History shows us that change is constant. And this is true for historic spaces, the narratives they share, and the interpretations they develop. The built environment, including buildings, walkways, fountains, and landscaping, all change based on the needs and wants of the people of their time. This is true for material culture, or artifacts such as furniture, tools, clothes, and a host of other objects as well. Museum exhibitions are no exception and exhibits change to showcase new and interesting avenues of research and educational opportunities for our patrons.
Read more over at The Gorgas House Museum’s blog.