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4 months ago · The most complete list of podcasts by museums on the internet.
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The British Museum Membercast

By British Museum
Comedian, podcaster and super-fan Iszi Lawrence (The Z List Dead List) presents snippets from the exclusive programme of Members’ lectures at the British Museum, artfully woven together with interviews and musings. The Membercast is a monthly podcast made available to ‘all studious and curious persons’, but we will definitely encourage you to become a Member if you aren’t already! Interested in becoming a Member? You can find out more at Direct your questions ab...
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The Kitchen Stories

By The Jewish Museum and Archives of BC
Exploring the links between food, community, and heritage with the Jewish Museum and Archives of BC
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Texas Story Podcast

By Bullock Texas State History Museum
Bullock Texas State History Museum
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Our City. Our Story.

By 9/11 Memorial & Museum
Our City. Our Story. profiles engaging New York personalities, from the everyday to the very well-known, examining the place that 9/11 has taken in the greater context of their lives. Through these stories we see how New Yorkers, and the city itself, responded, coped and persevered. The series is hosted by Jenny Pachucki, an oral historian, and is produced by the National September 11 Memorial & Museum at the World Trade Center.
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By SpyCast
Each week, the International Spy Museum will offer a new SpyCast featuring interviews and programs with ex-spies, intelligence experts, and espionage scholars. The SpyCast is hosted by Dr. Vince Houghton, historian and curator at the International Spy Museum. Dr. Houghton specializes in intelligence, diplomatic, and military history, with expertise in the late-WWII and early-Cold War eras. The International Spy Museum in Washington, DC is the only public museum in the U.S. solely dedicated to...
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Artist in the Archive

By Jer Thorp
Join the Library of Congress’s Innovator-in-Residence Jer Thorp as he explores the 165 million items in the library’s collection and speaks with the librarians, archivist and technologists who try to make sense of it all.
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Episode 5: Capital L

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JFK Library and Museum - John F. Kennedy Speeches

By John F. Kennedy Presidential Library
The Speeches of President John F. Kennedy is a podcast series of the most memorable and historical speeches delivered by John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th President of the United States. Each episode features a brief introduction by former Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum Curator Frank Rigg, who gives the historical context of each speech.
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Museum of the Bible

By Museum of the Bible
The Book, presented by Museum of the Bible, is a unique one-minute podcast that features unusual stories and interesting facts about the bestselling book of all time, the Bible.
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21 Revolutions Podcast – Glasgow Women's Library

By Glasgow Women's Library
To mark Glasgow Women’s Library’s 21st anniversary, the Library commissioned 21 women writers to create new work inspired by items and artefacts in our collections. In this podcast series, the writers read their work and talk about the inspiration behind each new piece.
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Glasgow Women's Library Podcast

By Glasgow Women's Library
An occasional series of podcasts from Glasgow Women’s Library, featuring a world of women’s words – written, spoken and heard. Glasgow Women’s Library is a vibrant information hub housing a lending library, archive collections and contemporary and historical artefacts relating to women’s lives, histories and achievements.
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IWM Voices of the First World War

By Imperial War Museums
Hear about the First World War from those who were there. This fascinating series uses original recordings to mark the centenary of 1914. Find transcripts, photos and more at
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Behind the Scenes at the Oxford University Museums

By Oxford University
On 29 September 2016 staff from across the four Oxford University Museums (Ashmolean Museums, Museum of the History of Science, Museum of Natural History and Pitt Rivers Museum) gathered for an afternoon of short ‘lightning talks’ about current projects and activities. The aim of the event was to share knowledge, expertise and inspiration between colleagues working across the museums, and advocate for the important role that the museums plan within the university, and beyond. Find out about u...
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Mobile in Museums

2 years ago

Historically Yours from the University of Iowa Special Collections

By Colleen Theisen from the University of Iowa Special Collections
Librarian Colleen Theisen and rotating guests from the unique cast of characters in the University of Iowa Special Collections are snooping in the acid-free boxes to find out what we can learn when just one letter from a person survives. A guest each episode reads a historic letter, investigate its history and reflect on the historic role of letter writing and how that carries over into modern life.
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Before Your Time

By VTDigger
Exploring Vermont's history, one object at a time.
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Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm Podcast

By Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm Podcast
The Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm Podcast, its the podcast from the Remick Country Doctor Museum & Farm.
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Langelands Museum Podcast

Podcast fra Langelands Museum om aktuelle udstillinger og gode historier fra museets mange afdelinger. Fra stenalder til velfærdssamfund.
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Sydfynske Fortællinger

By Svendborg Museum
Svendborg Museum er et statsanerkendt kulturhistorisk museum, som arbejder med sydfynsk lokalhistorie, søfart, forsorgshistorie og arkæologi. Under Svendborg Museum hører: Danmarks Forsorgsmuseum, Sehesteds Oldsagssamling på Broholm, Anne Hvides Gård, Egeskov Mølle, Svendborg Byhistoriske Arkiv, Svendborg Søfartsarkiv samt en maritim flåde på 7 fartøjer.

Museum Vestsjælland - Vestsjællandske Historier

By Museum Vestsjælland
Vi elsker gode historier. Museum Vestsjælland er det statsanerkendte kulturhistoriske museum for de godt 285.000 borgere i Midt- og Vestsjælland. Vi fortæller historie: Lokalhistorie og danmarkshistorie på mange måder. Kontakt: [email protected]
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Distillations: Science + Culture + History

By Science History Institute
Each episode of Distillations podcast takes a deep-dive into a moment of science-related history in order to shed light on the present.
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By The Field Museum
A podcast about museums, science and storytelling, hosted by Emily Graslie. ExploreAStory is supported by the Field Museum in Chicago, Illinois.
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#NHM_Live: a Natural History Museum podcast

By Natural History Museum, London
Inspiring a love of the natural world
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By Statens Naturhistoriske Museum
I Dissektion kommer vi med konservatorens kniv helt ind under huden på dyret og åbner op for vores viden, holdninger og følelser for det enkelte dyr. På den anatomiske rejse når vi tættere på dyret, gennem de naturvidenskabelige og historiske fortællinger. Dissektion er produceret for Statens Naturhistoriske Museum af Hz&Tone med støtte fra 15. Juni Fonden. Redaktion: Karsten Elmose vad og Anne Katrine Gjerløff. Fotos: Birgitte Rubæk Læs mere og se billeder fra Dissektion på www.snm.k...
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Paluu tulevaisuuteen

By Heureka
Paluu Tulevaisuuteen on Heurekan podcast tieteestä ja tulevaisuudesta – siis tutkimusmatka tieteen ja tulevaisuuden kiehtovimpiin aiheisiin!
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By Carnegie Science Center
Science News and Qs, a Carnegie Science Center Podcast. Hosts Charissa Sedor and Ralph Crewe talk about science headlines, delve deeper into cool science topics and answer listener submitted science questions with a fun, Carnegie Science Center style. Submit science questions to [email protected], or call in to 412-237-3327.
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The Current Science & Technology Podcast

By Museum of Science, Boston
Join us for interviews with a variety of experts taking a closer look at the latest advances in science, technology, engineering, art, and math.
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By The Cleveland Museum of Natural History
The Sauropodcast is where you can find provocative, engaging, enlightening conversations about science. Produced by the Cleveland Museum of Natural History and hosted by award-winning science journalist John Mangels, this half-hour interview show features scientists and science newsmakers discussing cutting-edge topics from the frontiers of research and the intersection of science, policy, popular culture and everyday life. It’s science out loud.
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Science at AMNH

By American Museum of Natural History
Current science and the latest research from scientists at New York City’s American Museum of Natural History and guest speakers.
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The Concert - Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

By Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
Classical Music Podcasts from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
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Raw Material

Raw Material is an arts and culture podcast from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA). Each season focuses on a different topic, featuring voices of artists working in all media and exploring the inspiration and stories behind modern and contemporary art.
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Art Palace

By Cincinnati Art Museum
Cincinnati Art Museum presents Art Palace, a podcast where we meet cool people and then talk about art.
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Museum Confidential

By Philbrook Museum of Art
Think of a museum. Any museum. Which works of art get to be displayed, and which don't, and why? Where do they keep all the unshown (or unshowable) pieces? And why do they keep them at all? And just how does one pack/ship/transport a priceless painting or sculpture? "Museum Confidential" is a new and unprecedented exhibition from Philbrook Museum of Art exploring such questions. "Museum Confidential: The Podcast" is a collaboration (to be posted twice monthly) between Jeff Martin of Philbro...
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By UQ Art Museum
Hangs is a podcast produced by the University of Queensland Art Museum. Every episode, we’re joined by two different personalities who share their ideas and stories as they wander through our current exhibition.
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A Piece of Work

By WNYC Studios
From listener-supported WNYC Studios and MoMA, A Piece of Work is everything you want to know about modern and contemporary art but were afraid to ask. Hosted by Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson, this 10-episode series explores everything from Pop art to performance in lively conversations with curators, artists, and Abbi’s friends, including Hannibal Buress, Tavi Gevinson, RuPaul, and Questlove. WNYC Studios is the producer of other leading podcasts including Freakonomics Radio, Death, Sex & M...
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Mindfulness Meditation Podcast

By The Rubin Museum of Art
Every Wednesday, the Rubin Museum of Art presents a meditation session led by a prominent meditation teacher from the New York area. This podcast is a recording of the weekly practice.
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The Gallery Gap

WVIK has partnered with the Figge Art Museum and Augustana College's Teaching Museum of Art to produce a new podcast focusing on underrepresented populations in art galleries across the world, and in our community. Melissa Mohr, director of Education at the Figge, and Claire Kovacs, director of the Augustana Teaching Museum of Art, host the Gallery Gap. Produced by Lacy Scarmana . Support for The Gallery Gap on WVIK comes from Pederson Paetz Design and the estate of Margaret Skinner, a long t...
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Getty Art + Ideas

By The Getty
Join Jim Cuno, president of the J. Paul Getty Trust, as he talks with artists, writers, curators, and scholars about their work. Listen in as he engages these important thinkers in reflective and critical conversations about architecture, archaeology, art history, and museum exhibitions.
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Subscribe to our new podcast as we explore the lives of artists and the stories behind their artworks.
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By Smithsonian Institution
More than 154 million treasures fill the Smithsonian’s vaults, but where public view ends, Sidedoor begins. With the help of biologists, artists, historians, archaeologists, zookeepers and astrophysicists, host Tony Cohn sneaks listeners through Smithsonian’s side door to search for stories that can’t be found anywhere else. Check out and follow @SidedoorPod for more info.
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Best of the Rest

13 days ago


By National Air and Space Museum
The National Air and Space Museum contains the largest and most significant collection of air- and spacecraft in the world. Behind those amazing machines are thousands of stories of human achievement, failure, and perseverance. Join Emily, Matt, and Nick as they demystify one of the world’s most visited museums and explore why people are so fascinated with stories of exploration, innovation, and discovery.
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Space Junk

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Historically Black

By APM Reports & The Washington Post
Objects hold history. They're evocative of stories stamped in time. As part of The Washington Post's coverage of the Smithsonian's new National Museum of African American History and Culture, people submitted dozens of objects that make up their own lived experiences of black history, creating a "people's museum" of personal objects, family photos and more. The Historically Black podcast brings those objects and their stories to life through interviews, archival sound and music. The Washingto...
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Oral History Collection from the Archives of American Art

By Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
The Smithsonian's Archives of American Art enlivens the extraordinary human stories behind America's most significant art and artists. It is the preeminent and most widely used resource dedicated to collecting, preserving, and making available for study the papers and other primary records of the visual arts in America.
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Tapestry of the Times

By Smithsonian Folkways
Tapestry of the Times is a collaboration between WYPR 88.1 FM in Baltimore, Md and Smithsonian Folkways Recordings. Exploring Sound Join Aaron Henkin on an ear-opening voyage back in time and around the globe as he takes listeners on 36, hour-long tours through the wide-ranging sound archives of Smithsonian Folkways Recordings. Real music, real people, and the stories behind the sounds. Please note that the programs are archived versions of radio broadcasts that originally aired in 2008 an...
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Episode 34

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Smithsonian Folkways Sound Sessions

By Smithsonian Folkways
Sound Sessions from Smithsonian Folkways is an audio journey into the rich, eclectic, and sometimes eccentric Smithsonian Folkways archive. Host Sam Litzinger and archivist Jeff Place comb the stacks for music and stories about this historic record label for monthly broadcasts that feature newly digitized audio, including rare outtakes, interviews, and never-before-heard recordings. Programs cover American folk icons, emerging artists who are continuing and transforming musica...
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Sounds to Grow On

By Smithsonian Folkways
The CKUA Radio Network presents Smithsonian Folkways: Sounds to Grow On, a new 26-part series featuring the original recordings of the Folkways Collection, now a cornerstone of Smithsonian Folkways Records' vast catalogue. Hosted by Michael Asch, the only child of Folkways Records' founder Moses Asch, the weekly one-hour program debuted Sunday, January 18th, 2009. This series, researched by Robert Wiznura, is a co-production of The Smithsonian Women's Committee, Smithsonian Folkways Recording...
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By Girl Museum
Art, history and contemporary culture with a girls’ eye view.
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ROMCast: The Uncatalogued Stories

By Royal Ontario Museum
Who works behind the scenes at the Royal Ontario Museum? What do they do all day? Meet the people who make the museum tick in this candid podcast series!
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By Peabody Essex Museum
Conversations and stories for the culturally curious co-hosted by Dinah Cardin and Chip Van Dyke. This is the official podcast of the Peabody Essex Museum
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By GaggleAMP
AMPlify is the companion podcast to AMPlify: The Employee Advocacy & Engagement Conference. The AMPlify podcast provides conversations with the leading practitioners and thought leaders around employee advocacy and engagement. Employee advocacy and engagement is essential to any successful corporate marketing effort. In this podcast, you will learn about best practices, trends and strategies that have made impact in the companies currently engaged in these efforts. The AMPlify Podcast a...
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Leprechaun Museum

By Leprechaun Museum Podcast
The National Leprechaun Museum, the first ever at…
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Winter Solstice

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By Petersen Automotive Museum
CarStories is committed to bringing you the best interviews and automotive stories from celebrities, racers, enthusiasts and listeners around the globe with James McKeone.
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Mike Hallmark

3 months ago

ACMI Podcasts

Australia's only national museum of film, video games, digital culture and art - situated at the heart of Melbourne in Fed Square. Listen to our latest podcasts of live events, playlists associated with exhibitions, and more. Located at Fed Square. Open daily. #acmimelbourne
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The Morbid Anatomy Transmission

By Morbid Anatomy Museum
The Morbid Anatomy Transmission is the official podcast of the Morbid Anatomy Museum in Brooklyn, New York. The Morbid Anatomy Museum is an exhibition, library, and event space that explores "the intersections of death, beauty, and that which falls between the cracks." On this podcast, host Molly McBride Jacobson interviews event hosts, experts, and eccentrics on topics relating to death culture and obscure history.
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On The Mat by National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum | Mat Talk Podcast Network

By Kyle Klingman, National Wrestling Hall of Fame
Hosted by Kyle Klingman of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame's Dan Gable Museum and Andy Hamilton of, On The Mat talks to a number of guests related to Iowa as well as national wrestling topics. Part of the Mat Talk Podcast Network.
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Museum Of Comedy Podcast

Comedy historian Robert Ross interviews comedy stars about their work as well as their personal favourites and influences.
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The Hollywood Scifi Horror Museum

By Huston Huddleston
Huston Huddleston speaks with guests from the worlds of Sci-Fi and Horror. Listeners will also get updates on the Hollywood Sci-Fi and Horror Museums.
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Museums in Strange Places

By Hannah Hethmon
Museums in Strange Places is a podcast about Icelandic museums and museum culture. Subscribe to Museums in Strange Places and you can expect fascinating conversations with Icelandic museum professionals, world class exhibitions, private museums in gas stations, an introduction to Icelanders (and their knack for storytelling), and a unique window into the inner workings of museums on this strange but wonderful little island. Get bonus material from each episode (photos, further reading, li...
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