Museum Essays

American Indian Smithsonian Museum

The second floor of National Museum of the American Indian contains many interesting exhibits that tell stories of American Indians, such as the livelihood of Native Americans in the present time and the culture of American Indians. There are many items that are related to American Indians’ lives in those exhibits. However, the author of this essay is interested in The American Indian which is the name of an oil painting that has been depicted in one of those exhibits,…

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A Trip to the Mutter Museum

The Mutter Museum in Philadelphia is essentially a medical museum that houses pathological and anatomical specimens, aged medical equipment, wax models, and odd medical objects. It is located in the Center City of Philadelphia, specifically at The College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Although the museum contains many interesting and intriguing objects, possibly the most popular one on display was the famed Soap Lady, which, according to the museum records, has been a mystery since the 19th century and is located…

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Broad Ripple Park Carousel

The Broad Ripple Park Carousel was installed in 1917 in an amusement park on the outskirts of Indianapolis, Indiana. The White City Amusement Park had been established in 1906 in what is now Broad Ripple Village, alongside the White River. In 1908 a fire caused damage throughout the park, and only the swimming pool remained unscathed. [2] The park closed for three years until its purchase by the Union Traction Company, which restored it and operated it for eleven years….

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Holocaust Museum

The scary and historical holocaust museum in the United States gives a memorable and unforgettable lesson in the fragility of freedom. During World War II,where the time of which the Nazi Germany operate and murdered all European Jews because of their sense of racial inferiority. The word holocaust derived from the Greek word meaning sacrifice by fire. In January 1933, the Nazi’s came to lead the Germany. And they used different terms to hide the true nature of their crimes….

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Canadian Museum of Nature Web Analysis

The Canadian Museum of Nature’s website is an average piece of work that gathers audience from both English and French speaking individuals. The museum’s Web presence is elegant and simple to use, clearly separating the English segment from the French segment to allow easier navigation throughout the site, which, considering the size and diversity of the system it represents, makes you wonder how the designers and creators managed to pull it off in such a simple way. Rhetorical Design The…

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Holocaust Museum Experience

The capability of the Holocaust Museum to create variety of experiences among individuals has been manifested upon my visit in the museum. The capability of the museum to be an instrument for learning and at the same time an avenue for recounting history’s sad past remains to be evident in each person’s eyes as they try to recall what transpire in those incidents. Thus, visiting the Holocaust Museum can create a lasting effect among individuals. According to (United States Holocaust…

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Museu De Arte Contemporânea De Niterói

The Niterói Contemporary Art Museum (Museu de Arte Contemporânea de Niterói — MAC) is situated in the city of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and is one of the city’s main landmarks. It was completed in 1996. Designed by Oscar Niemeyer with the assistance of structural engineer Bruno Contarini, who had worked with Niemeyer on earlier projects, the MAC-Niterói is 16 meters high; its cupola has a diameter of 50 metres with three floors. The museum projects itself over Boa…

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A Spectrum Through Time

Museum of the Moving Image is the country’s only museum dedicated to the art, history, technique, and technology of the moving image in all its forms. It is one-of-a-kind destination for audiences of all ages and interests, from connoisseurs of classic cinema to children and families to avid gamers. The Museum is located the state of New York in Astoria Queens and has a collection of approximately 130,000 artifacts relating to the art, history and technology of the moving image….

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Buffalo Soldiers Museum

Visiting the historical Buffalo Soldier National Museum was quite interesting to me. I learned more about not only African American history but American history as well. The goal or mission of the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum is “to educate, preserve, promote and perpetuate the history, tradition and outstanding contributions of America’s Buffalo Soldiers from the Revolutionary War to present. The Buffalo Soldiers National Museum seeks out to achieve its mission through its interpretation, collections, displays and historical artifacts, documents, videos,…

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A Visit to the Holocaust Memorial Museum

I could not express the solemnity that envelops the place. The atmosphere of the exhibits is obviously full of grief, but the stillness of the images somehow brought a certain kind of peace despite the bizarre scenarios they depicted. Hundreds and thousands of black and white photographs dominate the place, pictures that would forever serve as a memorial to the sufferings of the victims of the Holocaust under Nazi Germany. Everything was terrifying and I wonder what human being can…

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Minx Marketing Solutions

A London museum in partnership with department of culture and tourism in Syria wants to prepare for an exhibition to showcase selection of artifacts, relics, sculptures and art – originating from the city of Palmyra, in Syria for a limited time period, over summer 2009. The museum reached out for our company to help launch and manage a campaign that is meant to promote the exhibition, pull customers, raise the museums profile thus reminding the consumers of the museum, differentiate…

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Kimbell Art Museum

The Kimbell Art Museum at Fort Worth, Texas houses some of the most exquisite and fascinating art pieces. The museum boasts of its wide array of collection of paintings, sculptures, potteries and other historical and cultural artifacts from all over the world. Visiting this place is like going through a time machine because of the many artworks from different periods in history that you can see and even touch. Visitors can enjoy both the beauty of the old and the…

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