Anthropology, Archaeology, Art, Children's, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Library, Natural History, Science
Welcome to the L.C. Bates Museum of Natural History and Culture where students and adults can explore natural history and Maine history through self-guided visits and programs designed to meet Maine’s Learning Results. Museum exhibits include Maine natural history, Americana, art, archaeology, minerals and ethnology. The museum and its exhibits and outdoor arboretum provide a window into our history, diverse animal and plant life, and Maine environment.
General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Specialized
The museum contains everything from native american artifacts (on loan from the Rebstock family) to a circa 1918 mail rig to hundreds of tools, photographs, and vintage clothing. One highlight are the hanging tools of Hawthorne township farmer Phil Hanna, "the humane hangman", who ended the life of Southern Illinois' most famous or infamous outlaw, Charlie Birger. Hanna presided over many early 20th century executions.
Los Angeles, California
Learn about the life and work of L. Ron Hubbard, Founder of Dianetics and Scientology, in this educational and entertaining museum. See his early life adventures as a Boy Scout, becoming America's youngest Eagle Scout at the age of 13. Learn about his studies of 21 cultures including intriguing diaries and photographs of the people and far off places he visited through his teens and 20's at the turn of the 20th century. Listen to stories written by Mr.
Los Angeles, California
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L.D. Brinkman Art Foundation in Kerrville, 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.
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This garden demonstrates drought-tolerant plants. The project was started to help the unemployed during the Great Depression.
La Crosse, Wisconsin
Archaeology, Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society
LCHS owns and manages two museums, Riverside Museum at 401 E. Veterans Drive, and Historic Hixon House Museum at 429 7th St. N. Both are in La Crosse WI.
La Crosse, Wisconsin
La Habra, California
Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society
The La Habra Historical Museum is now located at 215 E. La Habra Blvd., between City Hall and the Veteran's Memorial Hall.
Art, Culture, General, History, Historical Society
The local membership does research of families (at a nominal fee) for those who visit the museum and many who correspond. Most of the local histories have been indexed, as have the scrapbooks compiled from local newspapers containing obits, weddings, and anniversaries. The museum also has many family files and card files with cross-indexing.
La Jolla, California
The La Jolla Art Association is a 501(c)(3) non profit organization promoting art.
La Mesa, California
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Museum contains an imposing assembly of arms and artifact chronicling U.S. conflicts from Spanish-American War to Desert Storm and today's war on terror. There are artillery pieces and aircraft on the grounds.
La Mirada in Monterey, 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.
La Porte, Indiana
General, History, Historical Society, Library, Specialized
We have thousands of items on permanent display. We are now able to have more programs that involve the community. We try to have a current display that changes every few months.
The majority of the downstairs level of the museum is given over to the W. A Jones Collection of Ancient Weapons. William A. Jones owned an iron foundry in Chicago, traveling around the world in search of items for his collection.
Archaeology, Culture, General, History, Historical Society, Library, Military, Natural History
We are housed in a spacious, Colonial-style building with ample parking and lawns for outside events. Listed by the American Automobile Association as a 'GEM Site,' we offer interesting, educational displays 5 days a week, along with special events such as our annual Civil War Weekend in June, and Old Car Show in July. Special theme displays, guest speakers, and more are routinely scheduled.