Weekly News Roundup: August 25, 2014


New York City’s police commissioner isn’t a fan of a graffiti exhibit.

Local history museum in Donetsk, Ukraine, badly damaged by bombs in current conflict.

Museum and Opera: Museum as a part of a production in Salzburg.

Drones used to protect archaeological sites in Peru.

Celebrity museums:  A new museum on a German actor of a popular TV-serial and new Johnny Cash museum in his boyhood home.

The War Remnants Museum in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

Museum and commemoration: The “Memorial Topf & Söhne – The furnace manufacturer of Auschwitz” was awarded the Prize of the Sparkasse Cultural Museum Foundation of Hesse-Thuringia. 

New documentary looks at tussle over ownership of Chicago’s beloved Sue, the T-Rex.

Image:  Donetsk Regional History Museum, last week.


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