¡Haga clic aquí para Español! While technology like the internet can sometimes make our world feel very small, the Earth is a huge place, filled with many different places, people, creatures, and ideas. Sometimes it is hard to think outside of ourselves, to see how we fit into this vast puzzle. One way humans can … More The City at the Center of the World
For an English version, click here! Aunque la tecnología como el internet pueden hacer que sintamos que el mundo es muy pequeño, la tierra es un lugar enorme, lleno de lugares, personas, criaturas e ideas diferentes. A veces, es difícil pensar más allá de donde estamos sentados, más allá de nosotros mismos, para vercómo encajamos … More La Ciudad Mitad del Mundo
Join us on a journey to the middle of our world, to learn more about our environment and how we fit into the big picture! … More Viaje al Ecuador (EquatorTrek)
Join us on a journey to the middle of our world, to learn more about our environment and how we fit into the big picture! … More EquatorTrek
Recently, the Pink Palace Collections and Exhibits departments moved three of the museum’s largest artifacts. The Burton Callicott murals have hung over the grand staircase in the mansion lobby since 1934 when Callicott was commissioned as part of the Public Works of Art Project. The museum’s advisory board wanted the option of removing the paintings … More Mural Move at the Pink Palace
Plans are moving ahead for our renovation of the Pink Palace mansion. The Mansion was built in the 1920s and has undergone a series of re-imaginings in its long life. It started as Clarence Saunders’ palatial home that was meant to be a Southern showplace. Saunders lost his house before it was completed, and it … More Pink Palace Mansion 3.0
In October my thoughts always turn to things dark and spooky. Maybe it is because I see the greatest changes toward the darkness of the coming winter. I find myself often resetting my light timers earlier each day. The sun sets earlier but it also rises later and so it seems unfair that the alarm … More Spooky Space!