Historic house museums

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Historic house museums

Museums that depict tangible evidence of the original events which are identified with a particular house.
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South of Chennai, Dakshina Chitra is a historic house museum that has collected and preserved regional domestic architecture and reconstructed it into a village setting.
Its neighbor, Salisbury Mansion, is a historic house museum run by the Worcester Historical Museum.
Dow Home and Studio, a historic house museum in Midland, was recently designated one of the "Top 25 Best Historic Homes in America" by Traditional Home magazine.
Other history museums and attractions include the Atlanta History Center, the Atlanta Cyclorama and Civil War Museum (a huge painting and diorama in-the-round, with a rotating central audience platform, that depicts the Battle of Atlanta in the Civil War), the Carter Center and Presidential Library, historic house museum Rhodes Hall, and the Margaret Mitchell House and Museum.
Located on California's Central Coast, the property is now administered by the California State Parks as a historic house museum, and is open daily to the public.
I also am the Director of the Reynolds Homestead, an historic house museum and continuing education center owned by Virginia Tech.
SINCE THE FIRST historic house museum in the United States opened to the public in 1850,(2) Americans have used historic buildings as tools for teaching and learning about the past.
In addition, she has raised funds to purchase and organized an historic house museum, founded a branch of the Victorian Society, served on national boards and consulted on restoration projects nationwide.
The historic house museum, built in 1772 and restored to reflect 1830s style, has been decorated with a Victorian theme and lit with candles for the holiday season.
Managing Historic House Museums by Samantha Engel, Whaley Historic House Museum
They cover the following topics: the historic house museum in Georgia, Woodrow Wilson's childhood home, the Governor's mansion in Atlanta, the role of silk in the state's history, folk pottery, plain-style Georgia furniture, and the arts and crafts collection at Tallulah Falls School.

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