• Miss Colby's Museums

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    The Smithsonian

    View the Smithsonian Institution page. View facts and research as well as tours and journeys.

    The Aviation History Online Museum

    Explore the world of aviation with the help of the internet. Everything you need to know in one place and easy to find.

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    Vatican Museums

    The Vatican Museums (Italian: Musei Vaticani) are the public art and sculpture museums in the Vatican City, which display works from the extensive collection of the Roman Catholic Church. Pope Julius II founded the museums in the 16th century. The Sistine Chapel and the Stanze della Segnatura decorated by Raphael are on the visitor route through the Vatican Museums. As of November 2006, it was visited by more than 4,000,000 people for the year.

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    Adirondack Museum

    "The Adirondack Museum believes in the power of history to ignite the imagination, stimulate thought and shape the future. Our collections and engaging programs reflect stories of life, work, and play in the Adirondack Park and northern New York State."

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    The Warhol Museum

    "The Andy Warhol Museum is a vital forum in which diverse audiences of artists, scholars and the general public are galvanized through creative interaction with the art and life of Andy Warhol. The Warhol is ever-changing and constantly re-defining itself in relation to contemporary life, using its unique collections and dynamic, interactive programming as tools."

    Titanic Online Museum

    The Online Titanic Museum is dedicated to preserving the memory of the Titanic; her twin sisters Olympic and Britannic and the White Star Line - the shipping line that owned and operated the three "Olympic Class" steamers.

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    Imperial War Museum London

    "The Imperial War Museum is a museum in London featuring military vehicles, weapons, war memorabilia, an extensive library open to the public Monday to Saturday, a photographic archive, and an art collection of 20th century and later conflicts, especially those involving Britain, and the British Empire. This location is the headquarters of a 5-branch system. The other locations are listed at the end of the page. The museum is partially funded by the government, but also relies on individual contributions and revenue generation through retailing, licensing income and other commercial activity."

    The British Museum

    "The British Museum holds in trust for the nation and the world a collection of art and antiquities from ancient and living cultures.Housed in one of Britain's architectural landmarks, the collection is one of the finest in existence, spanning two million years of human history. Access to the collection is free."

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