Because you love museums, here are some fun and exciting museum-related things happening in the world around you!

The Burkle Estate/Slave Haven Underground Museum is now on Facebook! Check them out here and make sure you visit the museum, located in downtown Memphis!

The Pink Palace Museum will be undergoing massive renovations, estimated completion in 2015. To read more about the project click here.

The National Civil Rights Museum Grand Reopening Ceremony will took place on April 5, 2014 after a $27 million renovation. Visit their webpage for more information.

Legislation has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate for the building of National Women's History Museum in Washington, DC. The museum is currently operating online while it waits for Congressional approval. We can help by signing the petition to get Women's History on the National Mall!

Nashville will house the National Museum of African American Music(NMAAM), construction is expected to begin in 2015. Read the USA Today story here and visit the museum's website to learn more about the exhibits.

The C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa holds monthly Volunteer Days. Here is a schedule for 2014.

Seen anything in the news that you think should be here? ADD IT! Contributions are encouraged!

Check out this fantastic video by Dr. Earnestine Jenkins where Museum Studies alum Jody Stokes-Casey and current student Merrileigh Rutherford sing a well-known song with students during their recent trip to Ghana