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Free Admission to Grand Rapids Public Museum Offered to Active Duty Military and Families

The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) announced the launch of Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel including National Guard and Reserve and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2016.

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Grand Rapids Public Museum and Frito-Lay 2 Go Partner to Offer Free Children Passes

Starting this week, families’ hungry to fuel kid’s imagination for new discoveries can get a free kid’s pass to the Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM). Now through June 5, visit a local retailer and purchase a Frito-Lay 2 Go Variety Pack featuring an astronaut, robot, or dinosaur, and families will receive a free kid’s pass to a participating Association of Science - Technology Center (ASTC), including the Grand Rapids Public Museum!

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Nursing a Highlight at Grand Rapids Public Museum

The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) opens their new mini exhibit Nursing: A Dynamic Profession, today, Wednesday, April 27. In recognition of the nursing profession, this exhibit celebrates the contributions of nurses throughout West Michigan and around the globe during the month of May, coinciding with National Nurses Week.

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More Spring Break Fun at the Chaffee Planetarium

There is something new and exciting at the Grand Rapids Public Museum. It's an exciting show at the Chaffee Planetarium, and just in time for spring break.

It's an original planetarium show, Starlight Safari, an interactive trip across our continents to see and learn about various animal constellations.

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15 Things All Grand Rapidians Should Do at Least Once

There's no doubt about it, Grand Rapids is an awesome city. We've got lots of attractions and fun things always going on, we're a family friendly city and appeal to the younger crowd as well...

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Star Gazing With the Grand Rapids Public Museum

Star gazing at the Grand Rapids Public Museum can be very exciting. One would think you would be sitting in a comfortable seat in the Chafee Planetarium watching a spectacular show. But noooooooo, not this time.

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Camp Curious Coming to Grand Rapids Public Museum This Summer

Summer can be tough time for kids and parents. You're always looking for things to do, hoping your kids are having safe fun and not bored all the time. Well, the Grand Rapids Public Museum has just the answer with Camp Curious!

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Rosa Parks – An American Legacy Exhibit Opening at Public Museum

The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) announced today a new mini-exhibit titled  - An American Legacy will open this Thursday, February 4, 2016. In this new exhibition, visitors will learn about Rosa Parks’ impact on the Civil Rights Movement and its connection to Grand Rapids.

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A Victorian Tea at the Grand Rapids Public Museum

The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) kicks off its 2016 Fashion and Tea programming on Saturday, February 13.

Learn about fashion, customs and culture from the Civil War Era into the 20th Century and explore the Museum’s Education Collection of vintage clothing, down to the tiniest detail.

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Free Astronomy Classes and Telescope Tune-ups in Grand Rapids

The Grand Rapids Amateur Astronomical Association will kick off its series of free astronomy classes with the Grand Rapids Public Museum on January 30.

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Volunteer Opportunities at Grand Rapids Public Museum

The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) is looking for volunteers for a variety of upcoming interactive programs this spring. New volunteer needs for the GRPM include help for new Science Tuesday programming, as well as organists to play the Mighty Wurlitzer Theater Organ in the Museum’s Meijer Theater.

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Famed Archaeologist and Egyptologist Dr. Zahi Hawass Doing Book Signing Today at 1 p.m. at Grand Rapids Public Museum

There has been so much excitement around the Grand Rapids Public Museum since the Discovery of King Tut exhibit arrived. Visitors from all over Michigan and the United States have visited and continue to visit the exhibt featuring more than 1,000 scientifically produced recreations hand-crafted by Egyptian artisans, that recreates the awe and marvel of the moment of discovery. Visitors enter an overwhelming treasure trove to have an unbelievable glimpse into the greatest archeological discovery of the 20th century: Tutankhamun’s tomb.

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