CBMM to host marine welding course

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum and Chesapeake College are partnering this spring to host a marine welding course. The seven-session course, WEL: Special Topics–Marine Welding Processes, is scheduled for Monday evenings, March 27–May 8, from 6–8:30pm. The cost is $850 […]

The Museum of Science and Industry presents Pompeii exhibition

The Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) invites guests to step back in time and experience one of nature’s most powerful moments in Pompeii: The Exhibition. This world-renowned collection of priceless artifacts and hands-on multimedia productions is staged in 79 […]

Exhibition showcases 1968 campaign against poverty

A new exhibition at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center is illuminating the often-overlooked history of the multicultural movement to confront poverty that redefined social justice and activism in America. Solidarity Now! 1968 Poor People’s Campaign, organized by the Smithsonian […]

Museum of Flight announce Engineering Fair

There will be geek family fanfare when the Puget Sound Engineering Council Fair and the Popsicle Stick Bridge Building Contest return to the Museum on March 11. The remarkably rambunctious Bridge Contest is a spectacle for families. The Engineering Fair […]

Robot Submarine Nemo to be auctioned

The remotely-operated underwater vehicle is one of the highlights featured in an auction with other never-before-offered historic artifacts recovered from the legendary “Ship of Gold,” the S.S. Central America. The auction will be conducted in Reno, Nevada and online by […]

Holabird’s online Treasures from the Shelves auction sale

Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC’s next auction, titled Treasures from the Shelves, will represent a bit of a departure from past events. For starters, it’s only two days (February 18th and 19th), not Holabird’s customary five days. Start times both […]


DOUGLASS, Kan. – An outstanding Tiffany Studios (N.Y.) table lamp with a leaded glass Nasturtium shade is the expected headliner in the sale of Part 2 of the Ron Blessing collection – an incredible accumulation of quality Victorian antiques, French […]

CBMM Summer Camp registration opens

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s popular summer camps will return this year offering Bay-themed fun for children ages 4-15. Registration is set to open on Jan. 2, 2023, for these weeklong camps, which run from June 26-Aug. 18, with a […]

Museum of Flight Celebrates the Wright Spirit

On Dec. 17, the Museum turns back the clock to that day in 1903 for an all-day celebration of the anniversary of the Wright brothers’ first powered flight. The Wright Spirit event includes live music from the period, Wright-themed family […]