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Fishin’ for Tourist Dollars: Museums in the News

Posted by crobin06 on January 18, 2011 in museums in the news |

Today’s New York Times reports that a spanking new museum, Go Fish, is reaping criticism. Some residents think that the 14 million dollar institution in Georgia is a boondoogle; an out-of-scale extravagance for a poor state during a recession. Others defend the museum, explaining that it was built to lure tourism and lucrative fishing competitions […]

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