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New Negro League Baseball Museum Opens In Baltimore County

It is Opening Day for the new Negro League Baseball Museum in Baltimore County. Organizers spent decades and thousands of dollars collecting artifacts.

03/27/2014

The new exhibit is home to a 500-pound sea turtle, sharks, rays and hundreds of brightly colored bony fish culled from Australian and Indonesian waters.

National Aquarium’s New ‘Blacktip Reef’ Exhibit Boosts Attendance

It’s one of the most popular tourist destinations in the area. Now, the National Aquarium is seeing more visitors than ever.

02/26/2014

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U.S. Botanic Garden Opens Art Exhibit On Mid-Atlantic Plants

The U.S. Botanic Garden on Capitol Hill is featuring a new exhibition of paintings and drawings of the native plants of the mid-Atlantic region.

02/19/2014

Mary Pickersgill

New Baltimore Exhibit To Honor Star-Spangled Banner Flag Creator Mary Pickersgill

The Star-Spangled Banner Flag House in Baltimore is opening a new exhibit about the creator of the flag that inspired the national anthem.

02/11/2014

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Library Of Congress Displays 1st U.S. Map In Exhibit

The first map of the United States to be compiled, printed and published in America when the nation was newly independent is going on display at the Library of Congress.

11/22/2013

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Smithsonian Exhibit To Showcase Hispanic Artists

The Smithsonian American Art Museum is showing works by 72 U.S. Hispanic artists, hoping to showcase talent that has long been considered isolated and alien.

10/24/2013

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National Geographic Features Women Photographers

The National Geographic Museum in Washington has a new exhibit featuring the photography of 11 award-winning female photojournalists.

10/16/2013

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Latest Exhibit At Md. Science Center Features Mummies From All Over

From the BMA, to the Walters and the Science Center, Baltimore has seen some amazing exhibits come to town. Exhibits for the latest show at the Science Center, Mummies, have come from all over the world.

09/27/2013

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First Black Union Soldiers Remembered In D.C. Exhibit

Months after the Emancipation Proclamation was signed 150 years ago, the first unit of black Northern soldiers was organized as the 54th Massachusetts Regiment and went on to fight at Fort Wagner in South Carolina during the Civil War.

09/15/2013

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Smithsonian Displays Rare ‘Souvenirs’ Of History

The old American tradition of keeping souvenirs as historical mementos is the focus of a new exhibit at the Smithsonian Institution.

08/11/2013

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Home Sweet Home: Blacktip Sharks Welcomed To New Exhibit At National Aquarium

A new exhibit at the National Aquarium in Baltimore comes to life. It’s the world’s largest reproduction of a Pacific coral reef, and features some shark-toothed friends.

08/08/2013

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African Penguins To Get New $10M Home At Maryland Zoo In Baltimore

A new home to match their formal attire. For penguins at the Maryland Zoo, work is about to get underway on a new exhibit space.

07/17/2013

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