The Private Museums

Toronto – Canada            It is almost unheard of for an artist to establish a private museum of his or her works...

                Raymond D. Nasher was a real estate developer, U.S. delegate to the United Nations, banker and part...

                Among the worst atrocities and crimes against humanity of the 20th century was the implementation of the...

          One of the most intriguing museums along Pennsylvania Avenue’s row of cultural and architectural treasures in Washington, DC is the...

                The Redlin Art Center       Compensation by the town of Watertown, South Dakota of $1500...

        While governance of the Peoples’ Republic of China might seem restrictive to Westerners, the accumulation of great wealth by members of...

          He loved sculpture, she loved gardens and since they loved each other, Frederik Meijer, the billionaire discount supermarket and gas...

    A. Reynolds Morse and Eleanor Reese met at a concert in Cleveland, Ohio in the early 1940s and during their courtship visited a...

          A precious jewel in the crown of the Guggenheim Foundation is the Peggy Guggenheim Collection housed in her former residence,...

Toronto – Canada            … Continued From Previous Page       The museum’s high ceilings, white walls and curved corners...

                Kiran Nadar is a woman of many passions: international competitive bridge, of which she is one of...

          The name Bata has been synonymous with shoes since Tomas Bata began manufacturing them in 1894 in Zlin, a town...

          His Highness Prince Shah Karim Al Husseini, the Aga Khan, is the 49th hereditary imam or spiritual leader of the...

    Julie Rekai Rickerd is a travel and arts journalist who specializes in discovering private museums around the globe, finding many on each of...

              Thanks to a period of extreme prosperity at the end of the 19th century and the beginning of...

                Sailing along the Potomac River to George Washington’s beloved Georgian plantation, Mount Vernon, on Spirit Cruises’ “Spirit...

                Paris, the city of light, shines even brighter since yet another architectural masterpiece by Frank Gehry opened...