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#Museum

# museum - Friday 26 June, 2020

What will an art gallery or museum visit be like once they open their doors?
# Picture This
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# Picture This

What will an art gallery or museum visit be like once they open their doors?

Jun 26th 2020, 6:20 AM 7,506 Views 0 Comments

Some galleries are trying to make the experience as normal as possible.

# museum - Thursday 21 March, 2019

Ireland's wars, the first Dáil and rural electrification - A look at the National Museum of Ireland's 2019 programme
# National Museum Of Ireland
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# National Museum Of Ireland

Ireland's wars, the first Dáil and rural electrification - A look at the National Museum of Ireland's 2019 programme

Mar 21st 2019, 11:43 AM 7,985 Views 2 Comments

The museum will stage five temporary exhibitions alongside its usual long-term collections.

# museum - Monday 3 September, 2018

Cutbacks blamed as massive fire guts Brazil's national museum
# National Museum Of Brazil
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# National Museum Of Brazil

Cutbacks blamed as massive fire guts Brazil's national museum

Sep 3rd 2018, 11:04 PM 8,725 Views 5 Comments

Around 500 protesters formed a human chain around the museum’s still-smoldering remains.

'This is a tragic day for Brazil': Fire tears through historic museum in Rio
# Incalcuable
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# Incalcuable

'This is a tragic day for Brazil': Fire tears through historic museum in Rio

Sep 3rd 2018, 7:12 AM 14,455 Views 6 Comments

The fire “spread very quickly”, officials said.

# museum - Monday 30 April, 2018

A French art museum has just discovered half of its collection are fakes
# C'est Terrible
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# C'est Terrible

A French art museum has just discovered half of its collection are fakes

Apr 30th 2018, 10:54 AM 26,842 Views 20 Comments

Out of the 140 artworks in the collection, 82 were fake.

# museum - Monday 25 December, 2017

From Patricio Lynch to Che Guevara: The story of the Cuban revolutionary's Irish links
# Ché Mo Laoch
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# Ché Mo Laoch

From Patricio Lynch to Che Guevara: The story of the Cuban revolutionary's Irish links

Dec 25th 2017, 12:01 PM 41,033 Views 70 Comments

We spoke to Epic, the Irish emigration museum about the Irish lineage behind Che Guevara, Rihanna and the US social activist Mother Jones.

# museum - Monday 7 August, 2017

11 vital things we need to see included in the proposed U2 museum in Dublin
# EX-HIB-I-TION
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# EX-HIB-I-TION

11 vital things we need to see included in the proposed U2 museum in Dublin

Aug 7th 2017, 2:30 PM 4,607 Views 3 Comments

We are open to the role of the museum’s artistic director.

# museum - Thursday 3 August, 2017

'Iconic Aran jumper' to go on display at New York Museum of Modern Art
# Who Are You Wearing
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# Who Are You Wearing

'Iconic Aran jumper' to go on display at New York Museum of Modern Art

Aug 3rd 2017, 7:14 PM 22,231 Views 39 Comments

The jumper will feature alongside a Wonderbra and a pair of Levi 501 jeans from the 1940s.

# museum - Monday 13 March, 2017

PHOTOS: Priceless remains lie in ruins at Mosul museum
# Islamic State
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# Islamic State

PHOTOS: Priceless remains lie in ruins at Mosul museum

Mar 13th 2017, 7:47 PM 15,864 Views 19 Comments

Iraqi forces recently retook the building from the so-called Islamic State group.

# museum - Thursday 9 February, 2017

Report shows 'toxic' culture of bullying at National Museum of Ireland
# Complaints
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# Complaints

Report shows 'toxic' culture of bullying at National Museum of Ireland

Feb 9th 2017, 9:43 PM 28,408 Views 38 Comments

A new report seen by RTÉ, highlights ‘bullying’ and ‘harassment’ at the National Museum.

# museum - Friday 15 July, 2016

A pensioner filled in a crossword at a museum, only to discover it's art worth €80,000
# Oh Dear
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# Oh Dear

A pensioner filled in a crossword at a museum, only to discover it's art worth €80,000

Jul 15th 2016, 8:56 PM 6,874 Views 2 Comments

“Anyone got any idea about 5 Across?”

# museum - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

A US holocaust museum is asking Pokémon Go players to keep away
# TOO FAR
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# TOO FAR

A US holocaust museum is asking Pokémon Go players to keep away

Jul 13th 2016, 9:51 AM 18,607 Views 41 Comments

The museum is trying to remove itself from the game as people visit it to catch Pokémon.

# museum - Friday 3 June, 2016

This man ignored a museum's 'no touching' rules and smashed a priceless clock
# No Touching
From The Daily Edge
# No Touching

This man ignored a museum's 'no touching' rules and smashed a priceless clock

Jun 3rd 2016, 2:05 PM 7,277 Views 13 Comments

Good job, mate.

# museum - Saturday 21 May, 2016

70 years after the liberation of Auschwitz, a gold ring and necklace are found hidden in an old mug
# Discovered
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# Discovered

70 years after the liberation of Auschwitz, a gold ring and necklace are found hidden in an old mug

May 21st 2016, 1:00 PM 34,131 Views 86 Comments

One million European Jews died between 1940 and 1945 at the Auschwitz camp in the southern city of Oswiecim.

# museum - Sunday 17 April, 2016

This guy turned his museum trip into one epic face-swapping session
# Living History
From The Daily Edge
# Living History

This guy turned his museum trip into one epic face-swapping session

Apr 17th 2016, 2:39 PM 5,273 Views 3 Comments

Genius.

# museum - Friday 18 September, 2015

This is the best museum in Ireland*
# Little Victory
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# Little Victory

This is the best museum in Ireland*

Sep 18th 2015, 11:40 AM 24,491 Views 24 Comments

*According to TripAdvisor.

# museum - Thursday 30 July, 2015

People are angry that a museum meant to celebrate women is now devoted to Jack the Ripper
# Cable Street
From The Daily Edge
# Cable Street

People are angry that a museum meant to celebrate women is now devoted to Jack the Ripper

Jul 30th 2015, 8:27 AM 3,029 Views 2 Comments

Y’know, Jack the Ripper. Who killed women.

# museum - Friday 17 July, 2015

PHOTOS: Welcome to Old Car City, USA - the world's largest junkyard museum
# The Past Is Another Country
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# The Past Is Another Country

PHOTOS: Welcome to Old Car City, USA - the world's largest junkyard museum

Jul 17th 2015, 8:49 PM 15,854 Views 8 Comments

Waste not, want not.

# museum - Sunday 22 March, 2015

This hideous beige 1980s kitchen? It's now a museum piece
# Feeling Old
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# Feeling Old

This hideous beige 1980s kitchen? It's now a museum piece

Mar 22nd 2015, 6:00 PM 37,354 Views 32 Comments

That was three decades ago. In the last century.

# museum - Monday 6 October, 2014

Vote on contentious 1916 museum delayed AGAIN
# Dublin City Council
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# Dublin City Council

Vote on contentious 1916 museum delayed AGAIN

Oct 6th 2014, 7:20 PM 16,180 Views 37 Comments

The ‘land swap’ deal is opposed by Fianna Fáil, Sinn Féin, the Greens and People Before Profit.

# museum - Thursday 14 August, 2014

Kilkenny 'pop-up' museum lets you uncover Ireland's past
# Free To Learn
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# Free To Learn

Kilkenny 'pop-up' museum lets you uncover Ireland's past

Aug 14th 2014, 8:10 AM 6,451 Views 2 Comments

The project will run in the Parade in Kilkenny city today.

# museum - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Couple caught on camera stealing a model dinosaur from a museum
# Dino Drama
From The Daily Edge
# Dino Drama

Couple caught on camera stealing a model dinosaur from a museum

Jul 19th 2014, 11:45 AM 2,646 Views 1 Comment

Why, people? Why?

# museum - Friday 18 July, 2014

Suspects who stole baby dinosaur from a museum hand themselves in
# Dem Bones
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# Dem Bones

Suspects who stole baby dinosaur from a museum hand themselves in

Jul 18th 2014, 6:32 PM 11,586 Views 17 Comments

Doyouthinktheysaurus? Yes. Yes they did.

# museum - Monday 30 June, 2014

There is a bouncy castle full of boobs in a New York museum
# Jump Around
From The Daily Edge
# Jump Around

There is a bouncy castle full of boobs in a New York museum

Jun 30th 2014, 10:30 PM 5,650 Views 0 Comments

Quite literally. NSFW, perhaps.

# museum - Tuesday 3 June, 2014

New Irish Whiskey Museum to get €150,000 of Government funding
# Drop In
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# Drop In

New Irish Whiskey Museum to get €150,000 of Government funding

Jun 3rd 2014, 12:22 PM 11,619 Views 76 Comments

St. Patrick’s Cathedral will also recive funds through Fáilte Ireland.

# museum - Saturday 18 January, 2014

"Extraordinary" - Visitors to Dublin's Little Museum up 114 per cent
# Dublin
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# Dublin

"Extraordinary" - Visitors to Dublin's Little Museum up 114 per cent

Jan 18th 2014, 5:00 PM 16,324 Views 9 Comments

The team behind the museum say they are delighted – and gobsmacked – by the figure.

# museum - Monday 30 December, 2013

Cycling photographer's rare pictures uncover the Ireland of old
# Irish History
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# Irish History

Cycling photographer's rare pictures uncover the Ireland of old

Dec 30th 2013, 7:45 PM 33,520 Views 30 Comments

Franz Haselbeck cycled around Limerick and South Clare taking photographs of daily events – and major happenings.

New, larger Irish Jewish Museum granted planning permission
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# Dublin

New, larger Irish Jewish Museum granted planning permission

Dec 30th 2013, 4:34 PM 12,966 Views 96 Comments

An Bord Pleanála granted permission with ‘revised conditions’.

# museum - Friday 13 December, 2013

Column: Atheist gatherings take the positive aspects of church like the sense of community and self-reflection
# Opinion
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# Opinion

Column: Atheist gatherings take the positive aspects of church like the sense of community and self-reflection

Dec 13th 2013, 7:30 PM 194 Views 352 Comments

The Sunday Assembly, which takes place this Sunday is a gathering of a godless congregation of over 100 people, with ages ranging from 7 to 70.

# museum - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Here's a museum that tells blind visitors: Please touch!
# Seeing By Touch
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# Seeing By Touch

Here's a museum that tells blind visitors: Please touch!

Dec 8th 2013, 5:30 PM 7,499 Views 8 Comments

Blind and visually impaired visitors are encouraged to get up close to items during their special tours.

# museum - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Dublin could be getting its very own chocolate museum
# Sweeeeet
From The Daily Edge
# Sweeeeet

Dublin could be getting its very own chocolate museum

Nov 28th 2013, 5:39 PM 2,379 Views 1 Comment

A very tasty prospect.

# museum - Friday 8 November, 2013

Rubber duck beats Pac Man and My Little Pony into Toy Hall of Fame
# Rubber Duckie
From The Daily Edge
# Rubber Duckie

Rubber duck beats Pac Man and My Little Pony into Toy Hall of Fame

Nov 8th 2013, 9:39 AM 1,110 Views 0 Comments

We demand a recount!

# museum - Tuesday 15 October, 2013

Berlin museum seeks return of ancient gold tablet taken to US after the Holocaust
# Dispute
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# Dispute

Berlin museum seeks return of ancient gold tablet taken to US after the Holocaust

Oct 15th 2013, 3:12 PM 3,825 Views 31 Comments

The tablet was brought to the US by a Holocaust survivor after surviving the Auschwitz concentration camp.

# museum - Friday 11 October, 2013

Ireland's MOMA to reopen this weekend
# IMMA
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# IMMA

Ireland's MOMA to reopen this weekend

Oct 11th 2013, 7:30 AM 6,472 Views 19 Comments

Tea dances, drawing workshops and creative dens.

# museum - Friday 20 September, 2013

Five ways to make the most of Culture Night
# Culture Club
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# Culture Club

Five ways to make the most of Culture Night

Sep 20th 2013, 7:15 AM 7,742 Views 6 Comments

Getting out and about on Culture Night? Here’s how to make sure it’s a great one.

# museum - Thursday 19 September, 2013

Titanic bandmaster's violin on display in Belfast
# The Band Played On...
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# The Band Played On...

Titanic bandmaster's violin on display in Belfast

Sep 19th 2013, 6:45 AM 5,845 Views 25 Comments

The iconic instrument belonged to Wallace Hartley, who famously continued playing alongside his fellow musicians as the vessel sank in 1912.

# museum - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

Investigation at the Louvre after thousands of fake tickets found
# Not In Louvre
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# Not In Louvre

Investigation at the Louvre after thousands of fake tickets found

Sep 11th 2013, 8:42 PM 12,507 Views 15 Comments

Some of the tickets being presented by Chinese tourists were said to be “perfect clones”.

# museum - Wednesday 28 August, 2013

Police seize 'Putin in women's underwear' painting
# Russia
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# Russia

Police seize 'Putin in women's underwear' painting

Aug 28th 2013, 1:41 PM 8,925 Views 30 Comments

The painting portrays Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev lounging together in lingerie.

# museum - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Ancient statue mysteriously starts spinning in museum
# Walk Like An Egyptian
From The Daily Edge
# Walk Like An Egyptian

Ancient statue mysteriously starts spinning in museum

Jun 25th 2013, 9:33 AM 15,757 Views 49 Comments

Staff set up a camera to record the Egyptian relic – here’s the video…

# museum - Thursday 30 May, 2013

Going for gold: 400 year-old coins go on display at National Museum
# Gold Rush
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# Gold Rush

Going for gold: 400 year-old coins go on display at National Museum

May 30th 2013, 5:58 PM 7,331 Views 13 Comments

Eighty one gold coins belonging to a seventeenth century merchant have gone on display at the National Museum of Ireland. Very little chocolate is said to be inside them.

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