Rose Center for Earth and Space, American Museum of Natural History, New York City. The center is housed in this great cube, seen from the 81st Street entrance. The giant sphere contains the Hayden Planetarium. (Image credit: Spheroide) Mona Evans, "Rose Center and Hayden Planetarium" http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art183413.asp

Cullman Hall of the Universe, Hayden Planetarium, New York. Above is the bottom of the great sphere containing the planetarium theater and the Big Bang Theater. The Willamette meteorite is also prominent in this area which focuses on the Solar System. (Image: Jay Rosenblatt) Mona Evans, "Rose Center and Hayden Planetarium" http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art183413.asp

American Museum of Natural History, Rose Center on Behance

American Museum of Natural History, Rose Center on Behance

American Museum of Natural History, Rose Center on Behance

American Museum of Natural History, Rose Center on Behance

Natural History Museum - New York, NY

Replica of the telescope William Herschel was using when he discovered the planet Uranus on March 13, 1781. ©Mona Evans, “Herschel Museum of Astronomy” http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art48626.asp

The Gottesman Hall of Planet Earth. It's located in the Rose Center for Earth and Space, in the American Natural History Museum in New York. It displays an outstanding collection of geological specimens from around the world to show how our planet works. (Photo: ANHM) Mona Evans, "Rose Center and Hayden Planetarium" http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art183413.asp

The Walker Art Center is a contemporary art center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Walker is considered one of the "big five" museums of modern art along with the Museum of Modern Art, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, the Guggenheim Museum and the Hirshhorn..

Floating spiral staircase, Salvadore Dali Museum, St. Petersburg, Florida by HOK

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Natural History Museum, London

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is an art museum in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, on 53rd Street, between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. It has been important in developing and collecting modernist art, and is often identified as the most influential museum of modern art in the world.

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Apollo 10 Command Module, Science Museum, South Kensington, London. (Image: Science Museum) ©Mona Evans, “Space at the Science Museum London” http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art179333.asp

Natural History Museum, London

A piece of William Herschel's Telescope, Royal Observatory, Greenwich. This is all that remains of the tube of the Great Forty-foot. The original mirror is in the Science Museum, London. ©Mona Evans, “Space at the Science Museum London” http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art179333.asp

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The National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution holds the largest collection of historic aircraft and spacecraft in the world. Located in Washington, D.C., it is a center for research into the history and science of aviation and space flight, as well as planetary science and terrestrial geology and geophysics.

Herschel Museum of Astronomy, Bath. William Herschel was living here at 19 King Street when he become the first person in history to discover an unknown planet. ©Mona Evans, “Herschel Museum of Astronomy” http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art48626.asp