Posted in May 2014

Ikea to Convert Its First Store into a Museum

After nearly 7 decades, IKEA moved from its first store–opened in 1943–to a new location in  in Älmhult, Sweden and has since decided to convert the original location into a museum about the store’s history.  Apparently, IKEA already maintains a small museum telling the history of IKEA   products. The company hopes to open the museum in … Continue reading

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta Monetary Museum

Atlanta, Georgia USA Quick Review During my hike from downtown Atlanta to the High Museum in midtown, I walked by the Federal Reserve Bank at the corner of 10th and Peachtree Streets.  The banners hanging from the light poles invited visitors to visit the Fed Museum and interact with the exhibits. I accepted the invitation, … Continue reading