August 18, 2019

Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum


Located in University Circle in Cleveland, the Crawford Auto-Aviation Museum houses a collection of the Western Reserve Historical Society. It contains  historically significant automobiles (over 200 vehicles from Model T to contemporary Jaguar), bicycles, aircraft, spacecraft, motorcycles and even a boat, Tinkerbelle.  It’s fascinating. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); If history is your thing, and [...]

Boston Museum of Science


Of all the science museums I’ve visited, I’m most familiar with the Boston Museum of Science. Relatively speaking, it’s right next door to me.  When I visit, I plan to be there for the day, and I’m never bored. This is not an inexpensive day, but it is riveting. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); My [...]

Scribner’s Mill Back to the Past Celebration


This annual event is the major fundraiser for the Scribner’s Mill Preservation group.  They pull out all the stops and it is a great historical event.  The Back to the Past celebration is always the first weekend in August.  The efforts of dozens of volunteers and exhibitors help make this a great experience for the [...]

Arizona Science Center


(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I personally love, love, love museums of science. The hands-on approach, designed primarily to entice children, is a big draw for me as well!  I always learn something. I’m always in awe of something. I’m always stumped by something. There is no way a visitor can be bored.

New England Aquarium


The city of Boston has no shortage of sights to see. While you’re planning which to include on your visit, consider the New England Aquarium. In addition to a stellar sea life display, including a four-story coral reef tank, the Aquarium offers an IMAX theatre, whale watches, a penguin presentation, classes and special programs.  There [...]

The Museum of Art in Portland, Maine


This is a gem of a museum.  It is the oldest art museum in Maine and is home to over 17,000 objects d’art.  Found on the corner of High and Free Streets, and visible from Congress St., the PMA is conveniently located for access on a walking tour of Portland. In addition to rotating special [...]