Duke Energy Children’s Museum closed through spring 2018

Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC) announced today that the Duke Energy Children’s Museum is closed through spring 2018 to accommodate construction activity in the space.  As crews work to address and repair 84 years of water damage during the restoration of Union Terminal, we now understand that construction activity will have

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Union Terminal awarded $5 million in Ohio historic tax credits

CINCINNATI – Union Terminal was one of 36 buildings awarded Ohio Historic Preservation Tax Credits Wednesday. The Art Deco icon and National Historic Landmark received $5 million of the $35 million in tax credits awarded by the Ohio Development Services Agency.   “We are grateful for the state’s recognition of

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Union Terminal secures financing for restoration project

  CINCINNATI – Cincinnati Museum Center (CMC), Union Terminal LLC (UT) and Union Terminal Corporation (UTC) have secured historic tax credit investment and bridge financing from PNC Bank, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Fifth Third Bank that will help fund the restoration of Union Terminal. The historic tax credits

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Children’s Museum reopens after brief closure for electrical upgrade

CINCINNATI – After a weeklong full building closure for significant construction activity, portions of Union Terminal, including the Duke Energy Children’s Museum, have reopened. The Museum of Natural History & Science, Cincinnati History Museum and the OMNIMAX® Theater will remain closed through the duration of the building restoration. The recent

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Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education announces plans to expand and relocate to Union Terminal

  CINCINNATI – The Center for Holocaust and Humanity Education (CHHE) announced its plans to call Union Terminal its new home when the building fully reopens following its historic restoration in fall 2018. CHHE exists to ensure the lessons of the Holocaust inspire action today. Founding, built and forever inspired

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Cincinnati Museum Center’s iconic spacesuit makes giant leap to CVG

CINCINNATI – One of Cincinnati Museum Center’s most popular objects is taking a small step out of Union Terminal and a giant leap into the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG). On the 47th anniversary of the moon landing, Cincinnati Museum Center will unveil a replica of Neil Armstrong’s spacesuit at

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Cincinnati Museum Center fossils, polar bear and mummy on the move

CINCINNATI – The next time you head to the library to check out a book you can also check out some of Cincinnati Museum Center’s artifacts and specimens. Cincinnati Museum Center is bringing exhibits to Mount St. Joseph University, the Children’s Theatre of Cincinnati, Kenton County Public Library, Boone County

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Curate My Community brings Cincinnati Museum Center exhibits and artifacts to you

  CINCINNATI – Some of your favorite exhibits and artifacts are moving out of Union Terminal to make way for the restoration of the building, but they’ll soon be popping up around the community. Cincinnati Museum Center is launching Curate My Community to bring us to a location near you,

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Union Terminal using 21st century technology to save early 20th century architecture

CINCINNATI – As teams finalize plans for the renovation of 83-year-old Union Terminal, they’re getting an assist from new technology. A recently-completed laser scan of the building produced a 3D model that will be an essential asset for architects and designers as they begin the renovation. Truescan3D, a division of

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GBBN Architects, Turner Construction and Ellington Management Services partnering to lead restoration of Union Terminal

CINCINNATI – GBBN Architects, Turner Construction Company and Ellington Management Services have been selected by the newly formed Union Terminal Corporation to lead the much-anticipated restoration and renovation of historic Union Terminal. GBBN Architects will serve as architect and design lead with Turner Construction serving as construction manager. Ellington Management

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