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GREAT MUSEUMS SERIES (29 Programs) DVD
No students should have to grow up without a chance to experience America's great museums. Take them there with this great series that honors people and values, events and artifacts that have helped make the U.S. what it is today. Great Museums encourages discovery learning through captivating glimpses of exhibits supported by dynamic interviews with museum experts - curators, archivists, researchers, volunteers, and others - who all share a single passionate interest: to preserve the past for the benefit of the future.
Twenty-nine programs 28 to 52 minutes each:
Ellis Island Immigration Museum: Face of America | Autry Museum of Western Heritage: Spirit of the West | DuSable Museum of African-American History: American Soul | The Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian: Native Voice | The National D-Day Museum: Triumph of the Spirit | The Library of Congress: Volumes to Speak | The Field Museum: Earthly Treasures | The Franklin Institute: Wonderland of Science | The Metropolitan Museum of Art: A World of Art | George Eastman House: Picture Perfect | Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts: Art Gets a Start in America | National Museum of Women in the Arts: A Woman's Touch | National Music Museum: America's Shrine to Music | Hollywood Entertainment Museum: American Dream Factory | California Surf Museum: Proudly We Wave | Molly Brown House Museum: The Unsinkable | National Museum of Racing: Horse Power | Colorado History Museum: Crossroads of Culture | California State Railroad Museum: Binding Ties | Institute of Texan Cultures: Behind the Lone Star | The Charleston Museum: America's First Museum | The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum: Water Ways | The Whale Museum: Science at Sea | The Henry Ford: Made in America | New York City Fire Museum: Trial by Fire | Delta Blues Museum: The Blues Lives On! | American Folk Art Museum: American Anthem | Morris Museum of Art: The Art of the South | Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum: Collective Vision