Category Archives: Reviews

Life is da Bubbles at the Georgia Aquarium

wow wall georgia aquarium

As much as I love visiting museums on the down-low, seeing what the typical visitor sees, there’s something to be said for behind-the-scenes tours. And what a tour it was at the Georgia Aquarium. First of all, a big thanks goes out to Jen Richards, our unofficial tour guide. The Georgia Aquarium has a solid Continue Reading →

It’s Tapirs All The Way Down…

fused fossil rhino rib

I was not a particularly happy camper this morning, having woken up balls-early for a road trip out to Boone, NC. Thankfully, my mood had vastly improved by the time we reached the Gray Fossil Site and Natural History Museum outside Johnson City, TN, enabling me to better appreciate their specimens, exhibits, and dig site. Continue Reading →

Memories of New Orleans, pt 3 — Museum of the American Cocktail

interior of the Museum of the American Cocktail

It has been unseasonably warm in Nashville these last few days, to the point of feeling downright summery and tropical. In other words, perfect weather for a gin and tonic, or a traditional daiquiri. Now, if you’re at work, about to operate machinery, or just don’t happen to have a drink in front of you, Continue Reading →

Memories of New Orleans, pt 2 — Southern Food and Beverage Museum

Southern Food and Beverage Museum sign

Let’s just pause for a moment, and savor the knowledge that such a museum exists. The Southern Food and Beverage Museum…mmm… Ok, but seriously, New Orleans is a food lover’s town, so it’s only fitting that it houses a museum of this sort. Somewhat unfortunately, the museum itself sits inside a mall on the waterfront, Continue Reading →

Memories of New Orleans, part 1 — Backstreet Cultural Museum

Backstreet Cultural Museum Mission Statement

Mardi Gras was last week, which got me thinking of my own wild time in New Orleans nearly a year ago. By “wild time”, I’m of course referring to my museum visits. Alright, alright, I still have a bag of loot from Orpheus Krewe, but those are tales for another day. Today, I’m going to Continue Reading →

Belated museum reviews

Oh dear, it appears that I let TJT languish, and worse still, wrote up some museum-related content for another site without posting about it here. Well, I’m going to perform a massive retcon and update you on all this awesome “new” content. Just pretend it got lost in the bowels of the internet for a Continue Reading →