George G shares images of a well-preserved piece of our educational history.
PHeymont reflects on reasons for re-visiting familiar museums again and again, and argues that good museums are never the same.
On a shore excursion, Marilyn visits the oldest Anglican church outside the British Isles.
A change in plans took George G to this museum with its fascinating display of artifacts from wars across America's history
DrFumblefinger is charmed by the well-preserved Medieval core of Radovlijica, Slovenia.
Shanghai is China's most populous city and, as Barry Barford discovered, it is surprisingly cosmopolitan.
The physical railroads played a part in the Underground Railroad, which will be explored by new exhibits at the B&O Railroad Museum in Maryland.
A new Yosemite History Center is being developed, with the first step an exhibit highlighting Chinese laborers who helped build the park in the 1880s
The Legacy Museum in Montgomery, Alabama is re-opening with an expanded view of slavery and its legacy.
Gumbo visits the ancient city of Anuradhapura in Sri Lanka. The city dates back to the time before Christ and contains some interesting historic sites.
An ancient Douglas fir in Mount Rainier National Park counts the years from the 13th century in its rings
DrFumblefinger visits the historic home of the wealthy and influential Sforza family in Milan, and is especially pleased to see Michelangelo's final work,,the Pietà Rondanini.
A short and easy trail in Mount Rainier National Park offers insights into a living environment as well as a small slice of human history.
A long and curious history has left Strasbourg with four churches sharing the same name, two Protestant and two Catholic, and all worth seeing.
Jonathan L takes a walk around the historic Bonaventure Cemetery in Savannah