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Marilyn Monroe To Join Madame Tussauds Collection

Marilyn Monroe has a unique place in history and now will be remembered in wax at the Madame Tussauds museum in Washington.

10/30/2013

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History Comes To Life In Md. Museum’s Models

Hagerstown was nicknamed the “Hub City” during the heyday of coal and steam, a history that one can see in small scale at the Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum.

10/20/2013

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250-Pound Cast Iron Pig Sculpture Stolen From Snow Hill Museum

A 250-pound pink, cast iron pig sculpture is missing from a Snow Hill museum.

10/10/2013

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Some D.C. Tourist Sites Open, Despite Talk Of Shutdown

While museums on the National Mall will close for a government shutdown, many other Washington attractions plan to stay open for tourists.

10/01/2013

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Poe House Temporarily Reopens For Free In October

The currently shuttered home of Edgar Allan Poe in Baltimore will re-open to visitors for free in October before closing again ahead of its permanent re-opening in the spring.

09/26/2013

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Holocaust Museum Most Powerful Artifact Returns Back To Poland

The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington is returning one of its most powerful artifacts to Poland: a wooden barracks that housed prisoners at the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp.

09/26/2013

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Police In Howard County Fundraising For New Museum

Police in Howard County are raising money for a new police museum that is under construction.

09/20/2013

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Smithsonian Chief To Retire In 2014 After 6 Years

Smithsonian Institution Secretary Wayne Clough will retire next year from leading the world’s largest museum and research complex, he announced Wednesday.

09/18/2013

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D.C. National Guard Museum To Open

There’s a new museum in Washington: a gallery commemorating the history of the District of Columbia National Guard.

09/11/2013

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Smithsonian Leader Picked To Head Science Agency

The chairwoman of the Smithsonian Institution’s Board of Regents plans to step down from the museum and research complex because President Barack Obama is nominating her to lead the National Science Foundation.

08/02/2013

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Lawmakers Restart Push For New Latino Museum In D.C.

A national Latino American history museum would be created in one of the oldest buildings on the National Mall under legislation lawmakers have reintroduced, and an advocacy group on Wednesday urged Congress to pass the bill this year.

07/31/2013

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Archaeologists Uncover English Ship Remains In Md.

Archaeologists working with Maryland’s Historic St. Mary’s City museum believe they have discovered the remains of an English ship 10 feet below the St. Mary’s River.

07/25/2013

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