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As the anniversary of the John F. Kennedy assassination looms, the City of Irving is making a museum out of the home where Marina and Lee Harvey Oswald spent their final night together. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Oswald Home In Irving To Open As Museum

Fifty years after JFK’s assassination, Irving is opening a house it hopes will tell a part of the story many people don’t know; where Marina and Lee Harvey Oswald spent their last night together.

10/18/2013

Mummy statue at Manchester Museum (credit: YoutTube)

Viral Video: Museum’s Mummy Statue Moves

What is causing a statue under glass in a museum to turn itself in a circle? This viral video is only a few of days old and it already has more than 1 million views.

06/24/2013

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Proposed Maritime Museum To Feature Submarine U.S.S. Dallas

Dallas will soon be home to a new Maritime Museum that will feature the nuclear powered submarine the U.S.S. Dallas.

05/17/2013

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Free Friday “Mother’s Day Edition”

Not sure what to give mom this weekend? Why not spend time with her at a festive event in her honor? Here are some options for you. Enjoy!

05/10/2013

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Oswald Home In Irving Will Soon Be A Museum

A little-known piece of history in Irving is about to open to the public.

CBS 11–03/08/2013

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Dallas Museum Of Art Returns To Free Admission

For more than a decade, the public has paid between $5 and $10 to enjoy the exhibits at the Dallas Museum of Art (DMA) – but that will soon be changing.

CBSDFW.COM–11/27/2012

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Texas Man Charged With Vandalizing 1929 Picasso

Houston police are searching for a man now charged with vandalizing a 1929 Pablo Picasso painting in an act that was caught on video.

06/22/2012

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Texas Museum: Repair Of Vandalized Picasso Going Well

Officials at a Texas art museum where a vandal spray-painted a Pablo Picasso painting last week say most of the damage to the more than 80-year-old artwork has been fixed.

06/19/2012

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DJ Meets A Belle

There are moments in your life in which you read about history. There are moments that you experience history. And then there are moments when you are provided a unique privilege of experiencing history by exploring a relic of the past.

105.3 The Fan–05/09/2012

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Best Art Walks In DFW

The DFW fine art scene is very much alive and thriving, with displays and exhibits all over the Metroplex that won’t break your budget.

03/05/2012

Gerald Murphy (American, 1888–1964). Razor, 1924. Oil on canvas, 32 1/16 x 36 1/2 in. (81.4 x 92.7 cm). Dallas Museum of Art, Foundation for the Arts Collection, Gift of the Artist. © Estate of Honoria Murphy Donnelly / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

Must-See Exhibit: “Youth And Beauty” In Dallas

The DMA welcomes Youth and Beauty: Art of the American Twenties inside its doors this March. The exhibit is the first of its kind, showcasing America fine art from the end of World War l through the beginning of the Great Depression. Youth and Beauty, organized by the Brooklyn Museum, will feature more than 130 works by more than 65 artists.

02/13/2012

(credit: Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth website)

February Arts Preview

There aren’t enough hours in the day to check out every noteworthy art event in North Texas. Check out our quick guide to five can’t-miss arts picks for February.

01/30/2012

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