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How are museums keeping up with the changing times?

From America’s oldest collection, Charleston Museum, circa 1773, to its tiniest—the 134-square-foot World’s Smallest Museum; from the majestic American Museum of Natural History to the head-scratchingly odd Spam Museum, our nation’s love affair with its 17,500 museums is well established. Despite the stereotype of museums as boring and elitist places, their origins were steeped in […] … learn more→