Museums & The Arts
51 Sources.

Academy of Natural Sciences
The Academy of Natural Sciences, an international museum of natural history operating since 1812, undertakes research and public education that focus on the environment and its diverse species. Our mission is to expand knowledge of nature through discovery and to inspire stewardship of the environment.

American Academy of Arts and Sciences
FOR 220 years the American Academy of Arts and Sciences has been honoring excellence and providing service to the nation and the world. Through independent, non-partisan study, its ranks of distinguished "scholar-patriots" have brought the arts and sciences into constructive interplay with the leaders of both public and private sectors.

American Museum of Natural History Main Page.
Their Site Map.
At we seek to collaborate with the world's leading museums and exhibitors and in so doing, enhance and extend the art museum experience by presenting major exhibitions, works, and other art-related content online, in a rich and interactive environment that encourages individual and group exploration and learning.
The largest and most popular museum in Canada.

Computer Museum History Center
Established in 1996, The Computer Museum History Center is a non-profit entity dedicated to the preservation and celebration of computing history. It is home to one of the largest collections of computing artifacts in the world, a collection comprising over 3,000 artifacts, 2,000 films and videotapes, 5,000 photographs, 2,000 linear feet of cataloged documentation and gigabytes of software.

Directory of the Museum of Unnatural Mystery
Welcome to the Museum of Unnatural Mystery, a slightly bizarre, cyberspace, science museum for all ages. Are there really flying saucers? What killed the dinosaurs? Is there something ancient and alive in Loch Ness? The Museum takes a scientific look at these, and other, questions. Feel free to wander our halls and make some serendipitous discoveries.

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Native American Resources
The Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian is dedicated to the preservation, study, and exhibition of the life, languages, literature, history, and arts of Native Americans. Established by an Act of Congress in 1989, the museum works in collaboration with the Native peoples of the Western Hemisphere to protect and foster their cultures by reaffirming traditions and beliefs, encouraging contemporary artistic expression, and empowering the Indian voice.

Exhibit Museum of Natural History
At the University of Michigan. (Check out 'Exhibits'.)

Housed within the walls of the Palace of Fine Arts, the Exploratorium is a collage of 650 interactive exhibits in the areas of science, art, and human perception.

Finnish Museum of Natural History
Internet Directory for Botany - Subject Category List, a link collection arranged by subjects - about 4,000 links in June 1998. (Among other things...)

George Eastman House International Museum of Photography & Film
International Museum of Photography and Film.

Glenbow Museum, Art Gallery, Library, Archives
Glenbow is a museum, art gallery, library and archives located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, focusing on the human history of northwest North America.

Illinois State Museum
('Exhibits' will take you to the online area of this site.)

IMSS (International Museum of Surgical Science)
View selected areas of our museum collection which spans over 4,000 years of surgical history.

Louvre Museum Official Website (English)
(Not much you can really say about the Louvre is there?)

Manchester Musuem (UK)
The Museum maintains links with many organisations and institutions.

MCN - Museum Sites Online
Links to over 1,000 international museum and museum-related WWW sites.

Metropolitan Museum of Art
(See 'Educational Resources' as well.) [Site Map]

Micheal C. Carlos Museum
Home page for the Michael C. Carlos Museum.

MuseumNet - UK Museums Knowledge Base
This website is an information resource for people with an interest in museums. Whether you're an academic conducting research, a school contemplating an educational visit, or just looking for a good day out, this site is here to help.

Museum of Science and Industry
Take a virtual tour of the U-505 submarine, visit Colleen Moore's fairy castle, discover LEGO Mindstorms intelligent robots, explore the Pioneer Zephyr, and more! Now on-line only at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago.

Museums - international.ICOM
The International Council of Museums.

National Archives of Canada / Archives nationales du Canada
Founded in 1872, the Archives' collections today include millions of records, including texts, photographs, films, maps, videos, books, paintings, prints and government files, that bring the past to life. We encourage all members of the public to visit the National Archives of Canada - to pursue a special field of research, to view the constantly changing exhibitions, to learn more about Canada's rich and diverse heritage.

National Gallery of Art
The National Gallery of Art was created in 1937 for the people of the United States of America by a joint resolution of Congress, accepting the gift of financier and art collector Andrew W. Mellon.

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County Homepage

National Museum of Namibia

The National Museum of Science and Industry (UK)
The National Museum of Science and Industry comprises the following three museums: Science Museum, London - The National Museum of Photography, Film & Television and the National Railway Musuem.

Oregon Musuem of Science and Industry (OMSI)
The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry is located in Portland, Oregon. Explore the museum or see what's playing at the OMNIMAX Theater and Murdock Planetarium. Online science resources are available for teachers, students, and all people interested in science.

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology / Exhibitions On-Line
In 1866 George Peabody presented a gift of $150,000 to establish a professorship, to purchase artifacts, and to begin a building fund for the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University. One of the oldest museums in the world devoted to anthropology, the museum first exhibited its collection, which consisted of a small number of prehistoric artifacts from the Merrimack Valley, in Boylston Hall.

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum - Formerly Titled Chicago Academy of Sciences - Dedicated to scientific literacy for all citizens
Dedicated to expanding the public's knowledge of nature and environmental science, to promote greater understanding of Midwestern environmental issues and how those issues relate to the rest of the world.

Royal Ontario Museum Home Page
The Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) was created by the signing of the ROM Act in the Ontario Legislature on April 16, 1912. The Museum actually opened its doors to the public at 3 pm on March 19, 1914, when His Royal Highness the Duke of Connaught dedicated what now forms the back wing of the present building.

Russian Museums - - - - w w w . M u s e u m . R u - - -

Science Musuem of Minnesota - Minnesota's Favorite Musuem
The Science Museum of Minnesota is the most popular museum in the Upper Midwest. Featuring dinosaurs, Omnitheater & handson exhibits.

Swedish Museum of Natural History
(Pretty straight forward front page. Choose any of the selections that coincide with your interests.)

The Franklin Institute Online
The Franklin Institute Science Museum is a member of the Science Learning Network. The SLN has recently expanded to include international members, outside of the framework of the original SLN project. These new museums are collaborating with the six founding SLN museums to create new resources for the SLN website.

The Natural History Museum, London, England
These dinosaur (Just 'one' of the interactive subjects available.) data files have been designed so that they can be printed out and photocopied for educational use in the classroom, at home or in the Museum itself: Albertosaurus, Allosaurus, Baryonyx, Camarasaurus, Centrosaurus, Chasmosaurus, Coelophysis, Compsognathus, Deinonychus, Diplodocus, Dromaeosaurus, Edmontosaurus, Euoplocephalus, Gallimimus, Hypsilophodon, Iguanodon, Maiasaura, Massospondylus, Orodromeus, Oviraptor, Pachycephalosaurus, Parasaurolophus, Psittacosaurus, Tenotosaurus, Triceratops, Troodon, Tuojiangosaurus & Tyrannosaurus.

The Mechelen Museum of Deportation and the Resistance
The Shoah Museum in Belgium is established in a place with which it has historical connections: a wing of the former General Dossin de Saint-Georges barracks in Malines. This small Flemish town is located halfway between Brussels and Antwerp where most of the Jews in this country live. This is where the Reich's Security detachment set up its assembly camp.

MoMA | The Museum of Modern Art, New York

The Museum of Jurassic Technology
Like a coat of two colors, the Museum serves dual functions. On the one hand the Museum provides the academic community with a specialized repository of relics and artifacts from the Lower Jurassic, with an emphasis on those that demonstrate unusual or curious technological qualities. On the other hand the Museum serves the general public by providing the visitor a hands-on experience of "Life in the Jurassic"...

The Museum of Paleontology - University of California, Berkeley
The Museum's enormous collections are ranked 4th in America in size, and include protists, plants, invertebrates and vertebrates.

The National Museum of Natural History
Here you will find documents and data about Museum research and the national collections, which comprise more than 120 million scientific specimens and cultural artifacts from around the world.

The National Museum of Science & Industry - London
The National Museum of Science & Industry (NMSI) comprises the Science Museum, London, the National Museum of Photography, Film & Television, Bradford, and the National Railway Museum, York.
The NMSI holds the world's largest and most significant collection illustrating the history and contemporary practice of science, technology, medicine and industry.

The Royal British Columbia Museum
(The online exhibits can be found at the top of their Site / Search page under General Information.)

The Smithsonian Museums
The Smithsonian is composed of sixteen museums and galleries and the National Zoo and numerous research facilities in the United States and abroad.

24 Hour Museum
The 24 Hour Museum is the UK gateway to museums, galleries and heritage attractions. It is quality controlled which means that only museums and galleries registered with the Museums & Galleries Commission, or non profit-making galleries, historic houses and heritage attractions are included on this site, according to the following criteria: (See 'About' for the remainder.)

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is America's national institution for the documentation, study, and interpretation of Holocaust history, and serves as this country's memorial to the millions of people murdered during the Holocaust.

Welcome to MUSEE
An interactive directory to museums' collections including art, science, history, zoos, archaeology and aquariums, etc. providing links to their educational, entertainment, archive and shopping features.

WWW Virtual Library: Museums around the World
This page includes an eclectic collection of World Wide Web services connected with museums around the world.

WWW Virtual Library: Museums in the USA
The United States has the most developed on-line museum information network of any country in the world.

Yad Vashem The Holocaust Martyrs'and Heroes' Remembrance Authority
Yad Vashem's task is to perpetuate the legacy of the Holocaust to future generations so that the world never forgets the horrors and cruelty of the Holocaust. Its principal missions are commemoration and documentation of the events of the Holocaust, collection, examination and publication of testimonies to the Holocaust, the collection and memorialization of the names of Holocaust victims, research and education.

This page gets updated frequently.
Copyright 1999 - 2003. All Rights Reserved.
You are at