The Orient Express was a luxury train running from Paris to Constantinople for over 80 years. As the creation of Belgian businessman Georges Nagelmackers in 1883, the train was decorated with Oriental rugs, velvet draperies, and mahogany paneling. The original train retired in 1977, but an exhibit has been installed at the Railway Museum in the Netherlands in order to share its rich history with all..
The Narvik War Museum in Narvik, Norway is a museum reflecting on Narvik's history throughout World War II. The exhibition begins its story with Germany's initial attack on Narvik and Norway in April 1940. The exhibition looks at various war themes including conflict and human rights. Attendees are able to experience the exhibit in not only Norwegian, but also English, French, Polish, and German..
The Queensland Steam & Vintage Machinery Museum is a museum filled with replicas of some of Australia's steam locomotives and machines. The museum has restored and repaired dozens of vehicles and machines to display to visitors how they would have been operated in the past..
The Holocaust History Center at the Jewish History Museum in Tucson, Arizona is dedicated to sharing the stories and experiences of those persecuted by Nazism, survived, and later found themselves in southern Arizona. The stories of over 260 individuals originating from 18 countries are presented in this exhibit..
This London home was the last residence of famous psychoanalyst, Sigmund Freud, where he and his family moved to escape Nazi annexation in Austria during World War II. The home is now The Freud Museum, and includes his extensive collection of over 2,000 antiquities. Sigmund Freud's study has been preserved just as it was during his lifetime, and his psychoanalytic couch is a center piece of the museum..
The Home Sweet Home Museum is an East Hampton, New York museum showcasing fine 18th century and 19th century antiques, china, and lustreware. The home was reportedly built in the 1720s by English settlers who first arrived in the New World. The town of East Hampton was the very first English settlement founded in the state of New York..
Bảo tàng Lịch sử - Thành phố Hồ Chí Minh được thành lập ngày 23/8/1979 trên cơ sở tiếp thu “Viện Bảo tàng Quốc gia Việt Nam tại Sài Gòn”, nơi trưng bày về mỹ thuật cổ một số nước Châu Á. Từ năm 1929, Bảo tàng được xem như là một bảo tàng đầu tiên ra đời ở Nam Kỳ và mang tên Blanchard de la Brosse (tên của viên Thống đốc Nam Kỳ lúc bấy giờ)..