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  • Auctioned paintings fetch $1 million for WSU art museum

    With $1 million from the recent sale of two 1930s paintings, Washington State University’s Museum of Art looks forward to building and maintaining its collection.


  • Spokane’s MAC considering return to not-for-profit

    After another “flat” budget proposal from the state, leaders at Spokane’s Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture say it’s time for the institution to cut most formal ties with Olympia. …


  • Ellis Island museum reopens after Superstorm Sandy’s floods

    NEW YORK – The island that ushered millions of immigrants into the United States and became a monument to its mosaic of ancestries reopened to visitors Monday for the first …


  • New MAC exhibit devoted to man with a towering résumé

    The new exhibit, “David Douglas: A Naturalist at Work,” opening Saturday at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, includes some super-sized objects: • A preserved California condor, 9 feet …


  • $60 million car museum opens near Tacoma

    TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — One of the largest car museums in the country has opened in Tacoma, Wash., as a tribute to how the automobile has shaped American culture and …


  • Formal vote fires museum director

    The board that oversees the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture on Wednesday upheld the firing of the museum’s executive director, a decision that revealed significant division between the board …


  • MAC board fires director again

    The board of the Northwest Museum of Arts and Cultures upheld the firing of the museum’s executive director this afternoon, in a decision that has revealed significant division between the …


  • Mobius Science Center to open in August

    Mobius Science Center’s new location will open on Aug. 3, with a grand opening celebration taking place in early September, the organization announced today.


  • Key pair laid off at MAC

    The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture escaped budget death last month and now crowds are showing up in good numbers for “Leonardo da Vinci: Man-Inventor-Genius.” Yet the museum had …


  • Nearly $3 million in state funds preserve MAC

    The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture will not have to close. The museum received just under $3 million for the coming biennium as part of the state budget that …


  • MAC wins state funding, will remain open

    The Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture (MAC) will not have to close. The museum received just under $3 million for the coming biennium as part of the state budget …


  • Spokane Law Enforcement Museum to open soon

    William Horatio Lewis was born in Manlius, N.Y., in 1855. He headed west as a stagecoach driver and was one of the first civilians to arrive after the Battle of …


  • Cheney Museum settling in

    It’s been almost a year of uncertainty, but the Cheney Historical Museum has moved into its new location at 420 First St. The museum lost its home last January after …


  • Castlegar, Revelstoke offer unique looks at Canadian history

    It was a fall British Columbia golfing holiday for my wife Sally and me, but since you can’t play the game all day long, we had time to sightsee. We …


  • Museum raises funds for new home

    The Cheney Historical Museum has been keeping the history of Cheney, Four Lakes, Marshall, Tyler and Amber alive for years. The people, schools and some incorporated towns have come and …


  • Treasure exhibit opens this summer in Bozeman

    Gold galleons, buried jewels and plundered booty: no summer vacation should be without a good treasure hunt! This summer, Bozeman, Montana’s Museum of the Rockies provides the tools and tutorials …


  • BC museum turns its attention to humans

    It’s about time. The red-headed stepchildren of the planet will – at long last – get their due, taking their place beside monkeys and bees. Now I’m sure those animal …


  • Korean War vet fighting a new battle

    A nationally recognized nonprofit group has collected more than $6 million, promising to build a Korean War museum in Illinois with tax-deductible donations from veterans in Spokane and across the …


  • The art of innovation

    Samuel Colt’s name is synonymous with revolvers – the Walker Colt, the Colt Navy Revolver and the Colt .45. So naturally, revolvers by the dozen are at the heart of …


  • Space Museum Takes Off In New Mexico What Started As A ‘Dressed-Up Water Tank’ Has Developed Into A Space Memorabilia Extravaganza

    A mural depicts the history of the space program, including the Appolo 1 tragedy, at The Space Murals Inc. museum and gift shop along U.S. Highway 70 in New Mexico. …

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