PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Portland Museum of Art launched a campaign Monday to raise $85 million for a project to accommodate a growing collection and increasing numbers of visitors.
The museum will either replace or significantly expand the building where the former Children's Museum was located, The Portland Press Herald reported.
DENVER (AP) — A Colorado children’s museum is the latest casualty of harassment by people angry over mask mandates designed to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island officials are preparing now to vaccinate children ages 5 to 11 in anticipation of the federal government authorizing Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for that age group, Gov.
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A private LGBTQ event that was to be held at the Lincoln Children’s Museum has been canceled following a barrage of threats — including death threats — against the museum and the nonprofit group putting on the event.
BERLIN (AP) — Torrential rain pours down, waves break and big puddles splash as visitors enter the new children's museum at the Jewish Museum in Berlin. No surprise there, because the exhibit is dedicated to the ancient story of Noah's Ark and begins in the middle of the biblical deluge.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin state lawmaker compared a nonprofit children's museum's mask policy to the Nazi Party in a social media post that generated outrage and calls for an apology.
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis has named a 29-year veteran of the attraction to be its new president and CEO.
After Jeffrey Patchen notified museum staff of his retirement from those positions Friday, Jennifer Pace Robinson was named Saturday to succeed him, effective immediately...
MERIDIAN, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Children’s Museum-Meridian will open later this month, culminating years of planning and construction...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis will close its popular “Dinosphere” for more than a year to freshen it up with new fossil finds and a walk-through aquarium featuring reproductions of ancient sea creatures...
WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — Seven organizations and a Native American tribe in Maine are slated to receive more than $5 million in federal grants and loans that are intended to boost rural institutions...
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine children's museum has sold its downtown Portland building to help clear the way for a move into a new space...
ShowBiz Minute: Dale, Jackson, box office
High ticket sales to a Saturday children event at a Madison museum for Gov.-elect Tony Evers' inauguration have forced the museum to cancel walk-up admission before the event.
East Lyme — As Christopher Agostino talked about the longevity of fables, the back of 4-year-old Jack Farrior was to the audience of more than 30 children and their parents and guardians gathered at the Children's Museum of Southeastern Connecticut.
The Fort Bend Children's Discovery Center – A Very Special Project of the Children's Museum of Houston announces that it has reached its 100,000th visitor.
The lucky visitor was Roshmy Vilangattusil, a Discovery Center member, who visited with her two young boys - and is expecting a girl - on the morning of April 7.