Los Banos, California
Anthropology, Archaeology, Culture, General, History
Mural, Indian artifacts, history
Archaeology, Culture, History, Historic House, Specialized
Built c. 1724 by William Ramsay, the house is said to have brought down river and barged to its current location in 1749. It now serves as the City's visitor center.
Archaeology, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library
Historical society organized in 1950s, acquired 1858 house to house donated artifacts, built addition for display area after 2000, moved genealogy collection into Museum 1998 for convenience of researchers.
Archaeology, Art, Culture, General, History, Historical Society, Library
The Rand Desert Museum is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving and protecting the cultural and architectural history of the Rand Mining District and adjacent histoic sites in the Upper Mojave Desert Region of California. Information about the communites of Randsburg, Johannesburg, Red Moutain ( Osdick ), Atolia, Garlock, Saltdale, and Cantil may be found at the museum. In addition we have information and displays about Burro Schmidts Tunnel and other mines in the area.
Archaeology, Art, Children's, Culture, History, Natural History, Science
The Red River Valley Museum is a museum of history, science and art. The rich and colorful history of Wilbarger County can be traced over 10,000 years ago as evidenced by the artifacts found in the J. Henry and Ethel Ray Collection. Newest exhibit is the Western Trail Drover - an interactive exhibit with nine vignettes of the Western Trail. The Bill Bond Large Game Animal Exhibit consists of 137 large game animals collected in a period that spanned 40 years.
Rocky Ford, Colorado
Anthropology, Archaeology, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military, Park, Specialized
EXPLORE THE HISTORY OF ROCKY FORD and life in the Arkansas Valley at the Rocky Ford Historical Museum. Housed in a Carnegie Public Library built in 1908, and is on the National Register of Historic Places. The Museum takes a broad look at the area history from 1878 to date. The collection includes objects documenting the Arkansas Valley Fair, Watermelon Day, the sugar industry and the everyday life of the people of the Arkansas Valley.
Woodland Park, Colorado
Archaeology, Children's, General, Natural History, Nature Centers, Park, Science, Specialized
Visitors to the center enjoy its wide collection of fossilized animals from the late Cretaceous period. A movie in the center's theater shows how scientists dig up fossils and get them ready for display. Even better, visitors can peer through windows into the paleo lab and watch specimens being prepared.
Archaeology, Children's, Culture, General, History, Historic House, Library, Science
Real objects from our past. True stories about our community and its people. Family fun and life-long learning. That's what people of all ages discover at the Rogers Historical Museum.
Greenville, South Carolina
Anthropology, Arboretum, Archaeology, Botanical Garden, Children's, History, Library, Natural History, Nature Centers, Park, Planetarium, Science, Specialized, Zoo
The arboretum is a Roper Mountain location that is lovely year-round, but it is especially glorious when the azaleas and Carolina jessamine are blooming in the spring. First established in 1987, the arboretum displays landscape specimens and identifies them with markers that show both the botanical name and common name for each plant.
Cape Girardeau, Missouri
Archaeology, Art, Culture, History, University
The Rosemary Berkel and Harry L. Crisp II Southeast Missouri Regional Museum is on the River Campus of Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. This includes a history gallery, art gallery, video theatre and classroom. The Crisp Museum also has a large outreach service area covering 25 counties of Southeast Missouri, with a 38-foot walk through vehicle that has rotating exhibits.
Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania
Archaeology, Cemetery, Church, History, Historical Society, Library, Natural History
The Rostraver Township Historical Society is dedicated to the preservation of history, artifacts, historic buildings, and, with a primary interest in bringing public awareness to the importance of this mission, emphasizing the uniqueness of the area. The RTHS meets at the Historic Fells Methodist Church, the first Methodist Church to locate in Rostraver Township.
Archaeology, Culture, History, Historic House
The Rutherford B H Yates Museum, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3), non profit organization, incorporated in the State of Texas on Dec. 26, 1996. It is located in the endangered, post Civil War, National Register Historic District of Freedmen's Town-4th Ward, Houston, Tx.