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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame features Grateful Dead exhibit

CLEVELAND, Ohio - The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is proud to present a major exhibition devoted to a truly unique American rock and roll band, Grateful Dead: The Long, Strange Trip.

Madame Tussauds reveals top ten celebrities: 1802 vs 2011

HONG KONG – Madame Tussauds is celebrating the 250th anniversary of the birth of its founder, Marie Tussaud, this year and to mark the occasion has released a comparison of the most popular celebrit

Spider-Man climbs up to Madame Tussauds Hong Kong

HONG KONG – In celebration of Easter, the wax figure of web slinging hero Spider-Man has been unveiled today at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong.

That museum must go, says Uganda tourism minister

UGANDA (eTN) - Uganda’s controversial tourism minister Kahinda Otafire, by his own description aka minister of crocodiles, has again stepped into the spotlight when dismissing the pleas of members o

Obamas visit to benefit Mani Bhavan tourism

US President Barack Obama is the first high-profile international visitor to set foot in the Mani Bhavan Gandhi Sangrahalaya in the last 50 years and the museum authorities say his visit filled life i

Chaplin’s World – the Modern Times Museum on Lake Geneve

(eTN) - After over 10 years of planning and developments, with more than 200 pages of documents submitted to the municipal authorities describing the architectural, landscaping, environmental, and des

Aviation news: Pan Am legacy museum in Miami?

Pan Am used to be one of the most recognized trademarks in the world. Now devotees want to cement the legacy of the airline that made Miami its home.

Metz, a French answer to Bilbao?

METZ, France (eTN) - What could bring fame to Metz in Eastern France, a 220,000 inhabitants metropolis, which disputes to rival Nancy the title of largest city in the Lorraine region?

Throw money in a hole and the tourists will come

GREENSBURG, Kan. — Locals here have always been proud of their hole in the ground.

Kampala City Council bows to pressure and reopens museum

Following outrage by the public and intense pressure from governmental departments, the hapless Kampala City Council finally removed the chains and padlocks from the Uganda Museum and Farmers’ House

City Council locks out tourists from Uganda museum

Without apparent notice, council employees chain locked the gates and offices of Uganda’s main museum last week over alleged failure to pay property taxes, keeping out a number of locals who had com

Visiting the Chinese Sex Museum makes its easy to see why...

The China Guide http://www.thechinaguide.com/ is taking tourists on the road less traveled via the ancient water town of Tongli near Shanghai.

100,000 visit Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition

It has been 97 years since the tragic demise of Titanic, the ocean liner who was, at the time of her maiden voyage, the largest vessel afloat.

Old Cowtown museum is a draw for bus tourists

Robert and Phyllis Johnson couldn't find their group Saturday at Old Cowtown.

NY hopes Rock’n’Roll museum annex will boost tourism

NEW YORK - New York City is hoping an annex of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame opening this year will boost tourism, as well as commemorate the artists and music venues that formed the city's rock hist

Grounds of last home of Confederate president reopen to tourists

BILOXI, Miss. - For the first time since Hurricane Katrina, parts of the last home of Jefferson Davis have reopened to tourists.The Beauvoir museum was destroyed in August 2005. Yesterday the grounds and a temporary exhibit in the gift shop reopened, after extensive repairs.The Beauvoir house itself won't open to the public until June 3rd, which is Jefferson Davis' birthday.

FBI backing plan for Vegas mob museum

LAS VEGAS (eTN) - Las Vegas is building a museum about some of its founding fathers and most influential figures — guys with names like Bugsy, Lefty and Lansky.The mob museum will stand as frank acknowledgment of the major role mobsters played in developing Las Vegas into the gambling capital of America and giving the city its rakish glamour during the 1940s and '50s.