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The news is official – and very exciting. Now that rail company CSX has donated the last remaining section of the High Line to the city, Friends of the High Line will begin to implement plans for redevelopment of that area. On a private tour of the undeveloped space last spring, Great Museums got a
Jimi Hendrix’s Handwritten Lyrics for “Purple Haze” You know the song. You own the LP, or the CD, or the digital version. But have you seen the handwritten lyrics? Last Thursday at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Library and Archives the GREAT MUSEUMS team took a collective gander at a wrinkled yellow page
We found the sunniest spot on the High Line this week. Up near the Northern end on the curved benches at 29th street, we staked out a spot for an interview with Peter Mullan, the High Line’s Vice President of Planning and Design. We knew that an outdoor interview would be tricky to schedule in
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, photo © Great Museums Television On a busy Saturday in November, the GREAT MUSEUMS team began shooting at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. The shoot was timed to coincide with American Music Masters Week, honoring Aretha Franklin and culminating in a concert
Ava Yang, age 7, and sister Lola, 5, splash in the “trickling brook” at the Diller-von Furstenberg Sundeck on “Wild Wednesday” Once again, GREAT MUSEUMS is on location at the High Line in New York City. Today was “Wild Wednesday” at the Chelsea Market Passage, a hands-on “nature education” event for children that is so