Soon after the National Gallery opened in 1941, the Corcoran Gallery knew it had a strong rival for top art museum in Washington. Corcoran leaders met in 1945 to come up with a plan. They'd never believe what's happening now.
The 9/11 Memorial Museum at the World Trade Center has just dropped some bad news: Not only will it charge admission, but the price point has also been set at $24. A family of four would have to shell out almost $100 to visit, which means the museum is betting on people being swayed more […]
Called "a living memorial to the Holocaust," and hailed as groundbreaking,the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum unsparing narrative--populated with artifacts, oral and video histories, and conversations with survivors --has attracted nearly 35 million visitors.