National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, Tennessee

National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, Tennessee

The National Civil Rights Museum is located in Memphis and is a privately owned complex of museums and historic buildings built around the former Lorraine Motel where Martin Luther King, Jr. was murdered in 1968. The Museum traces the history of the Civil Rights Movement from the 17th century to the present.

National Civil Rights Museum, Memphis, Tennessee

National Museum of Singapore

National Museum of Singapore

The National Museum of Singapore is the oldest in the country. Its history dates back to 1849 when it started as a section of a library at Singapore Institution. In 1887 it was relocated to its permanent site at Stamford Road. It is one of the four national museums and it focuses on exhibits related to the history of the country. Thanks to Rozi.

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National Museum, Singapore

Postage stamp with a value of 55 cents of Singapore Dollar (US$ .44)

Singapore

The National Museum of Ethnography and Natural History, Chisinau

The National Museum of Ethnography and Natural History, Chisinau

This museum is in the Chisinau, Moldavia’s capital city. It was founded in 1889 and it is the oldest museum in the country. It is divided in 2 parts, one dedicated to the flora and fauna of the country, and the other part dedicated to the customs and traditions of the Moldavian people. Thanks to Svetlana for the card.