Sensory Sundays at the Holyoke Children’s Museum | Connecting Point | Dec. 3, 2019

Sensory Sundays at the Holyoke Children’s Museum | Connecting Point | Dec. 3, 2019

>>>SIGHT, SOUND, TASTE, SMELL, TOUCH, AND PAIN. THOSE SENSATIONS ARE NOT EXPERIENCED THE SAME WAY BY ALL PEOPLE. RECOGNIZING THAT, THE HOLYOKE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM RECENTLY LAUNCHED A PROGRAM CALLED SENSORY SUNDAYS. ONCE A MONTH, THE MUSEUM IS TRANSFORMED INTO A PLACE THAT IS CALMER AND LESS STIMULATING SO THAT SENSORY-SENSITIVE CHILDREN CAN ENJOY THE MUSEUM,…Continue reading Sensory Sundays at the Holyoke Children’s Museum | Connecting Point | Dec. 3, 2019

How to Get FREE Tickets to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture

How to Get FREE Tickets to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture

If you want to visit the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture, I’m going to tell you the easy way to get same-day tickets. HELLO! Welcome to Trip Hacks DC. My name is Rob. I’m a tour guide here in the nation’s capital. If you’re coming to Washington DC and you’re looking…Continue reading How to Get FREE Tickets to the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture

Museums have a dark past, but we can fix that | Chip Colwell | TEDxMileHigh

Museums have a dark past, but we can fix that | Chip Colwell | TEDxMileHigh

Translator: Hana Colucci Reviewer: Cristina Bufi-Pöcksteiner A confession: I am an archaeologist and a museum curator, but a paradoxical one. For my museum, I collect things, but I also return things back to where they came from. I love museums because they are social, and educational, but I’m most drawn to them because of the…Continue reading Museums have a dark past, but we can fix that | Chip Colwell | TEDxMileHigh