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Spying New Beginnings

delight + insight = a powerful, memorable experience One common thread between almost all of the museums that we have visited within the last two weeks is that things always need to be changing– whether that is for the betterment … Continue reading

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Introducing Time Travel!

If only historians had access to time machines…. it would make our work so much easier! Unfortunately, we don’t. Instead we have to help the visitor to feel like they have a better understanding of how people lived in the … Continue reading

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To Tell or Not to Tell… what’s the question?

One of the common themes between the National Zoo and the Hillwood Estate (who knew there would be common themes between a zoo and a historic mansion?) was about the decision to tell some stories, not to tell some stories, … Continue reading

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The 5-W’s (and one H)

All through elementary school we are taught that the “5-W’s” (Who, What, Where, When, Why) and one “H” (How) are the words you use to create questions that can start conversations, and help you learn about the world around you. … Continue reading

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