Humongous Miniature Train Landscapes

wunderland001Besides the Autobahn and Oktoberfest, Germany also has a neat miniature train museum in Hamburg City.  If you fancy Tyco train sets as a kid, then this miniature model train land is for you.  The Miniatur Wunderland is always expanding every year.  They now have on display 9 city/landscape sections.  This model comes alive with sights and sounds that are run by Miniatur Wunderland employees using specific built computers and software.

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The Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco

waltdisneyfamilySoCal has Disneyland and there’s Disney World in Orlando, Florida, but there is also The Walt Disney Family Museum in San Francisco.  The museum is located near the iconic Golden Gate Bridge and in Presidio Park.  The museum explores the life and times of Walt Disney.  The Walt Disney Family Museum also showcases other exhibitions.

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Take a Selfie with Museum Art Pieces

3dartmanilacover2Usually snobby art galleries and museums frown upon people taking pictures, but not this museum in Manila, Philippines.  The Art In Island museum features 3D perspective art pieces that are interactive.  You are encouraged to participate and take pictures with the art work.  How fun!

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ShyLights: Lights That Bloom

shylightsbloomingThis is what you call sculpture art performance.  Studio DRIFT designed the Shylight and is permanently installed at Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam.  The Shylights bloom like flowers, a combo merging of nature and technology.

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Full Size LEGO House in Denmark

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The hometown of LEGO will be building a full-size LEGO house in Denmark.  The LEGO House will be a LEGO museum showing the history and how LEGO came to be.  Look for the LEGO House to open in 2016.

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Gaultier’s Passion for Fashion

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The De Young Museum plays host to “The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk” until August 19. This fabulous exhibit highlights Gaultier’s haute couture and prêt-à-porter designs created between the mid-1970s and 2010.

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Nintendo 3DS & Louvre

My own guided tour!

The Nintendo 3DS and the famous Paris museum, the Louvre, teamed up on a really cool project.  Now you have can have your own guided audio/visual tour of the Louvre on the 3DS.  If you haven’t been to Paris I suggest if you had time to check this magical city out.  I spent around 2 weeks in Paris and let me tell you, it was not enough time (also a really good INXS song).  I also spent like 3 days in the Louvre which is truly not much time.  The Louvre is so big and has so much art and history.  It can be overwhelming.

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