Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society
Built in 1914 for George Stone Bloss, Jr. and his wife Christine it was designed by the architect William Bedesen. Built at the cost of $11,954, the house is 4080 square feet, including the enclosed porches. The architectural design of the house reflects the background of the Connecticut born family, with the construction materials that were used being common to California.
The B Reactor Museum Association is working to preserve as a museum the Hanford B. Reactor, the first full-scale nuclear reactor in the world, located on the Hanford Site 40 miles north of Richland.
Children's, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Science, Specialized
On Presidents’ Day, February 16, 2003, amid a record-breaking snowfall, one half of the Museum’s massive roof collapsed. The collapse occurred as a result of the weight of drifting snow on the western side of the building. Eyewitness accounts depict the drifts nearly six feet in depth. The first alarm was received at approximately 11:40 PM on February 16th. Museum officials responded to find two sections of the 22-sectioned roof collapsed.
Ellicott City, Maryland
General, History, Specialized
The Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum: Ellicott City Station is the oldest surviving railroad station in America, and was the original terminus of the first 13 miles of commercial railroad in the country. The site features the Main Depot building, constructed in 1830-31; the freight house, designed by E. Francis Baldwin and built in 1885; a replica of the first horse-drawn passenger rail car, the Pioneer; and a 1927 "I-5" Caboose.
Washington, District of Columbia
History, Historical Society
B-RI Railroad and Heritage Museum in Teague, TX is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Supreme Court exhibit.
Babe Didrickson Zaharias Museum in Beaumont, TX is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Bachelor Officers' Quarters at Angel Island in Tiburon, CA is one of more than 15,400 museums in the MuseumsUSA directory. Find an exciting museum to visit where you live or vacation today.
Archaeology, Botanical Garden, Cemetery, Culture, History, Historic House, Park
Built in 1665, Preservation Virginia's Bacon's Castle is North America's Only Surviving Example of Jacobean Architecture and Oldest Surviving 17th-century English formal garden and Tidewater Virginia 1710 Barn. The 40-acre historic site includes a slave quarters and smokehouse.
Medora, North Dakota
Biblical history and artifacts
Culture, History, Historical Society, Natural History, Park, Specialized
Kadoka, South Dakota