Wax museum

A wax-museum.focus.tv exhibits life like sculptures of famous people throughout history.  Making a wax sculpture is a very artistic procedure that takes a considerably long time.  Beeswax is usually the medium used because it can be easily cut and shaped at normal temperatures.  Beeswax melts at a fairly low temperature and mixes well with colorants which is why the artists prefer to use it.

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  • Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum Frankenmuth
    Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum

    Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum in Frankenmuth, Michigan welcomes you on a fascinating journey of education and memory nurturing and holds over 600 exhibits of Michigan soldiers, sailors, airmen and astronauts with stories devoted to each. Supporting current member's of the nation's military and dedicated to the men and women from Michigan who served in the armed forces during America's foreign wars, they are also home to the largest collection of Medals of Honor in the World. Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum includes exhibits on Michigan's governors who have served in the armed forces, as well as the Polar Bear Veterans, veterans of World War One and Two, the Korean War, Vietnam War, Gulf war of 1991 and the war on terrorism. There are exhibits on astronauts and special exhibits, and private or group tours are available, a must visit.

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  • Kalamazoo Valley Museum Kalamazoo
    Kalamazoo Valley Museum

    Kalamazoo Valley Museum in Kalamazoo, Michigan, is a unique museum that offers something of interest for visitors of all ages through an extensive collections of science, history and technology stories. Entrance to the handicapped accessible museum is free and with our amazing, ever changing exhibits, hands-on displays and a planatarium with seating for 109 visitors, a visit to Kalamazoo Valley Museum provides a full day of fun and entertainment for families and groups. The Challenger Learning Center at our museum is a unique and innovative educational facility that offers a fun, hands-on, learning experience and was founded in memory of the Challenger 5 1-L crew.

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  • Franknemuth Historical Association Frankenmuth
    Franknemuth Historical Association

    The Frankenmuth Historical Association in Frankenmuth, Michigan offers a historical museum dedicated to preserving, communicating and celebrating the heritage of Frankenmuth and with over 7 galleries and thousands of artifacts and documents is a fascinating place to visit. The unique gift shop at the museum has locally crafted and European goods, plus there's an education department dedicated to presenting their story. The Frankenmuth Historical Association also operates the historic Fischer Hall which was built in the 1890's attached to the museum, and is available for concerts, parties and local civic events, plus there's the Nickless-Hubinger flour mill with retail establishments, and an authentic Wolkensdoerfer log house on the outskirts of town. Come for a walk back in time and revel in the history and evolution of the community, self guided and guided tours are available.

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  • Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum Ramsgate
    Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum

    Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum in Ramsgate, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa, has been rated as the best place on the planet, and definitely not your usual hang-out, they even have a resident donkey called Huckleberry who hangs out at the bar, drinks coke from a can and eats carrots. The Wild West Museum next to the bar has a fascinating range of cowboy memorabilia and information about Indians and the most wanted criminals of that era, come learn about Billy the Kid, and Frank and Jesse James. They have arcade style games, music shows including country and a real Western bar with an old piano, here a true country and western style appeals to the cowboy and cowgirl in you. Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum is a family friendly establishment with a great menu of camp fire specials, German specials, home made pasta dishes, pioneers pizza and more and there's a menu for the smaller cowboys and cowgirls. They cater to private functions, it's a great menu for a unique celebration, and will create a menu according to your groups requirements.

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  • The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum Saint Augustine Beach
    The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum

    At The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum in Saint Augustine, Florida, we offer educational opportunities and maritime archaeological research in our endeavor to preserving and presenting the interesting story of our port as well as treasuring and safeguarding the memories and precious belongings of people long gone. After an exhilirating visit to the lighthouse and museum visitors will view America's history in a new light. See displays of authentic shipwreck artifacts at the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum as well as WWI artifacts on either our guided tours or self guided tours, for an educational and memorable experience.

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Arts & Entertainment

  • Franknemuth Historical Association Frankenmuth
    Franknemuth Historical Association

    The Frankenmuth Historical Association in Frankenmuth, Michigan offers a historical museum dedicated to preserving, communicating and celebrating the heritage of Frankenmuth and with over 7 galleries and thousands of artifacts and documents is a fascinating place to visit. The unique gift shop at the museum has locally crafted and European goods, plus there's an education department dedicated to presenting their story. The Frankenmuth Historical Association also operates the historic Fischer Hall which was built in the 1890's attached to the museum, and is available for concerts, parties and local civic events, plus there's the Nickless-Hubinger flour mill with retail establishments, and an authentic Wolkensdoerfer log house on the outskirts of town. Come for a walk back in time and revel in the history and evolution of the community, self guided and guided tours are available.

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  • Racine Art Museum Racine
    Racine Art Museum

    Racine Art Museum in Racine, Wisconsin showcases America's largest and most significant contemporary crafts collection with more than 8000 objects from nationally and internationally recognized artists. They have a permanent exhibition, traveling exhibition and also offer arts education with community outreach programs and studio art classes taught by regionally and nationally known artists. The Racine Art Museum shows change about three times a year, so come view the current exhibitions, they also have rental space at the Racine Art Museum and Wustum museum campus for weddings and private events in the magnificent grounds. The museum store and on-line store has art for sale with beautifully designed art and impeccably crafted work by talented artists. The collection showcases ceramics, fibers, glass, metals, polymer, wood and much more, come for a fascinating and memorable visit.

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  • Gibson Gallery Amherstburg
    Gibson Gallery

    Gibson Gallery in Amherstburg, Ontario, is a prestigious art gallery housed in a heritage building and owned and operated by the Fort Malden Guild of Arts and Crafts, a charitable organization that promotes cultural development of fine arts and applied arts. The art gallery is open to the public, free of charge with donations welcomed, and regularly features exhibits by local artists, stitchers and photographers as well as hosting annual students exhibits. Gibson Gallery offers excellent opportunities of enhancing skills in arts and crafts with interesting classes conducted by qualified instructors, and these classes are suitable for adults and children.

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  • NASCAR Hall of Fame Charlotte
    NASCAR Hall of Fame

    NASCAR Hall of Fame on Charlotte, North Carolina, is the ultimate entertainment attraction that will appeal to avid racing enthusiasts and non racing fans alike as there is something of interest to all visitors. This interactive entertainment centre includes racing artifacts, interesting exhibits, theater, a restaurant, museum and gear shop. A racing simulator gives visitors an idea of what drivers experience on race days, and a full size transporter gives insight of the team's nerve center at race tracks. NASCAR Hall of Fame is committed to paying tribute to Nascar icons, drivers, crew members and everyone who contributed to the thrilling sport of racing.

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  • Carolinas Aviation Museum Charlotte
    Carolinas Aviation Museum

    Carolinas Aviation Museum in Charlotte, North Carolina, welcomes visitors to their aviation museum where a memorable experience awaits them as they explore the impressive collection of aviation artifacts that have been conveniently displayed under one roof. Our programs and educational exhibits are sure to be of interest to visitors of all ages, and affords excellent opportunities of increasing their aviation knowledge. Carolinas Aviation Museum is a popular venue for special events and private parties and we have a dedicated party assistant who will help you customize your event.

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Sports & Leisure

  • Musee La Maison de la Peche La Turballe
    Musee La Maison de la Peche

    Musee La Maison de la Peche in La Turballe, France welcomes you to come discover the exciting world of fishing and focuses on the sardine fishing and canning industry of the 19th century. The history of fishing in the La Turballe is also covered extensively as well as a representation of fishing today and tours are available for the whole family. Musee La Maison de la Peche also offers a seamanship workshop for beginners and advanced where you discover the art of knots amongst other themes, and there are workshops available for children during the school holidays. Also come view the Sardine fishing boat Au Gre des Vents which unloaded her last catch in 1992, and other exhibitions, it's a fascinating museum to visit.

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  • Bronte Creek Provincial Park Oakville
    Bronte Creek Provincial Park

    Bronte Creek Provincial Park in Oakville, Ontario, is a recreational park spread over 684 hectares of ground filled with 10km of multi-purpose trails, a living history museum, many picnic shelters, a nature centre, skating rink and enormous pool. Our camping sites are located between shaded, open and treed sites, and there are many outdoor recreational activities to keep the whole family entertained. The Nature Centre at Bronte Creek Provincial Park offers intersting educational programs and special events, and next to this centre is the popular children's farm. Day visitors or campers to our camping sites can look forward enjoyable times that are filled with many activities, fun and excitement surrounded by the beauty of nature.

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  • The Experimental Aircraft Association Oshkosh
    The Experimental Aircraft Association

    The Experimental Aircraft Association or EAA in Oshkosh, Wisconsin is membership organisation that shares the spirit of aviation with the community, pilots, builders, restorers and enthusiasts. This unique non-profit organisation in the Mid West represent every aspect of aviation, and offer weekend workshops where you learn the secrets of aircraft building and restoring, they also offer introductory steps towards flying with hands on instructions, and you can take part in a flight experience with them in anything from vintage biplanes and historic bombers to airliners, they also have a youth program for young Eagles. The EAA museum has a collection of more than 200 historic airplanes along with world-class galleries and displays, collections and exhibits and welcomes all to come enjoy the past of Aviation, plus a shop with merchandise, it's all here.

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  • Powell's Marina Deltaville
    Powell's Marina

    Powell's Marina in Deltaville is perfectly based on Jackson Creek for easy access to Chesapeake bay and the village, and the ideal location on this quiet deepwater creek is well protected, with beautiful views. Powell's Marina offers a fixed dock with finger pier slips and ramp access from the parking area, visitors enjoy showers and bathrooms, a screened patio lounge and free WIFI. Powell's Marina is the perfect place to dock and enjoy all that the village has to offer including the maritime museum, restaurants and more, and they are family owned with families in mind.

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  • Huntington Park Newport News
    Huntington Park

    Visit Huntington Park in Newport News for lake, trout, picnics, boating, rose garden, playground, James River, war museum

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Health & Beauty

  • Merle Norman Cosmetics Tecumseh
    Merle Norman Cosmetics

    Merle Norman Cosmetics in Tecumseh, Ontario are your neighborhood source for these wonderful cosmetics with carefully trained and dedicated staff to assist with selecting the products that are right for you. Their unique try before you buy philosophy is testament to their high quality products and your assurance of satisfaction, and they also offer great skin care products. Merle Norman Cosmetics covers everything from powder to polish, from mascara to moisturizer and continues to create technologically advanced skin care and colour cosmetics. Other products include makeup and false lashes application, facials, manicures, pedicures, paraffin wax treatments for lip, chin, full face and bikini, they also do brow and lash tinting and much more, plus free ear piercing with a purchase of 14kt gold studs.

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  • Rosario Resort and Spa Eastsound
    Rosario Resort and Spa

    At Rosario Resort and Spa in Eastsound, Washington, guests can look forward to comfortable and relaxing vacations on our 40 acre romantic waterfront property. Our spa resort has an onsite fitness center offering a variety of fitness classes, and at our spa with its amazing views, guests can select soothing treatments from our spa menu of relaxing and rejuvenating services. Rosario Resort and Spa is a popular venue for large or small weddings, and our location is perfect for stunning outdoor ceremonies. The historic music room at Moran Mansion, with stained glass windows, pipe organ and fireplace, is a most romantic setting for indoor weddings.

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  • Thalassotherapy Zelai Zumaia
    Thalassotherapy Zelai

    Thalassotherapy Zelai geographical setting offers a wide range of activities and local excursions: San Sebastián?s La Concha Bay, the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve, Basque fishing villages... and more near and around Zumaia. Thalassotherapy Zelai centre has a team of qualified professionals - physicians, hydrotherapists, physiotherapists, masseurs and aestheticians) and modern facilities as well as accommodation in Zumai.

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  • Melville Hall Hotel Sandown Bay
    Melville Hall Hotel

    Melville Hall Hotel is a 30 bed hotel located in Sandown Bay offering Spa Bedrooms, Classic Bedrooms and Superior Bedrooms. Fantastic attractions include: Los Altos Park and the Red Squirrels,Isle of Wight Zoo with White Tigers, Amazon World and Zoo Park with the rainforests endangered creatures. visit Godshill Cream Teas and Old Village and Tea Gardens and miniature model village. Osborne House, Ghost Walks, Dinosaur Museum, Paddle Steamer are some must do's!

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  • Holiday Inn Hotel Odessa Odessa
    Holiday Inn Hotel Odessa

    The Holiday Inn Hotel Odessa, enjoy our convenient location and easy access to Odessa's businesses and attractions: University of Texas, Ector County Coliseum, Globe Theatre, Air Force Museum.

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Restaurants; Food & Drink

  • Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum Ramsgate
    Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum

    Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum in Ramsgate, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa, has been rated as the best place on the planet, and definitely not your usual hang-out, they even have a resident donkey called Huckleberry who hangs out at the bar, drinks coke from a can and eats carrots. The Wild West Museum next to the bar has a fascinating range of cowboy memorabilia and information about Indians and the most wanted criminals of that era, come learn about Billy the Kid, and Frank and Jesse James. They have arcade style games, music shows including country and a real Western bar with an old piano, here a true country and western style appeals to the cowboy and cowgirl in you. Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum is a family friendly establishment with a great menu of camp fire specials, German specials, home made pasta dishes, pioneers pizza and more and there's a menu for the smaller cowboys and cowgirls. They cater to private functions, it's a great menu for a unique celebration, and will create a menu according to your groups requirements.

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  • Canadian Transportation Museum and Heritage Village Kingsville
    Canadian Transportation Museum and Heritage Village

    The Canadian Transportation Museum and Heritage village in Kingsville, Ontario is a fascinating attraction on a 100 acre site housing one of the largest vehicle museums in Ontario, as well as artifacts and building dating back from the late 1700's to the 1920's. Come tour the transportation museum with various modes of transport from the 1800's and up as well as horse and oxen drawn carts, hot rods, Ford Model T's, corvettes, T-birds and much more, and the heritage village features over a dozen buildings of local significance with interesting displays. The 50's Diner here offers a rock and roll experience with good food at great prices and they are licensed, have an outdoor patio surrounded by acres of natural beauty, antique vehicles and the pioneer village. The Canadian Transportation Museum and Heritage village has a museum store with many gift items and souvenirs, come for an unforgettable experience.

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  • NASCAR Hall of Fame Charlotte
    NASCAR Hall of Fame

    NASCAR Hall of Fame on Charlotte, North Carolina, is the ultimate entertainment attraction that will appeal to avid racing enthusiasts and non racing fans alike as there is something of interest to all visitors. This interactive entertainment centre includes racing artifacts, interesting exhibits, theater, a restaurant, museum and gear shop. A racing simulator gives visitors an idea of what drivers experience on race days, and a full size transporter gives insight of the team's nerve center at race tracks. NASCAR Hall of Fame is committed to paying tribute to Nascar icons, drivers, crew members and everyone who contributed to the thrilling sport of racing.

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  • Moore's Traditional Curers Peel
    Moore's Traditional Curers

    Moore's Traditional Curers based in the historic fishing port of Peel on the Isle of Man offer traditionally cured kippers and other seafood products which can be delivered to your door. They have been traditionally curing oak smoked kippers for over 120 years, and this family business is a working factory and shop and a living museum offers interesting kipper yard tours taking visitors through the entire kipper making process. Moore's Traditional Curers welcome on-line orders, and other products include oaks smoked bacon, smoked salmon, crab meat, crab claws, queen and king scallops and more, with UK delivery only, and they dispatch on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

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  • Raw Passion East Preston
    Raw Passion

    Raw Passion in East Preston, West Sussex, England offers superfood products that are a way of life, and organic and vegan body beauty ensure one hundred percent purity for your face, body and soul. Foods are ethical and fair trade, cruelty free, paraben and fragrance free with no chemicals, alcohol or wax, no preservatives, are not tested on animals, there are no dyes or animal by-products, no petroleum, propulene glycol or sulphates or man made ingredients as well as no plastic packaging. Raw Passion is about keeping you and your skin healthy, where you respect what you put into and onto the body starting with the largest organ, the skin which needs to be hydrated, moisturised, soothed and healed, come view the amazing products and start the cleansing and healing.

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Community

  • Wishing Stones Studio and Gallery Tancook Island
    Wishing Stones Studio and Gallery

    Wishing Stones Studio and Gallery on Big Tancook Island, Nova Scotia, Canada is open seasonally from May through October and here you will find a gallery of nature photography, a lending library, a fun and games room in a building that was once the old fashioned general store. The islands museum is also housed in the building for a fascinating walk back in time, and a visit to this unique and interesting place displays moments captured in time on the walls, and the room that houses the photographs is decorated in fish nets, buoys, lobster traps and rope, and was renovated using logs and planks that washed up on the beaches after storms, come enjoy the feel of an old sea shanty as they say. Wishing Stones Studio and Gallery offers the photographs for purchase either matted or framed, matted in a sleeve or on a blank card with an envelope, all unique, affordable and enjoyable. Wishing Stones Studio and Gallery also has a small selection of hand-crafted beach glass jewelry and giftware, and the lending library has over 4000 books, movies and magazines for all ages, come for a fascinating visit.

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  • The Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame Hayward Bay
    The Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame

    The Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame in Hayward, Wisconsin, is a unique museum that is dedicated to promoting fresh water sportfishing as well as preserving and displaying historical artifacts relating to fresh water sportfishing. More than 50 000 people visit the museum every year where there is something of interest for everyone, with displays of the first commercially built boat motor, classic lures and a record book with details of world record fish caught as well as line-class records for fresh water fishing. The "Shrine to Anglers" at The Fresh Water Fishing Hall of Fame features more than 300 mounted fish and has an interesting display of about 1000 antique motors.

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  • Neville Public Museum Green Bay
    Neville Public Museum

    The Neville Public Museum in Green Bay, Wisconsin, is an art museum that is dedicated to preserving and interpreting the natural history and culture of Northeast Wisconsin through interesting collections, studies and displays of art, history and science. The collections department at our art museum is home to more than one million permanent collections that include historic artifacts, still photographs, original artwork and archeological objects, and this impressive collection is used to educate visitors on cultural diversities. The board room, Neville theater and Frankenthal gallery at Neville Public Museum are ideal venues for hosting meetings, conferences, training sessions and other events, and wireless internet is available in these venues. Spend quality fun time with the family at Neville Public Museum and partake in the numerous programs offered to the public.

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  • The Museum of Ornithology and Natural Science Library Varenna
    The Museum of Ornithology and Natural Science Library

    The Museum of Ornithology and Natural Science Library in Varenna houses 1,500 books monographs and leaflets, divided into various specializations. The books on science are divided into different subjects, namely ornithology, Malacology, mycology, botany and bryological. An important collection is available that covers the ecosystems that surround the area of Varenna.

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  • Museum De Paviljoens Library Almere
    Museum De Paviljoens Library

    The Museum De Paviljoens Library in Almere now offers tours of the new Library of Almere, designed by Meyer and Van Schooten. The tour informs friends of library about the role and place of the library in a changing society and the Internet in innovative developments. Go on an adventure in the new library together with artist Yeb Wiersma and create your own storyline, from your favorite book or movie, use your imagination and props and be the star of your favourite show, more fun than you can imagine.

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Education & Jobs

  • Carolinas Aviation Museum Charlotte
    Carolinas Aviation Museum

    Carolinas Aviation Museum in Charlotte, North Carolina, welcomes visitors to their aviation museum where a memorable experience awaits them as they explore the impressive collection of aviation artifacts that have been conveniently displayed under one roof. Our programs and educational exhibits are sure to be of interest to visitors of all ages, and affords excellent opportunities of increasing their aviation knowledge. Carolinas Aviation Museum is a popular venue for special events and private parties and we have a dedicated party assistant who will help you customize your event.

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  • Discovery Place Inc. Charlotte
    Discovery Place Inc.

    Discovery Place Inc. in Charlotte, North Carolina, is a non profit education organization who offers exceptional exhibitions and educational programs that will appeal to audiences of all ages and who have inquiring minds and an interest in exploring the social and natural world. This science centre has a fun, informal and interactive setting and here visitors are given a better understanding of mathematics, science, technology and engineering. Discovery Place, Inc. incorporates Discovery Place, Charlotte Nature Museum and Discovery Place KIDS, and also offers an off-site ScienceReach program available to schools and community groups.

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  • The Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center Asheville
    The Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center

    The Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center in Asheville, North Carolina, was established in 1993, as a tribute to the history of Black Mountain College and the important role it played in providing interdisciplinary and progressive education, with a specific focus on the arts. Home to impressive exhibitions, publications, public programs and more, The Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center is a place that encourages interaction between people of different backgrounds, specifically relating to arts and sciences. We provide a safe storage for permanent collections of historical materials and artworks pertaining to the college as well as publications relating to the college.

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  • Children's Museum Denver
    Children's Museum

    The Children's Museum in Denver, Colorado believes in kid-powered learning and creates extraordinary experiences to celebrate the joys of childhood. Curious minds discover, create and explore with expertly designed exhibits and programs, and rich play experiences and a dynamic learning environment offer innovative playcapes for children for a memorable learning experience while having fun. The Children's Museum has an interactive art studio, an assembly plant to engineer buildings, design truck, construct helicopters with real tools and blueprints. The also have the big backyard to explore with incredible wonders of nature, even build your own treehouse, there's the book nook, a fire stations, an joy park, energy center, kinetics, a market, kid sized animal hospital, a teaching kitchen, the science of water, dental health and so much more. Bring you an your child for an unforgettable learning experience that will last and influence a lifetime.

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  • Preston Park Museum and Grounds Stockton-on-Tees

    Stockton on Tees can boast the magnificent Preston Park Museum and Grounds among its historical architecture. A beautiful Victorian manor built in 1882 which houses a ballroom and is complete with a splendid landscaped garden stretching for miles. Now a fascinating museum it houses an amazing array of historic weapons and military wear. Victorian toys and costumes are also a major feature and for the creative there are extensive courses in ancient trades and crafts. Ever wanted to be a genuine blacksmith, make stained glass, sew magnificent quilt or learn to make woodcarvings, good, visit Stockton on tees and head for the Preston Park Museum and Grounds.

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Home & Family

  • Lightner Museum Saint Augustine Beach
    Lightner Museum

    Lightner Museum in Saint Augustine, Florida, is a unique museum that gives visitors an interesting insight into elegant daily lifestyles of the 19th century. Spread over three floors, the museum is able to graciously exhibit its collection of costumes, furnishings, Victorian art glass, magnificent cut glass, mechanical musical instruments and many more equally beautiful artifacts that depict an elegant, gilded era. With such a spectacular setting, Lightner Museum is a magnificent venue for weddings, corporate functions, dances, dinners and many other events with up to 400 guests. The museum shop at Lightner Museum is well-stocked with books, notecards, jewelry, ornaments and many more gifts.

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  • Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum Norwalk
    Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum

    Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum in Norwalk, Connecticut, was declared a national historic landmark in 1971, and this treasured historic museum depicts the splendour of the late 19th century heritage through displays of art, history and architecture. Whether you explore the museum privately or take a guided tour with a docent, you will be enchanted with the beautifully furnished period rooms, old-world craftmanship, treasury of art and many other exhibits. Lockwood-Mathews Mansion Museum is a breathtakingly beautiful venue surrounded by magnificent Victorian decor of a romantic era past, that is ideally suited for dreamy weddings, elegant receptions, corporate functions and many more private events.

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  • Telfair Museums Savannah
    Telfair Museums

    Telfair Museums in Savannah, Georgia, was founded in 1883, and is known to be the oldest art museum that is open to the public. Consisting of three unique buildings within easy walking distance, Telfair Museums is a cultural institution that is home to 4000 art works sourced from Europe and America and are dated from 18th to 21st centuries. A single fee to our art museum ensures access to all three venues, allowing you to spend time viewing original art works at your leisure at the Jepson Center, take a step back to the 19th century with a tour of authentic period rooms on display at Owens-Thomas House and viewing the permanent collection at Telfair Academy. Telfair Museums has something to offer all visitors to our art museum.

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  • Davenport House Museum Savannah
    Davenport House Museum

    Davenport House Museum in Savannah, Georgia, is home to more than 500 collective items of furniture, textiles, books and more, as well as about 200 archeologiical items found on site and displayed with the collection. Visitors to the museum can enjoy a variety of living history programs, activities and tours throughout the year. The Davenport House Museum has two beautiful venues that are suitable for romantic weddings and many other special occasions. The courtyard, with its beautifully landscaped garden filled with splendid colorful blooms, has provided an excellent and romantic backdrop for many couples exchanging their wedding vows.

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  • Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens Savannah
    Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens

    Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens in Savannah, Georgia, is located on the Historic Bamboo Farm and consists of 51 acres of ornamental gardens, lakes, plants, historic buildings and a modern berry field where visitors can pick their own berries. The Cottage Garden was planted in the 1990's, and with its attractive white gazebo, is a popular venue for wedding ceremonies and many other social events. The various shrubs and herbaceous perennials have created an intimate setting that lends itself perfectly for romantic weddings. Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens has many picnic tables where visitors can relax and enjoy snack breaks or lunch outings surrounded by our beautiful botanical gardens.

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Business Services & Finance

  • Tecumseh Auto Spa Club Tecumseh
    Tecumseh Auto Spa Club

    Tecumseh Auto Spa Club in Tecumseh, Ontario offer a one stop shop for your fully detailed car wash and oil change and transmission services. They specialize in dripless oil spray which is an auto rust protection, as well as a ten minute oil change and are a car wash. Tecumseh Auto Spa Club are a walk in clinic for your car covering auto detailing, car wash and wax, express oil changes, window tinting, windshield stone chip repair, transmission and system services, handwashing, carpet shampooing, tyre rotation, vacuuming, and radiators. They have choices of full service car wash or self service car wash, and support the Pennzoil brand, spoil your hardworking car today.

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  • The History Place Morehead City
    The History Place

    The History Place in Morehead City, North Carolina, promotes the history and culture of the people of Cateret County, and related areas and the 12,000 square foot facility houses museums, exhibits, a gallery with displays, research library, conference classroom, an auditorium banquet hall, museum store and offices. The Infusion Cafe steeped in history is a proper tearoom located inside the museum and share their knowledge of the teas and coffees they carry with over 100 world infusions and numerous freshly roasted single origin coffees, they also serve lunch, and host exciting dinner theatre every third Saturday. The History Place houses interesting and extensive collections including textiles, period clothing, furniture, military memorabilia, glassware and artwork, and the library houses more than 10,000 books and publications and photo files documenting the history. The History Place can be reserved for weddings, receptions and other special events and occasions, and they offer special guided tours to schools for free, they welcome donations and entrance is free to the public.

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  • Preston Park Museum and Grounds Stockton-on-Tees

    Stockton on Tees can boast the magnificent Preston Park Museum and Grounds among its historical architecture. A beautiful Victorian manor built in 1882 which houses a ballroom and is complete with a splendid landscaped garden stretching for miles. Now a fascinating museum it houses an amazing array of historic weapons and military wear. Victorian toys and costumes are also a major feature and for the creative there are extensive courses in ancient trades and crafts. Ever wanted to be a genuine blacksmith, make stained glass, sew magnificent quilt or learn to make woodcarvings, good, visit Stockton on tees and head for the Preston Park Museum and Grounds.

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  • Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens Savannah
    Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens

    Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens in Savannah, Georgia, is located on the Historic Bamboo Farm and consists of 51 acres of ornamental gardens, lakes, plants, historic buildings and a modern berry field where visitors can pick their own berries. The Cottage Garden was planted in the 1990's, and with its attractive white gazebo, is a popular venue for wedding ceremonies and many other social events. The various shrubs and herbaceous perennials have created an intimate setting that lends itself perfectly for romantic weddings. Coastal Georgia Botanical Gardens has many picnic tables where visitors can relax and enjoy snack breaks or lunch outings surrounded by our beautiful botanical gardens.

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  • American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum Fort Worth
    American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum

    American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum in Fort Worth, Texas, is a unique aviation museum dedicated to commercial aviation, and offers visitors an opportunity of seeing the world of flight through an exciting sight and sound, hands-on, window seat experience. The aviation museum was officially opened in 1993, and over the years all the artifacts and exhibits were acquired, carefully catalogued and included in the displays and archives by staff and volunteers, and this historical collection of aviation memorabilia and interactive hands-on displays ensures that visitors to American Airlines C.R. Smith Museum enjoy a fun and educational experience. Our interactive exhibits invites visitors of all ages to a flight through the history of American Airlines, and the art digital theater features the history of commercial aviation accompanied by exciting aerial photography.

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Travel & Tourism

  • Moore's Traditional Curers Peel
    Moore's Traditional Curers

    Moore's Traditional Curers based in the historic fishing port of Peel on the Isle of Man offer traditionally cured kippers and other seafood products which can be delivered to your door. They have been traditionally curing oak smoked kippers for over 120 years, and this family business is a working factory and shop and a living museum offers interesting kipper yard tours taking visitors through the entire kipper making process. Moore's Traditional Curers welcome on-line orders, and other products include oaks smoked bacon, smoked salmon, crab meat, crab claws, queen and king scallops and more, with UK delivery only, and they dispatch on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

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  • Sheffield Island Lighthouse Norwalk
    Sheffield Island Lighthouse

    Sheffield Island Lighthouse in Norwalk, Connecticut, was established as an active lighthouse in 1868 till it was retired in 1902, and today, as a listed lighthouse, is a museum and nature preserve that is beautifully maintained by willing volunteers. Lighting and accessibility on the island has been drastically improved for the benefit of visitors, and the tower light installed in the lighthouse is not used as a navigation aid, but as a welcoming beacon and reminder of the important part that this lighthouse has played in guiding boats and ships in the past. There are several walking trails around Sheffield Island Lighthouse, and after an interesting visit to our lighthouse museum, visitors can enjoy relaxing picnic lunches on the island.

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  • Bundaberg Railway Museum Bundaberg
    Bundaberg Railway Museum

    Bundaberg Railway Museum in Bundaberg, Queensland, is a small railway museum that will delight railway enthusiasts and visitors who are interested in learning about the first local railway station that was built in 1881 to transport copper from the mines. Run by local enthusiasts this railway museum is home to photos, uniforms, catering items, engine driver's manuals, office records and many more items of interest. Explore a butter car dating back to 1905, and learn how this car was kept cool without ice blocks, by using cow's hair for insulation. There is so much to see and do at Bundaberg Railway Museum with its wide variety of past and present railway items.

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  • Discovery Museum Eureka
    Discovery Museum

    Discovery Museum in Eureka, California, is a non profit children's museum with exciting and interesting exhibits and programs that will encourage a passion and interest in exploration and learning in our young people. Children of preschool age are also catered for with thematic activities, crafts, stories that promote social and motor skill development. Adventure tourism is promoted at Discovery Museum with our many interesting attractions including an opportunity to climb aboard SS Discovery, turn the ship's wheel, radio the galley, and end your adventure by sliding down a twisty slide. Adventure tourism allows you to discover how wind and weather work together to create weather conditons, this is just one of the many interactive exhibits at Discovery Museum.

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  • The Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad Garibaldi
    The Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad

    The Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad with a depot in Garibaldi, Oregon and other areas takes you on a historic steam train journey for a scenic trip along Tillamook Bay with ocean views, and the Oregon coast and River Nehalem Canyon. This non profit museum organization has a caboose and gift shop on board with shirts, hats, sweaters, toy trains, pins, and much more. The Oregon Coast Scenic Railroad offers special not to be missed excursions throughout the year including dinner trains, picnic trains, pumpkin trains and more, come for a historical journey with unforgettable scenery.

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Attractions

  • Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum Frankenmuth
    Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum

    Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum in Frankenmuth, Michigan welcomes you on a fascinating journey of education and memory nurturing and holds over 600 exhibits of Michigan soldiers, sailors, airmen and astronauts with stories devoted to each. Supporting current member's of the nation's military and dedicated to the men and women from Michigan who served in the armed forces during America's foreign wars, they are also home to the largest collection of Medals of Honor in the World. Michigan's Military and Space Heroes Museum includes exhibits on Michigan's governors who have served in the armed forces, as well as the Polar Bear Veterans, veterans of World War One and Two, the Korean War, Vietnam War, Gulf war of 1991 and the war on terrorism. There are exhibits on astronauts and special exhibits, and private or group tours are available, a must visit.

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  • Kalamazoo Valley Museum Kalamazoo
    Kalamazoo Valley Museum

    Kalamazoo Valley Museum in Kalamazoo, Michigan, is a unique museum that offers something of interest for visitors of all ages through an extensive collections of science, history and technology stories. Entrance to the handicapped accessible museum is free and with our amazing, ever changing exhibits, hands-on displays and a planatarium with seating for 109 visitors, a visit to Kalamazoo Valley Museum provides a full day of fun and entertainment for families and groups. The Challenger Learning Center at our museum is a unique and innovative educational facility that offers a fun, hands-on, learning experience and was founded in memory of the Challenger 5 1-L crew.

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  • Franknemuth Historical Association Frankenmuth
    Franknemuth Historical Association

    The Frankenmuth Historical Association in Frankenmuth, Michigan offers a historical museum dedicated to preserving, communicating and celebrating the heritage of Frankenmuth and with over 7 galleries and thousands of artifacts and documents is a fascinating place to visit. The unique gift shop at the museum has locally crafted and European goods, plus there's an education department dedicated to presenting their story. The Frankenmuth Historical Association also operates the historic Fischer Hall which was built in the 1890's attached to the museum, and is available for concerts, parties and local civic events, plus there's the Nickless-Hubinger flour mill with retail establishments, and an authentic Wolkensdoerfer log house on the outskirts of town. Come for a walk back in time and revel in the history and evolution of the community, self guided and guided tours are available.

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  • Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum Ramsgate
    Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum

    Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum in Ramsgate, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa, has been rated as the best place on the planet, and definitely not your usual hang-out, they even have a resident donkey called Huckleberry who hangs out at the bar, drinks coke from a can and eats carrots. The Wild West Museum next to the bar has a fascinating range of cowboy memorabilia and information about Indians and the most wanted criminals of that era, come learn about Billy the Kid, and Frank and Jesse James. They have arcade style games, music shows including country and a real Western bar with an old piano, here a true country and western style appeals to the cowboy and cowgirl in you. Pistols Saloon and Wild West Museum is a family friendly establishment with a great menu of camp fire specials, German specials, home made pasta dishes, pioneers pizza and more and there's a menu for the smaller cowboys and cowgirls. They cater to private functions, it's a great menu for a unique celebration, and will create a menu according to your groups requirements.

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  • The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum Saint Augustine Beach
    The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum

    At The St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum in Saint Augustine, Florida, we offer educational opportunities and maritime archaeological research in our endeavor to preserving and presenting the interesting story of our port as well as treasuring and safeguarding the memories and precious belongings of people long gone. After an exhilirating visit to the lighthouse and museum visitors will view America's history in a new light. See displays of authentic shipwreck artifacts at the St. Augustine Lighthouse and Museum as well as WWI artifacts on either our guided tours or self guided tours, for an educational and memorable experience.

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Science & Nature

  • The Jack Miner Migratory Bird Foundation Kingsville
    The Jack Miner Migratory Bird Foundation

    The Jack Miner Migratory Bird Foundation in Kingsville, Ontario was established in 1931 to continue the good work of Jack Miner who pioneered the banding of migrating waterfowl and founded the migratory waterfowl refuge system. This charitable organisation operates soley on grants and with a long history going back to when Jack formed one of the first Game Protective associations in 1900. In 1904 Jack Miner who founded the Jack Miner Migratory Bird Sanctuary for the conservation of migrating Canada geese and wild ducks, was dubbed the Father of Conservation. To this day Jacks work is honoured by the board of directors and he was inducted into the Legends of the Outdoors Hall of Fame for his pioneering work. His house is open to the public and there's a viewing platform and gazebo, and a 5km trail system in the south side of the property in the Jack Miner woods.

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  • GREMM Tadoussac
    GREMM

    GREMM or the Group for Research and Education on Marine Mammals in Tadoussac, Quebec, Canada is a non-profit organisation dedicated to education, marine conservation and the scientific research on the whales of the St. Lawrence river. Whales having complex social lives and a life expectancy close to humans are monitored from generation to generation, and GREMM enters their universe and follows them underwater to unravel their mysteries using a long term approach and cutting edge technologies, they also offer training and guidance to master's and Ph.D. students. The Marine Mammal Interpretation Centre or CIMM is a very popular museum offering an unforgettable experience, where the world of whales is explored from the videos to the skeleton collection and much more. GREMM established the Quebec Marine Mammal Emergency Response Network and are dedicated to the protection of whales, organizing, coordinating and implementing measures aimed at reducing accidental mortality of marine mammals, rescuing marine mammals in difficulty, and facilitating the acquisition of data from dead animals, they welcome all donations, so help their cause with an on-line donation today.

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  • Brighton State Park Island Pond
    Brighton State Park

    Brighton State Park in Island Pond, Vermont offers quiet, remoteness, fast running streams, clear lakes ideally suited to the outdoor lover and angler, and logging roads off adventurous side trips into the deeper reaches. Located on the shores of Spectacle Pond, Brighton State Park offers a campground with 5 cabins, tent and trailer sites and 23 leantos, and pets are allowed at the campground but not at the day use beach. Enjoy hiking trails, a camper's beach with boat rentals, a nature museum and amphitheatre as well as garage theatre and play area, plus a long sandy beach with bathhouse restrooms and rental boats, it's all here for a fabulous visit or vacation.

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  • Leelanau State Park Northport Bay
    Leelanau State Park

    Leelanau State Park in Northport, Michigan is located on the tip of the little finger on the beautiful Leelanau Peninsula complete with Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum, a rustic campground, and two mini cabins. Come enjoy 1,300 beautiful acres, hiking and skiing trails, a picnic area and stunning shoreline with Petoskey stones. Leelanau State Park has a playground and beach, there are cross country skiing and hunting opportunities available as well as swimming and more, come enjoy a wonderful day or stay in breathtaking surrounds.

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  • Silver Springs State Park Ocala
    Silver Springs State Park

    The Silver Springs State Park in Ocala, Florida offers dozens of springs and miles of trails including horse trails and has more than 15 distinct natural communities complete with covered viewing deck on the Spring side. Visitors can walk along the river on paved trails or enjoy a glass bottom boat ride, and there's a restaurant, as well as canoe and kayak launch, as well as boat launch. The Silver Springs State Park has campground facilities with luxury cabins available and there's the Silver River Museum and Environmental Education Center to visit as well. Come enjoy incredible wildlife viewing, canoeing and kayaking, cycling, picnics, the interpretive exhibit and so much more, it's all here.

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Shopping & Auctions

  • ASHEville Museum Asheville
    ASHEville Museum

    ASHEville Museum in Asheville, North Carolina, is a women's cultural museum that features innovative and interesting exhibits that highlight the accomplishments and experiences of women. The museum features a unique gift shop and offers interesting educational programs and special events. Funds generated from the gift shop help support the museum. ASHEville Museum is committed to creating a greater understanding and awareness of the challenges of gender inequality. The exhibit gallery at our museum features 8 to 12 exhibits at a time, with some directed at adult audiences, and guests are encouraged to preview exhibits. ASHEville Museum is handicapped accessible and an ideal venue for many special events.

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  • Moore's Traditional Curers Peel
    Moore's Traditional Curers

    Moore's Traditional Curers based in the historic fishing port of Peel on the Isle of Man offer traditionally cured kippers and other seafood products which can be delivered to your door. They have been traditionally curing oak smoked kippers for over 120 years, and this family business is a working factory and shop and a living museum offers interesting kipper yard tours taking visitors through the entire kipper making process. Moore's Traditional Curers welcome on-line orders, and other products include oaks smoked bacon, smoked salmon, crab meat, crab claws, queen and king scallops and more, with UK delivery only, and they dispatch on Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

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  • The Nautical Museum Castletown
    The Nautical Museum

    The Nautical Museum in Castletown on the Isle of Man is home to the world's oldest yacht the Peggy, the oldest surviving shallop of her kind, built by an interesting historical character, Captain George Quayle. Come visit the Quayle gallery and learn about Captain George and his family as well as the Peggy, see previously unseen objects uncovered in archaeological excavations with exhibits including a leather pistol holster, a flintlock pistol mechanism, some coconut shell drinking cups and what is possibly an eighteenth century microscope. The Nautical Museum showcases Quayle's inventions, they story of why the Peggy remained undisturbed for over a 100 years, a sailmaker's loft and the tools of the trade as well as a cabin room built in the form of a naval warship of Nelson's day, secret trap doors and so much more, it's all here.

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  • Cliffords Honey Farm Kingscote
    Cliffords Honey Farm

    Cliffords Honey Farm in Kingscote, South Australia brings your pure and exquisite Ligurain bee honey which they've been producing for over 30 years. Come enjoy a free honey tasting, and Jenny's famous honey ice cream, there are honey drinks and biscuits as well as honey mead, candles, cosmetics and wax products, and a range of local crafts. Cliffords Honey Farm has a large picnic area and playground, and guided tours are available for groups, come learn how honey is extracted in the display area complete with glass beehive and short video, it's a fascinating experience.

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  • Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum Denver
    Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum

    Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum in Denver Colorado, is committed to teaching and creating an interest in aviation and space related endeavors past, present and future, to visitors of all age groups. With completion of the museum's Exploration of Flight, this experience-based facility offers excellent learning opportunities for future achievers and discoverers. An interesting and popular exhibit, 1975 F14-A Tomcat aircraft features wings that can be extended to the fuselage to enable successful takeoffs and landings, and its main task was to protect carrier battle groups during the war. The Wings Aeronautica Museum Store at Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum has an interesting selection of collectibles, gifts and educational materials for aviation enthusiasts.

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Accommodation

  • The Hinkler Hall of Aviation Bundaberg
    The Hinkler Hall of Aviation

    The Hinkler Hall of Aviation in Bundaberg, Queensland, is an aviation museum that highlights the adventures of solo aviator, Bert Hinkler, and also provides an interesting insight into early aviation. Spend a fun filled, entertaining family day at the aviation museum where you can explore the many interesting exhibits, board a flight simulator, view 5 replica aircraft and visit the beautifully restored Hinkler House. The Hinkler Hall of Aviation is made up of a fascinating exhibition gallery, retail outlet, restoration workshops, cafe, and organised tours are catered for by our friendly, informative team. Wheelchair visitors are also catered for.

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  • Bronte Creek Provincial Park Oakville
    Bronte Creek Provincial Park

    Bronte Creek Provincial Park in Oakville, Ontario, is a recreational park spread over 684 hectares of ground filled with 10km of multi-purpose trails, a living history museum, many picnic shelters, a nature centre, skating rink and enormous pool. Our camping sites are located between shaded, open and treed sites, and there are many outdoor recreational activities to keep the whole family entertained. The Nature Centre at Bronte Creek Provincial Park offers intersting educational programs and special events, and next to this centre is the popular children's farm. Day visitors or campers to our camping sites can look forward enjoyable times that are filled with many activities, fun and excitement surrounded by the beauty of nature.

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  • Brighton State Park Island Pond
    Brighton State Park

    Brighton State Park in Island Pond, Vermont offers quiet, remoteness, fast running streams, clear lakes ideally suited to the outdoor lover and angler, and logging roads off adventurous side trips into the deeper reaches. Located on the shores of Spectacle Pond, Brighton State Park offers a campground with 5 cabins, tent and trailer sites and 23 leantos, and pets are allowed at the campground but not at the day use beach. Enjoy hiking trails, a camper's beach with boat rentals, a nature museum and amphitheatre as well as garage theatre and play area, plus a long sandy beach with bathhouse restrooms and rental boats, it's all here for a fabulous visit or vacation.

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  • Circle R Campground Oshkosh
    Circle R Campground

    Circle R Campground in Oshkosh, Wisconsin offers wonderful campsites for all types of campers including, pull through sites, primitive shady wooded areas and seasonal sites. With over 30 acres of ground they can accommodate large clubs and special events, and they have wireless internet, a camp store with full bar, a large recreation room, children's playground, propane and laundry facilities. Also here is the fascinating Ray's Museum of Years Past with a collection of personal memorabilia, antique cars and trucks, old washing machines, horse drawn buggies and more. Circle R Campground is ideally located close to wonderful attractions and activities in the area, and is the perfect base, come enjoy.

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  • Leelanau State Park Northport Bay
    Leelanau State Park

    Leelanau State Park in Northport, Michigan is located on the tip of the little finger on the beautiful Leelanau Peninsula complete with Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum, a rustic campground, and two mini cabins. Come enjoy 1,300 beautiful acres, hiking and skiing trails, a picnic area and stunning shoreline with Petoskey stones. Leelanau State Park has a playground and beach, there are cross country skiing and hunting opportunities available as well as swimming and more, come enjoy a wonderful day or stay in breathtaking surrounds.

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