History - Archaeology Events - Museums

After Dark: Wired World in San Francisco on 27 Feb

After Dark: Wired World

San Francisco   Thursday, February 27, 2020   1800 - 2200
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
In a world that's wired, how much data is being collected, and how much of that data is useful? In light of California's recently enacted, groundbreaking law around data and privacy, pause to consider the implications of both the law and all the data we produce. Big Data has ..
Black History Month Walking Tour in Bala Cynwyd on 29 Feb

Black History Month Walking Tour

Bala Cynwyd   Saturday, February 29, 2020   1300 - 1500
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Every February, Americans commemorate and pay tribute to the achievements and central role of African Americans in shaping our history. This February, West Laurel Hill Cemetery will pay tribute to some of those black Americans who overcame discrimination and adversity to mak ..
Women's Leader Tour in Bala Cynwyd on 29 Mar

Women's Leader Tour

Bala Cynwyd   Sunday, March 29, 2020   1100 - 1400
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
There are many kinds of leaders, from visionaries who push the boundaries of their artistic fields and scientists uncovering the secrets of medicine, to protestors advocating for the advancements of civil rights and CEOs building successful businesses. West Laurel Hill’s ..
Death Loves a Shining Mark in Philadelphia on 21 Mar

Death Loves a Shining Mark

Philadelphia   Saturday, March 21, 2020   1100 - 1300
7.50 USD
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
In Victorian America, formal bereavement was an accepted cultural institution. Mourning was observed through many non-spoken rituals to commemorate the dead, dictate social behavior and demonstrate the relationship to the deceased by a complicated system of rules to abide by ..
Classy Broads and Daring Dames in Philadelphia on 22 Mar

Classy Broads and Daring Dames

Philadelphia   Sunday, March 22, 2020   1500 - 1700
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Laurel Hill Cemetery marks Women’s History Month and the Centennial of the 19th Amendment with a program honoring some of our most fascinating ladies. Activists, influencers, and philanthropists; movers, shakers, and more than one Titanic survivor; each found her final resti ..
History Camp Boston in Boston on 14 Mar

History Camp Boston

Boston   Saturday, March 14, 2020   0900 - 1800
52.00 USD
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
History Camp is a casual for adults designed to bring together history lovers from all walks of life for dozens of sessions, tables from authors and history organizations and historical re-enactors. It's a place where ideas can be exchanged, and connections made. If you're a ..
250th Anniversary of the Boston Massacre in Boston on 7 Mar

250th Anniversary of the Boston Massacre

Boston   Saturday, March 7, 2020   1900 - 2000
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Saturday, March 7th, 2020 1:00pm - 5:00pm - Historical Vignettes 7:00 pm - Boston Massacre Reenactments Old State House, 206 Washington St, Boston, MA 02109, USA Join us as tensions between the citizens of the Town of Boston and the British soldiers stationed in town ..
Sailors' Series: The Adventures and History of the " SSV Tabor Boy" in New Bedford on 27 Feb

Sailors' Series: The Adventures and History of the " SSV Tabor Boy"

New Bedford   Thursday, February 27, 2020   1830 - 2000
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
In the first of three Sailors' Series presentations this year, Captain James Geil and his Tabor Academy student crew will recount the thrill of racing aboard the 100-year-old schooner "SSV Tabor Boy" on the 645-mile Marion to Bermuda race, and the challenge of celestial navi ..
Whiskey in America: Education and Libation in East Sandwich on 25 Apr

Whiskey in America: Education and Libation

East Sandwich   Saturday, April 25, 2020   1600 - 1800
25.00 USD
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
The Nye Museum will host a very special history talk and whiskey tasting on April 25 at 4PM in the Grange Hall about colonial distilling practices. This is a 21+ event. See detailed description below. Recent attention toward the reconstruction of George Washington’s disti ..
Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House in Twickenham on 29 Apr

Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House

Twickenham   Wednesday, April 29, 2020   1900 - 2030
20.00 GBP
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Experience Strawberry Hill House as never before with an exclusive House tour during the magical hour of twilight. Join a Twilight tour and be guided through Horace Walpole’s theatrical masterpiece, his little gothic castle of Strawberry Hill. Start off your visit in styl ..
Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House in Twickenham on 24 Jun

Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House

Twickenham   Wednesday, June 24, 2020   1900 - 2030
20.00 GBP
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Experience Strawberry Hill House as never before with an exclusive House tour during the magical hour of twilight. Join a Twilight tour and be guided through Horace Walpole’s theatrical masterpiece, his little gothic castle of Strawberry Hill. Start off your visit in styl ..
Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House in Twickenham on 16 Sep

Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House

Twickenham   Wednesday, September 16, 2020   1900 - 2030
20.00 GBP
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Experience Strawberry Hill House as never before with an exclusive House tour during the magical hour of twilight. Join a Twilight tour and be guided through Horace Walpole’s theatrical masterpiece, his little gothic castle of Strawberry Hill. Start off your visit in styl ..
Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House in Twickenham on 2 Dec

Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House

Twickenham   Wednesday, December 2, 2020   1900 - 2030
20.00 GBP
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Experience Strawberry Hill House as never before with an exclusive House tour during the magical hour of twilight. Join a Twilight tour and be guided through Horace Walpole’s theatrical masterpiece, his little gothic castle of Strawberry Hill. Start off your visit in styl ..
Aperture Lucida in San Francisco on 21 Feb

Aperture Lucida

San Francisco   Friday, February 21, 2020   1400 - 1700
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Experience the delight of illusion in this new work by artist and inventor Tristan Duke. Created during his two-year artist residency at the Exploratorium, Aperture Lucida is an artwork and optical device that challenges and astounds our perception in novel ways. Upon first ..
After Dark: It's Elemental! in San Francisco on 20 Feb

After Dark: It's Elemental!

San Francisco   Thursday, February 20, 2020   1800 - 2200
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Come be in your elements with Exploratorium host and scientific raconteur Ron Hipschman. Follow tales of intrigue and invention, join in dynamic demonstrations, and uncover fascinating connections between individual elements and our collective human experience. This week, le ..
Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House in Twickenham on 19 Feb

Twilight Guided Tours of Strawberry Hill House

Twickenham   Wednesday, February 19, 2020   1830 - 2000
20.00 GBP
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Experience Strawberry Hill House as never before with an exclusive House tour during the magical hour of twilight. Join a Twilight tour and be guided through Horace Walpole’s theatrical masterpiece, his little gothic castle of Strawberry Hill. Start off your visit in styl ..
After Dark: Sexplorations in San Francisco on 13 Feb

After Dark: Sexplorations

San Francisco   Thursday, February 13, 2020   1800 - 2200
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Sex involves the transfer of genetic information that has resulted in evolution and specialization-and one of the hottest evenings in town, scientifically speaking. Discover some surprising ways that sperm and eggs come together. And, on this eve of Valentine's Day, taste th ..
Thinking on Science: Origins - How the Earth Made Us in Greater London on 13 Feb

Thinking on Science: Origins - How the Earth Made Us

Greater London   Thursday, February 13, 2020   1930 - 2100
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
As a species we are shaped by our environment. Geological forces drove our evolution in East Africa; mountainous terrain led to the development of democracy in Greece; and today voting behaviour in the United States follows the bed of an ancient sea. The human story is the s ..
Thursday Lates: Gothic Romance in Twickenham on 13 Feb

Thursday Lates: Gothic Romance

Twickenham   Thursday, February 13, 2020   1800 - 2100
15.00 GBP
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
Experience Strawberry Hill House with our updated opening hours and special event, Thursday Lates: Gothic Romance. Throughout February and March, tour the house and explore the ‘passion’ of Horace Walpole’s ‘little gothic castle’, part of our new Thursday late opening. Jo ..
What Your Ancestor's Music Say About Them? in Jacksonville on 8 Feb

What Your Ancestor's Music Say About Them?

Jacksonville   Saturday, February 8, 2020   1000 - 1130
Free
History - Archaeology Events - Museums
What Your Ancestor's Music Say About Them? Mitch Hemann, Jacksonville Historical Society Archivist by profession and musician/singer/songwriter by avocation, will present a musical program on the origins and evolution of the blues in Northeast Florida. This musical journey ..

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