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1877 Steinway piano placed back in Motown Museum. (WWJ/Marie Osborne)

Beatles Legend Paul McCartney Helps Restore Motown Magic

A famous piano has found its way back home- in large part – due to Paul McCartney.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2013

Inside the Henry Ford Museum (Credit The Henry Ford)

Henry Ford Museum Hosts ‘America’s World’s Fairs’ Artifacts Exhibit

Discover the future, as imagined by the innovators, architects and designers of the past, in Designing Tomorrow: America’s World’s Fairs of the 1930s, the newest exhibition opening inside the Henry Ford Museum on April 27.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/24/2013

Former NASA astronaut and Michigan native Jack Lousma.

Yankee Air Museum Hosts Traveling NASA Exhibit

The Yankee Air Museum in Belleville on Saturday is welcoming a traveling NASA exhibit and one of the space agency’s former shuttle commanders, Jack Lousma.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2013

Motown Museum in Detroit (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Detroit’s Motown Museum Unveils New ‘Girl Groups’ Exhibit

Responsible for a non-stop avalanche of hits, The Marvelettes, The Vandellas, The Velvelettes, and The Supremes were crucial to Motown’s ascent as the country’s most successful independent record label.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/31/2013

(credit: detroitsciencecenter.org)

Michigan Science Center In Detroit Is Finally Open, For Good

The museum, which was closed for 15-months due to budgetary problems, has now become the debt-free, not-for-profit Michigan Science Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2012

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Cranbrook Institute Shows Off New Observatory

Cranbrook Institute of Science is offering visitors opportunities to view its new observatory.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/26/2012

(credit: detroitsciencecenter.org)

Michigan Science Center In Detroit To Open Dec. 26

The Detroit Science Center, closed for more than a year because of budget problems, will reopen December 26 as the Michigan Science Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/04/2012

(credit: wpchryslermuseum.org)

Walter P. Chrysler Museum To Reduce Public Access

The Walter P. Chrysler Museum in metro Detroit has run out of money and its classic car collection won’t be open to the public except for special occasions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2012

Dossin Great Lakes Museum. (Photo Credit: detroithistorical.org)

Dossin Great Lakes Museum To Close For Renovation

This weekend marks the final opportunity for visitors to check out the Dossin Great Lakes Museum for a while.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/01/2012

(Facebook Photo/Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at MSU)

Michigan State University’s Broad Art Museum Opens Saturday

The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum features a facade of pleated stainless steel and glass, a look that distinguishes it from the traditional brick buildings that surround it on the East Lansing campus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/10/2012

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