonardo da vinci

“With its twenty-eight sections, from information technology to engines to astronomy, some 40 000 square metres of displays, and a massive 15 000 pieces in its collection, the “Leonardo da Vinci” National Museum of Science and Technology in Milan is one of the most important technical and scientific museums in the world.”
Subject: Science And Technology

Museo di Storia Naturale

Museo di Storia Naturale

“The Comune of Florence conceded the area of the old slaughterhouse as the seat for the new Museum, thus the museum again became a single entity after a century of division.”
Subject: General

National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

“The National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo was opened in 1952 as Japan’s first-ever national art museum. Since then, the Crafts Gallery and the National Film Center have also been opened. These three facilities engage in a wide range of activities, including the collection and preservation of works of art, craft, and film as well as of related mater …
Subject: Art

Museo della Specola

Museo della Specola

“The Museo della Specola is housed in some of the rooms of the XVIIIth-century tower – built onto Palazzo Poggi, present seat of the University of Bologna – which in the XVIIIth and XIXth centuries were mainly given over to astronomical observation.”
Subject: Science And Technology

Nagoya/Boston Museum of Fine Arts

Nagoya/Boston Museum of Fine Arts

“The Nagoya/Boston Museum of Fine Arts, as the sister museum of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), breaks new ground in Japan by presenting art in innovative and refreshing ways. The manifold works on exhibition are selected from one of the world’s finest collections.”
Subject: Art

Tokyo National Museum

Tokyo National Museum

“The Museum continues to pursue the traditional role of a conscientious guardian of the invaluable cultural properties of Japan, so that they will be preserved and transmitted to the coming generations. The Museum is also dedicated to promoting worldwide understanding of the history and cultures of Japan through these materials.”
Subject: General

Museum of the Legion of Honor

Museum of the Legion of Honor

“The Legion of Honor, San Francisco’s most beautiful museum, displays an impressive collection of 4,000 years of ancient and European art in an unforgettable setting overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge.”
Subject: Art

Old Coal Mine Museum

Old Coal Mine Museum

“The focal point of the Coal Mine Museum is Engine 767. This Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad locomotive was built in 1900 and was almost completely restored by John Coker (a retired Engineer on the historic Cumbres-Toltec line) and is considered the most complete non-operating steam locomotive in the U.S.”
Subject: Economics

Hong Kong Museum of Art

Hong Kong Museum of Art

“It is the mission of the Hong Kong Museum of Art to preserve the cultural heritage of China and promote art with a local focus. Its collections now number in excess of 12,800 art objects, including Chinese paintings and calligraphy works, antique Chinese treasures, paintings of historical significance as well as creations by local artists. The hig …
Subject: Art

National Folk Museum of Korea

National Folk Museum of Korea

“The National Folk Museum of Korea , the only national museum in Korea devoted to the history of traditional life, has a General Service Division that deals with both general education and the management of museum buildings, an Exhibition Division for displaying artifacts, a Folk Research Division for the study and collection of artifacts,and a Rel …
Subject: History

Hong Kong Museum of History

Hong Kong Museum of History

“The functions of the Museum of History are to preserve the cultural heritage of Hong Kong through acquisition, conservation and research of cultural objects, and to promote the public’s understanding of and interest in the development of Hong Kong and its unique cultural heritage through the Museum’s collections, exhibitions and education and outr …
Subject: History

Kimchi Field Museum

Kimchi Field Museum

“The Kimchi Museum was built to study the culture of Kimchi, one of the most Well-known Korean foods, and provide proper information on kimchi to Koreans and foreigners in Pil-dong hoong-gu Seoul in1986. Based on the founding ideal of preserving and developing Korean traditional food, pulmuone Inc. has run and expended the museum was moved to the C …
Subject: Food

Museum for African Art

Museum for African Art

Institution “dedicated to increasing public understanding and appreciation of African art and culture. The Museum is recognized worldwide as the pre???eminent organizer of exhibitions and publisher of books devoted exclusively to historical and contemporary African art.”
Subject: Art

Korean National Maritime Museum

Korean National Maritime Museum

“The exhibits are presented thematically to show underwater cultural heritage from the Korean waters and maritime culture including nautical traditions and Korean traditional boats, etc.. The KNMM will endeavour to preserve, document, study, collect and display artifacts of maritime interest in Korea. The Museum will continue its voyage into our s …
Subject: Marine Aquariums

Museumsquartier Wien

Museumsquartier Wien

“The MuseumsQuartier Wien, one of the ten largest cultural complexes in the world, offers 60,000 square meters of space to more than forty facilities dedicated to modern and contemporary art and culture.”
Subject: Art

Kunstgewerbemuseum

Kunstgewerbemuseum

“The Museum is the oldest of its kind in Germany. Despite great losses during the Second World War this museum still possesses one of the world’s major collections of European applied art. “
Subject: Art

Kunstgewerbemuseum

Kunstgewerbemuseum

“The Museum is the oldest of its kind in Germany. Despite great losses during the Second World War this museum still possesses one of the world’s major collections of European applied art. “
Subject: Art

German Salt Museum

German Salt Museum

“The museum sees itself as a “hands-on Museum”. Things worth knowing, things of interest, exciting and strange things about salt the visitor can find out in a clear and not very “museum” way. The museum does not back off but makes one concerned. “
Subject: Food

Howick Historical Village

Howick Historical Village

“Howick Historical Village is a Living Museum which recreates the early settlement of Auckland,
especially the Fencible settlement of Howick in the 1850s. It is situated in Lloyd Elsmore Park,
Pakuranga within the Auckland region, and is 35 minutes drive from downtown.”
Subject: General

Frauen Museum Wiesbaden

Frauen Museum Wiesbaden

“The frauen museum wiesbaden creates and presents exhibitions, conferences, lecture series and offers sensuous experience as well as a thrilling, challenging and vivid involvement in cultural discussion.”
Subject: History

Natioanal Rail Museum, India

Natioanal Rail Museum, India

“The first of its kind in the country, this unique museum covers a land area of over 10 acres and comprises of a elegantly designed octagonal building housing nine display galleries and a large open area laid out to simulate a Railway yard.”
Subject: Science And Technology

Albany Museum

Albany Museum

“Today the Museum houses permanent collections of freshwater invertebrates, terrestrial insects (most notably wasps and bees), freshwater fishes, plants (in an extensive herbarium ), birds, fossils, rocks and minerals, ethnographic and Late Stone Age and Early Iron Age material amounting to more than two million specimens in all.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science; History

Lin Hsin Hsin Art museum

Lin Hsin Hsin Art museum

“This award-winning Lin Hsin Hsin Art Museum has been visited by more than 661,874 visitors from 116 countries.

Lin Hsin Hsin is the first in the world to set up a wireless Museum with Internet access in her Cyberart show in 1997.”

Subject: Art

National Museum,NewDelhi

National Museum,NewDelhi

“National Museum,NewDelhi, today , has in its possession over 2,00,000 works of exquisite art,both of Indian and Foreign origin covering more than 5,000 years of our cultural heritage.Its rich holdings of various creative traditions and disciplines which represents a unity amidst diversity,an unmatched blend of the past with the present and strong …
Subject: General

Singapore Art Museum

Singapore Art Museum

This exhibition, featuring works from the Singapore Art Museum permanent collection, offers four interrelated themes in Southeast Asian art that explore the complex terrains of Southeast Asian modernity: “Realism and Social Commitment”, “Abstraction and the Search for Identities”, “Continuities in Traditions”, and “Contemporary Perspectives”.
Subject: Art

Museum of Toilets

Museum of Toilets

“Museums as repositories for the preservation and exhibition of the objects of historical, scientific and cultural interest are found all over the world. But rare are the museums that display the evolution of toilets and their various designs. “
Subject: Science And Technology; History

MacBride Museum

MacBride Museum

“MacBride Museum is an interactive museum with Early Whitehorse, Natural History, Gold Rush ‘Rivers of Gold’, First Nations and North West Mounted Police exhibits. The museum site is home to historic buildings including Sam McGee’s cabin and the 1900 Telegraph Office. “
Subject: History

Saskatchewan art museum

Saskatchewan art museum

“The collection contains work that is predominantly (90%) Canadian, including five significant Group of Seven paintings and a growing collection of Kenderdine works (168 art objects in addition to reference material, artifacts and Kenderdine’s papers in the Special Collections Archive.) “
Subject: Art

Beaverbrook Art Gallery

Beaverbrook Art Gallery

“The Beaverbrook Art Gallery, a gift to the people of New Brunswick from Lord Beaverbrook (Sir Max Aitken), features works by Canadian and British artists and a unique sample of works from international artists. The Gallery exhibits an exciting mix of works from its own collection as well as works and exhibitions on loan from other institutions. Th …
Subject: Art

Brockville Museum

Brockville Museum

“The Brockville Community Museum also houses the Leeds and Grenville Genealogical Society and the local history archives, and is actively involved in educational programmes for both children and adults alike. “
Subject: History

Museum of Natural History

Museum of Natural History

“Today some of these observations are being collected again to help scientists study how our climate has changed. This innovative site lets you submit data and create distribution maps and graphs.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

“With a history dating to 1908, the mission of the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia is to serve the public by bringing the visual arts and people together in an environment which encourages exploration, dialogue and enjoyment. This is achieved by providing leadership in the development and preservation of quality collections, exhibitions, and education a …
Subject: Art

Fisherman’s Life Museum

Fisherman’s Life Museum

“From the crackle of wood in the summer kitchen cook stove to the smell of the saltwater breeze at Navy Pool by the ocean, you’ll experience the typical life of a coastal village family.”
Subject: Economics; Persons

Vancouver Art Gallery

Vancouver Art Gallery

“The Vancouver Art Gallery, the largest art gallery in western Canada, presents national and international exhibitions of works by a range of artists, from groundbreaking contemporary visionaries to historical masters. “
Subject: Art

Prince George Railway and Forestry Museum

Prince George Railway and Forestry Museum

“The Prince George Railway and Forestry Museum has been collecting equipment and artifacts since 1984. It has been open to the public on city-owned land on Cottonwood Island, just north of downtown Prince George and adjacent to the CNR yards, since 1986. “
Subject: Science And Technology

Dalnavert Museum

Dalnavert Museum

“Dalnavert, at 61 Carlton Street, one of the finest examples of Victorian domestic architecture, and a Manitoba Historic Site, offers much. “
Subject: History

Maritime Museum of British Columbia

Maritime Museum of British Columbia

“The exhibition galleries of the Maritime Museum of British Columbia focus on six major themes. These include: Exploration, Commerce, Adventure, Passenger Travel, Government Fleets and B.C. Ferries. “
Subject: Marine Aquariums

Sapporo Art Park

Sapporo Art Park

“Sapporo Art Park continues to make artistic culture more accessible to the public, which in turn breathes new life into the art itself, taking art and Sapporo into the 21st century.”
Subject: Art

National Portrait Gallery

National Portrait Gallery

“The National Portrait Gallery was founded in 1856 to collect the likenesses of famous British men and women. Today the collection is the most comprehensive of its kind in the world.”
Subject: Art

Fleet Air Arm Museum

Fleet Air Arm Museum

“Today the Museum covers 6.5 acres, has more than 40 aircraft on display with as many again in storage or refurbishment. It is now one of the largest aviation museums in the World.”
Subject: War

The rose

The rose

“This has been organised by the Rose Theatre Trust as the first stage in its campaign to reawaken public interest in the site, and help raise funds for its re-excavation, stabilisation and permanent display. “
Subject: History

Florence Nightingale Museum

Florence Nightingale Museum

“A collection of artefacts and other material connected with Florence Nightingale has been preserved from the early years of the twentieth century at St Thomas’ Hospital and the Nightingale Training School. Since the formation of The Florence Nightingale Museum Trust in 1984 the collection has been transferred from the hospital and school to the ca …
Subject: Persons

Linley Sambourne House

Linley Sambourne House

“Linley Sambourne House, 18 Stafford Terrace is a unique example of a late Victorian townhouse. Home to the cartoonist Edward Linley Sambourne and his family from 1874, it survives with almost all of its furniture and fittings intact.”
Subject: History

The Fan Museum

The Fan Museum

“The Fan Museum is the only museum in the world devoted entirely to every aspect of fans and fan making. The Fan Museum is home to a collection of more than 3,000 predominantly antique fans from around the world dating from the 11th century to the present day. “
Subject: Science And Technology

Cambridge Museum of Technology

Cambridge Museum of Technology

“The Cambridge Museum of Technology is based in the Old Pumping Station with the original pumps and boilers and many other engines. There are a number of hands-on pumps, a printing room, a collection of early Cambridge wirelesses, instruments and other local artefacts. “
Subject: Science And Technology

Leighton House Museum

Leighton House Museum

“The Museum provides an unforgettable insight into Leighton???s private world and is a unique venue for the understanding and appreciation of Victorian art and architecture.”
Subject: Art

The Physics museum at the University of Queensland

The Physics museum at the University of Queensland

“Some items are interesting because they show how things used to be done; others are just striking and instructive. A 1m diameter searchlight mirror always excites interest and after shaking hands with their own image students go away with a much better idea of the difference between real and virtual images. “
Subject: Science And Technology

Museum Victoria

Museum Victoria

“Museum Victoria, Australia’s largest public museums organisation, is the State Museum for Victoria (Australia), responsible for the care of the state’s collections, conducting research, and providing public access.”
Subject: General

Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum

Suffolk County Vanderbilt Museum

“The facility is the legacy of a man with the resources to conduct collecting expeditions worldwide. The great-grandson of railroad tycoon Cornelius Vanderbilt, William K. collected natural history specimens, ethnographic artifacts, fine and decorative arts.”
Subject: General

The University of Oregon Museum of Natural History

The University of Oregon Museum of Natural History

“The University of Oregon Museum of Natural History unfolds mysteries about the natural sciences and human cultures past and present ??? from backyard birds and native trees to obsidian tools and cedar baskets. “
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Smithsonian American Art Museum

“The Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM) is America’s first federal art collection, dedicated to the enjoyment and understanding of American art. The museum celebrates the extraordinary creativity of our country’s artists, whose works are windows on the American experience.”
Subject: Art

The Museum of Jurassic Technology

The Museum of Jurassic Technology

“The Museum of Jurassic Technology in Los Angeles, California is an educational institution dedicated to the advancement of knowledge and the public appreciation of the Lower Jurassic.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

Schiele Museum

Schiele Museum

“The Schiele Museum offers exceptional opportunities for families and visitors of all ages to see the region’s rocks and minerals, hills and rivers, plants and animals with fresh wonder. You also can learn what connects this to all the past and present peoples of the Carolinas’ Piedmont.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

The Cleveland Museum of Natural History

The Cleveland Museum of Natural History

“We encourage people of all ages to discover and explore the natural world. Our curators care for over a million specimens in the fields of anthropology, archaeology, astronomy, botany, geology, paleontology, zoology and wildlife biology.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

Paul Broste Rock Museum

Paul Broste Rock Museum

“The collection within the Paul Broste Rock Museum encompasses much more than the museum’s name implies. Mr. Broste apparently fancied himself an artist as well as a North Dakota farmer, and saw his museum as a way of displaying his paintings, conceptual sculptures, pen-and-ink illustrations, and poems and philosophies, as well as his rocks. “
Subject: Art

Rodin Museum

Rodin Museum

“The museum, which opened to the public in 1929, houses 124 sculptures, including bronze casts of the artist’s greatest works: The Thinker, perhaps the most famous sculpture in the world; The Burghers of Calais, his most heroic and moving historical tribute; Eternal Springtime, one of the most powerful works dealing with human love; powerful monume …
Subject: Art

Smithsonian National Postal Museum

Smithsonian National Postal Museum

“This exhibit features 99 winning art designs that were actually issued as postage stamps from children in nearly 30 countries. The lucky winners were selected from a group of nearly four-million participants worldwide, with 120,000 in the United States alone. All designs were submitted as entries in Stampin’ the Future, a contest originally sponso …
Subject: Stamp Collecting

Public Museum of Grand Rapids

Public Museum of Grand Rapids

“Founded in 1854, our Museum is dedicated to collecting, preserving, and teaching about the natural and cultural history of West Michigan. It is owned and operated by the City of Grand Rapids.Museum sites include Van Andel Museum Center, Voigt House Victorian Museum and Blandford Nature Center. The Community Archives and Research Center houses cu …
Subject: History

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum colletcs and exhibits Greek and Roman antiquities, European paintings, drawings, manuscripts, sculpture, decorative arts, and European and American photographs and offers a range of special exhibitions and educational programs.
Subject: Art

The International Wildlife Museum

The International Wildlife Museum

“The International Wildlife Museum does not collect animals from the wild for its displays. Our specimens are donated to us. In addition, we have a number of historically important collections, which have been entrusted to the museum.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

The Miami Museum of Science

The Miami Museum of Science

“During the last decade, the Museum has expanded to provide space for 4,000 member families, over 250,000 annual visitors, one of the largest summer science camps in the nation (ages 3 to 14) and countless additional exhibits, collections and activities.”
Subject: Science And Technology

Museum of Science

Museum of Science

“The Museum is the only northeastern stop for this extraordinary exhibition of Egyptian antiquities. Enter a life-size reconstruction of a pharaoh’s tomb and view 115 magnificent objects, the largest selection ever loaned by Egypt for exhibition in North America.”
Subject: Science And Technology

Miami Museum of Science

Miami Museum of Science

“The Miami Museum of Science is proud to serve as the Southeast Regional Demonstration Site for the Eisenhower National Clearinghouse. ENC’s mission is to identify effective curriculum resources, create high-quality professional development materials, and disseminate useful information and products to improve K-12 mathematics and science teaching a …
Subject: Science And Technology

The Children’s Museum

The Children’s Museum

“The Children’s Museum pioneered the concept of interactive exhibitions used widely in museums today. Designed and built in-house, exhibits from The Children’s Museum of Boston have been replicated at prestigious institutions throughout the world. Exhibits focus on early childhood development and have four themes: arts, culture, science and technol …
Subject: Science And Technology; Art

The Illinois State Museum

The Illinois State Museum

“The Illinois State Museum is a system of museums and galleries serving the people of Illinois. The Museums foster an appreciation of the living world, introduce the art of Illinois, open windows to education, and protect irreplaceable state treasures.”
Subject: General

Connecticut State Museum of Natural History at the University of Connecticut

Connecticut State Museum of Natural History at the University of Connecticut

“The Connecticut State Museum of Natural History at the University of Connecticut is a small museum with big events. The Museum offers exciting and unique ways of learning about nature and culture. The Museum serves the University’s academic mission, UConn students, the UConn community, and the people of the state. The Museum preserves the natural …
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

The Harvard Museum of Natural History

The Harvard Museum of Natural History

“The HMNH galleries presenting both permanent and changing exhibitions that draw from the collections of the parent museums. Exhibition highlights include the unique Glass Flowers collection, the historic Hall of Mammals, Romer Hall of Vertebrate Paleontology, and extraordinarily comprehensive displays of minerals, rocks, ores and meteorites.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

The Florida Museum of Natural History

The Florida Museum of Natural History

“The Florida Museum of Natural History, located at the University of Florida, is Florida’s state museum of natural history, dedicated to understanding and preserving biological diversity and cultural heritage.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

Brooklyn Children’s Museum

Brooklyn Children’s Museum

“BCM continues to grow and change, to keep pace with an ever changing world and the unique needs of children as it enters the twenty-first century. “
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

The Bell Museum of Natural History

The Bell Museum of Natural History

“The Bell Museum’s exhibits encourage exploration and convey the wonder of nature, the excitement of science, and the importance of research and conservation of the natural world.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

The Calvert Marine Museum

The Calvert Marine Museum

“The Calvert Marine Museum is a public, non-profit, educational, regionally oriented museum dedicated to the collection, preservation, research, and interpretation of the culture and natural history of Southern Maryland”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

Bishop Museum

Bishop Museum

“This museum will tell the full story of Hawai`i in relationship to its place in the Pacific, and the world, and we will make Hawai`i aware of the world around us. These stories will be told through a network of public museums and learning centers that provide personal experiences that are engaging and relevant.”
Subject: History

The Imperial War Museum

The Imperial War Museum

“The Imperial War Museum is unique in its coverage of conflicts, especially those involving Britain and the Commonwealth, from the First World War to the present day. It seeks to provide for, and to encourage, the study and understanding of the history of modern war and ‘war-time experience.’ The Imperial War Museum is unique in its coverage of co …
Subject: War

The Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum

“The Natural History Museum is the UK’s national museum of natural history, and a centre of scientific excellence in taxonomy and biodiversity.”
Subject: Natural History And Natural Science

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

“The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of the largest and finest art museums in the world. Its collections include more than two million works of art — several hundred thousand of which are on view at any given time — spanning more than 5,000 years of world culture, from prehistory to the present.”
Subject: Art; Art, Music & Museums–Museums–Art Museums

Museum of Ancient Inventions

Museum of Ancient Inventions

Look at what people invented a very long time ago, such as eyeliner, the abacus, and the catapult. This site, presented by the Smith College Program in the History of the Sciences, includes detailed descriptions and high-quality photographs for every item.
Subject: History; Our World–History & People–Inventions And Inventors

Canadian Museum of Flight

Canadian Museum of Flight

“See the Museum’s collection of restored aircraft, learn about aviation history, visit the aviation art gallery, or get general information about this museum located in British Columbia.”
Subject: Science And Technology; Math And Science–Air & Space

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry

“Bone up on bones.” “Explore the marvel of the skeletal system!” Learn how to make flubber and lots of other activities at this site.
Subject: Science And Technology; Math And Science–Science Museums; Math And Science–Math And Science Resources For Parents & Teachers

Royal Ontario Museum

Royal Ontario Museum

“Collections comprise over 6 million objects (4,900,000 science specimens; 1,100,000 art and archaeology artifacts). Approximately 67,000 items are added each year.”
Subject: General; Art, Music & Museums–Museums–Science Museums

Franklin Institute Science Museum

Franklin Institute Science Museum

Take a tour through the Franklin Institute Science Museum. Explore the human heart and learn how your heart works and how you can keep it healthy. Or, explore the museum’s Science Learning Network and many other exhibits.
Subject: Science And Technology; Math And Science; Math And Science–Science Museums; Math And Science–Math And Science Resources For Parents & Teachers

Hands On Children’s Museum

Hands On Children’s Museum

“Join Ms. Frizzle and The Magic Schoolbus Kids to explore the human body! You???ll start your journey by crawling through a giant version of Arnold???s mouth. Once inside the exhibit, you can feed Mr. Digestion, make our human skeleton do deep knee bends, and find out how long your intestines really are! Over twenty hands-on displays teach about we …
Subject: Science And Technology

Global Show-n-Tell Museum Wings

Global Show-n-Tell Museum Wings

The Global Show-n-Tell Museum is an online art gallery of artwork done by kids of all ages. Parents can find out how to enter their child’s artwork here. Each wing is divided by age level. There are also links to many other sites of interest to kids.
Subject: Art; Art, Music & Museums–Museums