Tag Archives: Museums

Dizzy Dean Rest Stop and Grave, Wiggins – Mississippi Mondays October 14, 2019

Updated to add cemetery links and remove some stuff I forgot to remove before it went live. This one took a while as I went through several counties and towns in those counties before settling on Dizzy Dean Rest Stop … Continue reading

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Reid’s Grove School, Gatesville – North Carolina Thursdays October 10, 2019

Since I was in western North Carolina last week and central/eastern North Carolina the week before, I decided to look north for this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post. As one of the North Carolina bloggers I follow has Gates as … Continue reading

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Cook Museum of Natural Science, Decatur, Alabama – Weirdness Wednesdays October 9, 2019

In seeing a tab I hadn’t noticed before on another blogger’s blog –  https://therecoveringlegalist.com/monkey-archives/ which led to this YouTube video – Monday Monkey “Bug Museum” (Episode 26): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRIW-1VZQow (around 3:45 minutes long), I checked out #26 which stood out as … Continue reading

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Yellow Fever House and Martyrs Church Museum, Holly Springs – Mississippi Mondays October 7, 2019

I settled on the Holly Springs area for this week’s Mississippi Mondays post. When I saw what was on Roadside America – https://www.roadsideamerica.com/tip/14548, it was clear what I should the focus of this post. That needs a bit of backstory … Continue reading

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Our 2019 Road Trip, Part 9: Soda Pop Art Productions — Midlife Crisis Crossover!

Previously on Midlife Crisis Crossover: Every year since 1999 my wife Anne and I have taken a trip to a different part of the United States and visited attractions, wonders, and events we didn’t have back home in Indianapolis. From … Continue reading

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Graham County Museum of Prehistoric Relics/The Hike Inn, Fontana Dam – North Carolina Thursdays October 3, 2019

Updated October 10, 2019 to correct some link issues. I generally find looking for theme posts the most challenging. Not always as sometimes I will check out one of my favorite sites (Roadside America, Atlas Obscura, etc.) and a choice … Continue reading

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Church Cruise Missile, Pikeville – North Carolina Thursdays September 26, 2019

As I was looking for this week’s North Carolina Thursdays post, I was thinking in the area of Smithfield, North Carolina. As I was sniffing around the Smithfield area, I came across this unusual item – Church Cruise Missile – … Continue reading

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Reflection of Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum — The Domain for Truth

Perhaps one of the most disturbing place I’ve been to has been the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum. I visited there many years ago. Here’s a bit about it: Tuol Svay Pray High School sits on a dusty road on the … Continue reading

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Person County Museum of History, Roxboro – North Carolina Thursdays September 19, 2019

I looked at my North Carolina county map and noticed I had not covered much of North Carolina for North Carolina Thursdays. After seeing the short YouTube video – Quirky Places in North Carolina | North Carolina Weekend | UNC-TV … Continue reading

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Contiguous Geographic Center of the United States of America, Lebanon – Kansas Tuesdays September 17, 2019

As I try to spread out Kansas Tuesdays to different parts of Kansas, I chose Smith County, in the north, for this week’s Kansas Tuesdays post. There are a few different things listed for Smith County, mostly in the area … Continue reading

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