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Bahrain Fort a blissful behemoth offering bountiful history and respite from city bustle

Stars and Stripes 30 Jun 2022
My Uber dropped me off at the fort’s museum ... The museum has a cafe and a nice courtyard for watching the waves come in. A well-paved walking path winds from the museum past some ruins to the imposing 40-foot walls of the fort ... The area seemed like a nice diversion from city life ... The museum offers another avenue for exploration.

Copenhagen gives Tour de France rapturous reception

Arab News 30 Jun 2022
COPENHAGEN. Raucous crowds at the Copenhagen Tivoli theme park gave the Tour de France the kind of reception organizers could only have dreamed of on Wednesday ... Pogacar, who rides for UAE Team Emirates’, said he was excited too ... “It would be nice to wear the yellow jersey, nothing is easy but I want to try and put that in my museum,” the Italian said.

Aiken County high-schooler wins congressional art competition

The Post and Courier 29 Jun 2022
A local high-schooler recently won the 2022 Congressional Art Competition ... Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., in a news release ... “... “We got to see the museum, everyone was so nice. (Her favorite part was) probably the museum, the Smithsonian Museum for Natural History, or when I got to meet the Bulgarian Ambassador (Georgi Panayotov), that was not expected.” ... .

'The Boss' steam engine takes permanent post at downtown Massillon Museum

Canton Repository 28 Jun 2022
MASSILLON – The 1916 Russell traction steam engine — nicknamed "The Boss" — has returned for public viewing to the Massillon Museum garden area on City Hall Street SE. The historic engine is positioned at its permanent home, because the museum's expansion effort concluded about three years ago.

Nigerian Ife head: Why UK police are holding a priceless sculpture

Yahoo Daily News 26 Jun 2022
British police are keeping a stolen statue worth millions of dollars in their custody as a dispute rages between a Belgian antique dealer and a Nigerian museum over its ownership, writes Barnaby Phillips ... The bronze head was stolen from a museum in Nigeria in 1987 ... On the night of 14 January 1987, thieves broke into the Jos Museum.

Check out these North Dakota travel destinations over the summer

Devils Lake Journal 26 Jun 2022
The South Unit welcomes visitors to explore Roosevelt’s old cabin that is located next to it, and there is a nice museum which looks at the history and nature of the park ... Hawk Museum ... hear the past come alive when you enter the grounds of the Dale and Martha Hawk Museum.

The Museum at Dinosaur Junction showcases 230 million years of Eagle County history

Vail Daily 25 Jun 2022
For the past three years, it has been the dream of local paleontologist and dinosaur hunter Billy Doran to open his own dinosaur museum in Eagle County. And Saturday, after months of arduous work, this dream became a reality as The Museum at Dinosaur Junction opened within the Edwards Early Learning Center ... “Museums always are.”.

Third Saturday offers something for the locals to enjoy

Pontiac Daily Leader 24 Jun 2022
Those out-of-towners, out-of-staters and the visitors from foreign lands are able to stop in town and see the Route 66 Museum and Hall of Fame, as well as other museums. There is a nice array of places to dine or get refreshments ... Yost House and Museum is located at 298 W.

L'OCCITANE presents 'Forgotten Perfumery Plants: Fragrance Revelation for Innovation' at the 2022 World Perfumery Congress

Longview News-Journal 23 Jun 2022
L'OCCITANE en Provence has collaborated with the Chemistry Institute of Nice, France, and the International Perfume Museum in Grasse, in an R&D project that not only revives precious historical heritage but offers insights into the link between ingredient sourcing and biodiversity regeneration.

An a-May-zing experience: Chris May reflects on his time as director of the Indiana Basketball ...

The Courier Times 23 Jun 2022
It’s been a “pinch me to make sure this is real” kind of experience for May, the unlikely director of a museum who now has an unsurpassed tenure ... His last day as director of the museum was June 15 ... Evan Bayh for official dedication ceremonies of the new museum on June 13, 1990 ... “We bounced back nicely from the pandemic,” May added.

Summer travel outlook: Galesburg tourism on track despite record gas prices, inflation

The Register-Mail 23 Jun 2022
"You have interesting dining opportunities downtown, along with shops and museums ... Galesburg has quite a few amenities that larger cities have, such as art, live music, great restaurants, shopping, history and museums ... "And we hear a lot of comments from people who come on the train on how nice our museum is.

Authors to speak at Baseball Heritage Museum as part of Cleveland History Days

Cleveland 21 Jun 2022
CLEVELAND, OhioBaseball Heritage Museum is hosting sports-book authors as part of Cleveland History Days. The museum has scheduled four authors speaking on various aspects of baseball history and Cleveland ... The Baseball Heritage Museum has a nice assortment of the sport’s artifacts and mementos pertaining to Cleveland.

Capcom Fighting Collection Review

IGN Insider 21 Jun 2022
And finally we have the Museum ... It’s a bit pie-in-the-sky, but it would have been nice to keep your music of choice going while you perused the awesome museum pieces ... You can also either browse the Museum, or jump into the offline modes of any game while you’re still actively searching for an opponent.

Why you should visit stunning Memphis and Graceland – the home of Elvis Presley

Metro UK 20 Jun 2022
The King is not dead!. Listening to Elvis’s Burning Love while walking through the meditation garden where he is buried at Graceland really gets me ... But I feel something ... Memphis, Tennessee ... Hot rods (Picture ... A few hours in the Rock And Soul museum the next day (tickets £10.60, from the museum’s website) sets things up nicely for the denouement ... More.

Juneteenth marks the end of slavery in the U.S. But when did it end in CT?

The CT Mirror 19 Jun 2022
“We would do the picture show, go to the library, go to the museum, get some candy and come home ... She remembers that when they strolled through the Mattatuck Museum in downtown, she and her friends would stare at a display showing a bunch of bones. “We just thought they were like a nice prop,” Tyson-Wood said.

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