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Port of Dubuque, Iowa Interpretive tableaux help illustrate the important role the Mississippi and other rivers played in settling the U.S. Photo courtesy National Mississippi River Museum Established by the...
Washington, DC Did you catch the July 4th Blue Star Museums ad in the New York Times ? WOW! Don’t worry if you missed it, we’ve got you covered. ...
Idaho Falls, Idaho The Art Museum of Eastern Idaho is located at 300 South Capital Avenue in Idaho Falls, Idaho. Photo by Ron Paarman Open since 2002, the Art Museum...
Washington, DC Colonial Williamsburg is just one of many museums already visited by Blue Star Families since the Memorial Day program launch. (You can read our Colonial Williamsburg post here...
Washington, DC Historic trades on view at Colonial Williamsburg include basketmaking, silversmithing, and spinning. Photo by Steve Francis Photography This week's Blue Star Voices features not one but two visits...
Washington, DC The Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History is located 1116 Phillips Street in Augusta, Georgia. The inset portrait of Lucy Craft Laney is by George Mandus. Museum...
Fort Hood, Texas The downtown branch of the Austin Museum of Art is at 823 Congress Avenue. Photo by author While visiting Austin last weekend with my husband, we stumbled...
Washington, DC A display wall in the main gallery at the American Banjo Museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Photo courtesy American Banjo Museum Last week we were delighted to discover...
Davie, Florida Among the many species of birds at Flamingo Gardens are cormorants, ibis, herons, and of course, flamingos. Photo courtesy Flamingo Gardens Set on 60 acres on the aptly...
Wilmington, Delaware The Delaware Art Museum is located at 2301 Kentmere Parkway in Wilmington, Delaware. Photo courtesy Delaware Art Museum The seeds for the Delaware Art Museum were planted in...

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