Collections of ancient or historic buildings, either original or reconstructed on a site or linked sites presented to the public in such a way as to increase understanding of the past. Living History and Open Air History Museums Reference.
In December 2000, Simon & Schuster agreed to pay Clinton a reported $8 million advance for what became Living History —a near-record figure to an author for an advance at that time. (wikipedia)
- The Strathalbyn National Trust Museum www
The former police station (built 1858) and courthouse (added in 1867), National Trust Museum, an collection of farm machinery from the past, an example of a furphy, a blacksmith's shop, horse drawn vehicles and exhibits centering on the history of the local Emergency Services. Located in South Australia. Strathalbyn National Trust Museum.
- A Leonora-Gwalia Historical Museum www
A not-for-profit organization which has preserved a ghost town in outback Western Australia. Historical Museum. Mining museum, township, Hoover House, commissioned by Herbert Hoover, the 31st President of the United States, and photographs. Leonora-Gwalia Historical Museum.
- A Warkworth and District Museum www
A local district museum specialising in displaying and preserving information, and District Museum, artifacts for and about the people located at New Zealand. Warkworth and District Museum.
- Traditional Korean Folk Village www
Traditional Korean village exhibiting cultural and historic artifacts and buildings, Folk Village, including a marketplace. Korean Folk Village.
- History The Pharaonic Village www
History of the living museum of ancient Egypt, Pharaonic Village, information about tours, and description of the exhibits. Located in Cairo, Egypt. The Pharaonic Village.
- A Shantytown www
A replica of a South Island West Coast gold mining town set in the 1860s with images and information on attractions, Shantytown, activities, and train rides located at New Zealand. Shantytown.
- Open Museum Meiji-Mura www
Open air museum for preserving and exhibiting Japanese architecture of the Meiji period, Meiji-Mura, 1868-1912. Museum Meiji-Mura.
- ALHFAM Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums www
ALHFAM is the museum organization for those involved in living history programming, for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums, living historical farms, agricultural museums, and outdoor museums of history and folklife. Association for Living History, Farm and Agricultural Museums.
- Map, Gammelgården: The Folklore Park www
Map, The Folklore Park, schedule of events, and contact information for the replica of a northern farm and village of the early 19th century. Dalsland, Sweden. Gammelgården: The Folklore Park.
- Twenty Målilla-Gårdveda Open Air Museum Park www
Twenty buildings in Sweden, Open Air Museum Park, including a sawmill, tanning house, hardware store and school. Målilla-Gårdveda Open Air Museum Park.
- The Greenland National Museum and Archives www
The central institution for research and documentation of the cultural history of Greenland. National Museum and Archives. Mandate, collections, exhibitions, archival work and family history. Greenland National Museum and Archives.
- This Karpeles Manuscript Library www
This is a Museum holding the largest private collection of original manuscripts and documents in the world. Manuscript Library. Locations in Buffalo, Charleston, Duluth, Jacksonville, Newburgh, Santa Barbara, Tacoma . Karpeles Manuscript Library.
- Alexa: Living History and Open Air History
Alexa Directory Top Sites: Living History and Open Air History
- DMOZ: Living History and Open Air History
dmoz.org Directory: Living History and Open Air History