Museums are important institutions for informal leanring. Some are more object-focused, some are more interactive. Some focus on particular audiences (e.g., children's museums), some focus on disciplines (e.g., art or science museums), some focus on living collections (e.g., zoos and botanical gardens), some focus on places (e.g., historical houses or nature centers), some focus on events, enterprises, or communities (e.g., halls of fame, industrial museums, etc.)
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Funding provided by: National Science Foundation, Institute of Museum and Library Services, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Children's Museum of Pittsburgh, National Endowment for the Arts, National Endowment for the Humanities, Grable Foundation, Heinz Endowments, et al.