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Museum City Guide: My Top 5 in Washington, D.C.

August 26, 2013

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We’ve come to the end of of this summer’s Museum City Guide series. You may already have guessed what the last city to be featured is. After my current home stomping ground Berlin, and the home of my heart, Edinburgh, there’s another museum city that is very special to me, and that’s Washington, D.C. The first thing that springs to most people’s minds, when they think of Washington, D.C. and museums, is ‘The Smithsonian’, and while it has many great museums to offer, there is […]

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Museum Badges

July 17, 2013


Today is another museum themed day on Twitter, organised by the folks at Culture Themes this time, and the topic is Museum Badges (#MusBadges). As a collector of museum souvenirs, I have quite a few museum badges in my possession, so I thought I’d share some of my favourites with you today. Badges from Favourite Museums From left to right: Obviously, my most favourite museum in the world has to be represented among my badge collection. This one is from the National Museum of Scotland’s […]

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International Spy Museum

May 23, 2010

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During our last day in Washington D.C. we visited the International Spy Museum. It may sound like one of those museums that are a bit of a gimmick, but we had a really good visit and stayed almost 4 hours. We would have stayed even longer if it hadn’t been closing, we easily had at least another hour’s worth to see – we were very thorough though, i.e. reading/ watching/ trying everything, so as with any museum it probably helps to have some interest in […]

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