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Tiffany Glass at the Cincinnati Museum Center

Tiffany Glass at the Cincinnati Museum Center

There is an impressive collection of Tiffany Glass at the Cincinnati Art Museum.  The exhibition displays many different samples of Tiffany Glass, both windows and lamps.  The exhibition tells about the history of Tiffany Glass, displays some samples of glass that were used to create the masterpieces, and even shows guests a few “faux” Tiffany...
Hands on Fun & Learning at COSI in Columbus

Hands on Fun & Learning at COSI in Columbus

Over Spring Break this year we visited one of our favorite museums for a day of hands on fun and learning.  COSI (Center of Science & Industry) in Columbus is not your run of the mill museum, it is more like a warehouse of wonders.  And the great thing is that kids just think that they...
The REC: Rosenthal Education Center at the Cincinnati Art Museum

The REC: Rosenthal Education Center at the Cincinnati Art Museum

The Cincinnati Art Museum is a treasure in our area for art lovers and those who want to learn more about art.  And thanks to a very special space within the museum, The REC: Rosenthal Education Center, now not only can you look at art and read about works of art, you can actually experiment...
Vikings: Beyond the Legend

Vikings: Beyond the Legend

Recently our family visited the Cincinnati Museum Center to see the Vikings: Beyond the Legend exhibit and we all loved it.  It’s a great learning experience for all ages.  I had no idea what to expect from this exhibit and I went into it not knowing much about Viking history at all.  I was impressed...
The Merry Go Round Museum

The Merry Go Round Museum

Spring Break 2016:  We spent a long weekend travelling to three different cities in Ohio finding unique & interesting places to explore and visit.  We stayed in some awesome hotels, ate some great food and saw so many cool things!  I’ll share our trip with you in a series of installments in the coming weeks...

Da Vinci – The Genius at the Cincinnati Museum Center

I had the privilege of getting to see the latest special exhibit at the Cincinnati Museum Center, Da Vinci – The Genius and I was quite overwhelmed with all of the amazing things this man created in his lifetime.  This exhibit made me feel as if I had stepped into a magical workshop where Da...
National Parks Adventure at the OMNIMAX Theater

National Parks Adventure at the OMNIMAX Theater

This Summer the OMNIMAX Theater at the Cincinnati Museum Center will close for a couple years for remodeling, and for their final show of the year they are presenting “Natural Parks Adventures”.  This will be the last show presented on film, as the new OMNIMAX will be going digital.   We  had the opportunity to see...
Holiday Junction at the Cincinnati Museum Center

Holiday Junction at the Cincinnati Museum Center

You know the holidays are close at hand when the trains start rolling at Holiday Junction at the Cincinnati Museum Center!  The Duke Energy Trains are celebrating their 70th anniversary this year at Holiday Junction at the Cincinnati Museum Center.  From now until January 3rd 2016 you can visit the iconic train display at the...
The Cincinnati Museum Center Presents The Art of the Brick

The Cincinnati Museum Center Presents The Art of the Brick

The Cincinnati Museum Center‘s latest special exhibit, The Art of the Brick, is extraordinary!  I attended a special media event last week and got a sneak peek at The Art of the Brick and even had a chance to meet the awesome artist behind the LEGO creations, Nathan Sawaya, who was a corporate lawyer that...
Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum

During Spring Break this year we spent a day exploring the city of Hamilton, Ohio.    We spent the majority of our time that day traipsing around the Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum.   What a magnificent park it is!  We wandered over hills, through the woods, by the gardens and around ponds on a...
Mummies of the World at the Cincinnati Museum Center

Mummies of the World at the Cincinnati Museum Center

Recently I was given a sneak peek of the “Mummies of the World” exhibit at the Cincinnati Museum Center thanks to WCPO Insider.  I took my nine year old son Max with me since he has shown such an interest in Mummies and Egypt in the past.  I did not know much about this exhibit...
Family Saturday at the UnMuseum

Family Saturday at the UnMuseum

My friend Liz invited our family to the UnMuseum at the Contemporary Arts Center downtown on January 25th, which just so happened to be Henry’s 4th birthday.  I told the kids that this was Henry’s birthday party, since I knew it would be a festive day at the museum.  Liz had prepared a “Family Saturday”...