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What will an art gallery or museum visit be like once they open their doors?
# Picture This
# Picture This

What will an art gallery or museum visit be like once they open their doors?

Jun 26th 2020, 6:20 AM 7,666 Views 0 Comments

Some galleries are trying to make the experience as normal as possible.

Ireland's wars, the first Dáil and rural electrification - A look at the National Museum of Ireland's 2019 programme
# National Museum Of Ireland
# National Museum Of Ireland

Ireland's wars, the first Dáil and rural electrification - A look at the National Museum of Ireland's 2019 programme

Mar 21st 2019, 11:43 AM 8,001 Views 2 Comments

The museum will stage five temporary exhibitions alongside its usual long-term collections.

Cutbacks blamed as massive fire guts Brazil's national museum
# National Museum Of Brazil
# National Museum Of Brazil

Cutbacks blamed as massive fire guts Brazil's national museum

Sep 3rd 2018, 11:04 PM 8,741 Views 5 Comments

Around 500 protesters formed a human chain around the museum’s still-smoldering remains.

'This is a tragic day for Brazil': Fire tears through historic museum in Rio
# Incalcuable
# Incalcuable

'This is a tragic day for Brazil': Fire tears through historic museum in Rio

Sep 3rd 2018, 7:12 AM 14,481 Views 6 Comments

The fire “spread very quickly”, officials said.

A French art museum has just discovered half of its collection are fakes
# C'est Terrible
# C'est Terrible

A French art museum has just discovered half of its collection are fakes

Apr 30th 2018, 10:54 AM 26,859 Views 20 Comments

Out of the 140 artworks in the collection, 82 were fake.

From Patricio Lynch to Che Guevara: The story of the Cuban revolutionary's Irish links
# Ché Mo Laoch
# Ché Mo Laoch

From Patricio Lynch to Che Guevara: The story of the Cuban revolutionary's Irish links

Dec 25th 2017, 12:01 PM 46,675 Views 70 Comments

We spoke to Epic, the Irish emigration museum about the Irish lineage behind Che Guevara, Rihanna and the US social activist Mother Jones.

11 vital things we need to see included in the proposed U2 museum in Dublin
# EX-HIB-I-TION
From The Daily Edge
# EX-HIB-I-TION

11 vital things we need to see included in the proposed U2 museum in Dublin

Aug 7th 2017, 2:30 PM 4,629 Views 3 Comments

We are open to the role of the museum’s artistic director.

'Iconic Aran jumper' to go on display at New York Museum of Modern Art
# Who Are You Wearing
# Who Are You Wearing

'Iconic Aran jumper' to go on display at New York Museum of Modern Art

Aug 3rd 2017, 7:14 PM 22,329 Views 39 Comments

The jumper will feature alongside a Wonderbra and a pair of Levi 501 jeans from the 1940s.

PHOTOS: Priceless remains lie in ruins at Mosul museum
# Islamic State
# Islamic State

PHOTOS: Priceless remains lie in ruins at Mosul museum

Mar 13th 2017, 7:47 PM 15,888 Views 21 Comments

Iraqi forces recently retook the building from the so-called Islamic State group.

Report shows 'toxic' culture of bullying at National Museum of Ireland
# Complaints
# Complaints

Report shows 'toxic' culture of bullying at National Museum of Ireland

Feb 9th 2017, 9:43 PM 28,490 Views 38 Comments

A new report seen by RTÉ, highlights ‘bullying’ and ‘harassment’ at the National Museum.

A pensioner filled in a crossword at a museum, only to discover it's art worth €80,000
# Oh Dear
From The Daily Edge
# Oh Dear

A pensioner filled in a crossword at a museum, only to discover it's art worth €80,000

Jul 15th 2016, 8:56 PM 6,897 Views 2 Comments

“Anyone got any idea about 5 Across?”

A US holocaust museum is asking Pokémon Go players to keep away
# TOO FAR
# TOO FAR

A US holocaust museum is asking Pokémon Go players to keep away

Jul 13th 2016, 9:51 AM 18,668 Views 41 Comments

The museum is trying to remove itself from the game as people visit it to catch Pokémon.

This man ignored a museum's 'no touching' rules and smashed a priceless clock
# No Touching
From The Daily Edge
# No Touching

This man ignored a museum's 'no touching' rules and smashed a priceless clock

Jun 3rd 2016, 2:05 PM 7,315 Views 13 Comments

Good job, mate.

70 years after the liberation of Auschwitz, a gold ring and necklace are found hidden in an old mug
# Discovered
# Discovered

70 years after the liberation of Auschwitz, a gold ring and necklace are found hidden in an old mug

May 21st 2016, 1:00 PM 34,205 Views 86 Comments

One million European Jews died between 1940 and 1945 at the Auschwitz camp in the southern city of Oswiecim.

This guy turned his museum trip into one epic face-swapping session
# Living History
From The Daily Edge
# Living History

This guy turned his museum trip into one epic face-swapping session

Apr 17th 2016, 2:39 PM 5,300 Views 3 Comments

Genius.

This is the best museum in Ireland*
# Little Victory
# Little Victory

This is the best museum in Ireland*

Sep 18th 2015, 11:40 AM 24,519 Views 24 Comments

*According to TripAdvisor.

People are angry that a museum meant to celebrate women is now devoted to Jack the Ripper
# Cable Street
From The Daily Edge
# Cable Street

People are angry that a museum meant to celebrate women is now devoted to Jack the Ripper

Jul 30th 2015, 8:27 AM 3,037 Views 2 Comments

Y’know, Jack the Ripper. Who killed women.

PHOTOS: Welcome to Old Car City, USA - the world's largest junkyard museum
# The Past Is Another Country
# The Past Is Another Country

PHOTOS: Welcome to Old Car City, USA - the world's largest junkyard museum

Jul 17th 2015, 8:49 PM 15,969 Views 8 Comments

Waste not, want not.

This hideous beige 1980s kitchen? It's now a museum piece
# Feeling Old
# Feeling Old

This hideous beige 1980s kitchen? It's now a museum piece

Mar 22nd 2015, 6:00 PM 37,577 Views 32 Comments

That was three decades ago. In the last century.

Vote on contentious 1916 museum delayed AGAIN
# Dublin City Council
# Dublin City Council

Vote on contentious 1916 museum delayed AGAIN

Oct 6th 2014, 7:20 PM 16,206 Views 37 Comments

The ‘land swap’ deal is opposed by Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin, the Greens and People Before Profit.

Kilkenny 'pop-up' museum lets you uncover Ireland's past
# Free To Learn
# Free To Learn

Kilkenny 'pop-up' museum lets you uncover Ireland's past

Aug 14th 2014, 8:10 AM 6,477 Views 2 Comments

The project will run in the Parade in Kilkenny city today.

Couple caught on camera stealing a model dinosaur from a museum
# Dino Drama
From The Daily Edge
# Dino Drama

Couple caught on camera stealing a model dinosaur from a museum

Jul 19th 2014, 11:45 AM 2,664 Views 1 Comment

Why, people? Why?

Suspects who stole baby dinosaur from a museum hand themselves in
# Dem Bones
# Dem Bones

Suspects who stole baby dinosaur from a museum hand themselves in

Jul 18th 2014, 6:32 PM 11,639 Views 17 Comments

Doyouthinktheysaurus? Yes. Yes they did.

There is a bouncy castle full of boobs in a New York museum
# Jump Around
From The Daily Edge
# Jump Around

There is a bouncy castle full of boobs in a New York museum

Jun 30th 2014, 10:30 PM 5,938 Views 0 Comments

Quite literally. NSFW, perhaps.

New Irish Whiskey Museum to get €150,000 of Government funding
# Drop In
# Drop In

New Irish Whiskey Museum to get €150,000 of Government funding

Jun 3rd 2014, 12:22 PM 11,652 Views 76 Comments

St. Patrick’s Cathedral will also recive funds through Fáilte Ireland.

"Extraordinary" - Visitors to Dublin's Little Museum up 114 per cent
# Dublin
# Dublin

"Extraordinary" - Visitors to Dublin's Little Museum up 114 per cent

Jan 18th 2014, 5:00 PM 16,343 Views 9 Comments

The team behind the museum say they are delighted – and gobsmacked – by the figure.

Cycling photographer's rare pictures uncover the Ireland of old
# Irish History
# Irish History

Cycling photographer's rare pictures uncover the Ireland of old

Dec 30th 2013, 7:45 PM 33,978 Views 30 Comments

Franz Haselbeck cycled around Limerick and South Clare taking photographs of daily events – and major happenings.

New, larger Irish Jewish Museum granted planning permission
# Dublin
# Dublin

New, larger Irish Jewish Museum granted planning permission

Dec 30th 2013, 4:34 PM 13,014 Views 96 Comments

An Bord Pleanála granted permission with ‘revised conditions’.

Column: Atheist gatherings take the positive aspects of church like the sense of community and self-reflection
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Atheist gatherings take the positive aspects of church like the sense of community and self-reflection

Dec 13th 2013, 7:30 PM 251 Views 352 Comments

The Sunday Assembly, which takes place this Sunday is a gathering of a godless congregation of over 100 people, with ages ranging from 7 to 70.

Here's a museum that tells blind visitors: Please touch!
# Seeing By Touch
# Seeing By Touch

Here's a museum that tells blind visitors: Please touch!

Dec 8th 2013, 5:30 PM 7,550 Views 8 Comments

Blind and visually impaired visitors are encouraged to get up close to items during their special tours.

Dublin could be getting its very own chocolate museum
# Sweeeeet
From The Daily Edge
# Sweeeeet

Dublin could be getting its very own chocolate museum

Nov 28th 2013, 5:39 PM 2,397 Views 1 Comment

A very tasty prospect.

Rubber duck beats Pac Man and My Little Pony into Toy Hall of Fame
# Rubber Duckie
From The Daily Edge
# Rubber Duckie

Rubber duck beats Pac Man and My Little Pony into Toy Hall of Fame

Nov 8th 2013, 9:39 AM 1,128 Views 0 Comments

We demand a recount!

Berlin museum seeks return of ancient gold tablet taken to US after the Holocaust
# Dispute
# Dispute

Berlin museum seeks return of ancient gold tablet taken to US after the Holocaust

Oct 15th 2013, 3:12 PM 4,083 Views 31 Comments

The tablet was brought to the US by a Holocaust survivor after surviving the Auschwitz concentration camp.

Ireland's MOMA to reopen this weekend
# IMMA
# IMMA

Ireland's MOMA to reopen this weekend

Oct 11th 2013, 7:30 AM 6,492 Views 19 Comments

Tea dances, drawing workshops and creative dens.

Five ways to make the most of Culture Night
# Culture Club
# Culture Club

Five ways to make the most of Culture Night

Sep 20th 2013, 7:15 AM 7,768 Views 6 Comments

Getting out and about on Culture Night? Here’s how to make sure it’s a great one.

Titanic bandmaster's violin on display in Belfast
# The Band Played On...
# The Band Played On...

Titanic bandmaster's violin on display in Belfast

Sep 19th 2013, 6:45 AM 5,864 Views 25 Comments

The iconic instrument belonged to Wallace Hartley, who famously continued playing alongside his fellow musicians as the vessel sank in 1912.

Investigation at the Louvre after thousands of fake tickets found
# Not In Louvre
# Not In Louvre

Investigation at the Louvre after thousands of fake tickets found

Sep 11th 2013, 8:42 PM 12,536 Views 15 Comments

Some of the tickets being presented by Chinese tourists were said to be “perfect clones”.

Police seize 'Putin in women's underwear' painting
# Russia
# Russia

Police seize 'Putin in women's underwear' painting

Aug 28th 2013, 1:41 PM 8,952 Views 30 Comments

The painting portrays Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev lounging together in lingerie.

Ancient statue mysteriously starts spinning in museum
# Walk Like An Egyptian
From The Daily Edge
# Walk Like An Egyptian

Ancient statue mysteriously starts spinning in museum

Jun 25th 2013, 9:33 AM 15,781 Views 49 Comments

Staff set up a camera to record the Egyptian relic – here’s the video…

Going for gold: 400 year-old coins go on display at National Museum
# Gold Rush
# Gold Rush

Going for gold: 400 year-old coins go on display at National Museum

May 30th 2013, 5:58 PM 7,474 Views 13 Comments

Eighty one gold coins belonging to a seventeenth century merchant have gone on display at the National Museum of Ireland. Very little chocolate is said to be inside them.

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