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September 19, 2016
New book brings Atlas Obscura site's wonders to printed page
An elf school in Iceland. A hospital for falcons in the Middle East. A museum in Independence, Missouri, for artwork made ...
September 13, 2016
Tenement Museum is expanding its exhibit on NYC immigration
The Tenement Museum is expanding its story of immigration on Manhattan's Lower East Side for the first time to include those ...
September 09, 2016
Clinton to visit ground zero on 9/11 anniversary
Hillary Clinton's campaign said Friday she now plans to visit ground zero to mark the fifteenth anniversary of the September ...
September 08, 2016
Correction: Sept 11-Ground Zero Flag story
In a story Sept. 8 about a flag being exhibited at the National Sept. 11 Museum, The Associated Press reported erroneously ...
September 06, 2016
Italy's museums turn toward the private sector for funding
Italian taxi drivers and concierges are being enlisted to encourage tourists to visit some museums. In Florence, supermarket ...
September 01, 2016
Some civil rights sites at risk of being lost to history
A once-thriving all-black settlement in the New Mexico desert is a ghost town that rarely appears on maps. Tour buses pass ...
August 23, 2016
Rhode Island sues to get Russian sub removed from scrapyard
The remnants of a Russian submarine rest mere feet from shore in Rhode Island, a Cold War relic rusting away. Its fate will ...
August 22, 2016
New Smithsonian offers a view of rich black history
Lonnie Bunch leans forward to peer inside a slave cabin from Edisto Island, South Carolina. The dark and cramped interior ...
August 20, 2016
LA art exhibition look at dying through words, photos
Four years ago photographer Andrew George approached the medical director of a Los Angeles hospital with an unusual request: ...
August 18, 2016
Rare Tyrannosaurus rex skull arrives at Seattle museum
Paleontologists with Seattle's Burke Museum have unearthed the bones of a Tyrannosaurus rex that lived more than 66 million ...
August 15, 2016
Extreme makeover: Graceland updating visitor center
A new entertainment complex being built across the street from Graceland — Elvis Presley's former home-turned-museum — will ...
August 11, 2016
9/11 Museum: Artworks look back on Sept. 11 attacks
Thirteen artworks that were created in response to 9/11 will go on display in New York City for the 15th anniversary of the ...
August 10, 2016
Indianapolis hosts Vonnegut festivals, premiere of his opera
Two festivals and the world premiere of an opera that Kurt Vonnegut finished shortly before his death will celebrate the ...
August 09, 2016
Townes Van Zandt to join Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame
Texas singer-songwriter Townes Van Zandt will be inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, along with songwriters ...
August 06, 2016
Romanian mothers gather at museum to promote breastfeeding
Dozens of Romanian mothers have gathered at a museum in Bucharest to breastfeed their babies to promote the freedom of ...
August 04, 2016
Industrial museum opens in former Pennsylvania steel plant
A long-delayed industrial museum in a shuttered Pennsylvania steel plant has finally blown the factory whistle and opened the ...
August 03, 2016
Germany: woman argues she didn't damage 'crossword' art work
A lawyer for an elderly woman who filled in spaces on an art work depicting part of a crossword at a German museum says she ...
August 03, 2016
Foundation gives $3M to tell Bob Hope's story at WW2 Museum
Bob Hope's commitment to entertaining U.S. troops will be recognized at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans ...
August 02, 2016
Small upstate NY museum gets $11M gift in modern art, cash
A small upstate New York museum known for its extensive collection of Old Masters and Renaissance art is receiving artworks ...
July 30, 2016
45-foot ship to tell story of the American Revolution
Visitors to the birthplace of America can soon climb aboard a life-size Revolutionary era privateer ship in the heart of the ...