Arts & Entertainment

Local Museums

Frank R. Burroughs Home Museum
The Dr. Frank R. Burroughs home was built in 1889 and extensively remodeled in 1902 when electricity came to Ritzville. A collection of vintage clothes and original furnishing await your visit.

Northern Pacific Railroad Depot Museum
Ritzville’s Railroad Depot Museum is home to a collection of turn of the century memorabilia.

Museum of Arts and Culture (MAC)
Come enjoy one of the Inland Northwest’s oldest cultural organizations.

Art & Museums

Find artists, artworks, and museums online using this index.

Information on art, artists, appraisals, and auction prices.

Google Art Project
Explore 17 museums from around the world with hundreds of artworks photographed in extremely high resolution.

Timeline of Art History
Take a walk through time with the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

The Virtual Library: Museums in the USA
Cruise this collection of online museums around the country.

Web Gallery of Art
Wander through 8 centuries of European painting and sculpture in this virtual museum.

World Wide Art Resources
Seek out contemporary artists, keep up with current events in the art world, and browse through thousands of artworks online.

Movies & TV

Academy Awards Database
Contains the record of past Academy Award winners and nominees.

AFI's 100 Years ... 100 Movies
The American Film Institute's annual list of the top 100 movies of all time.

The Big Cartoon Database
A giant directory of thousands of animated TV series, episode guides, animated film lists, cartoon character registry, and cartoon pictures.
Keep your finger on the pulse of pop culture and know what movies and TV shows are coming your way.
Keep track of what’s playing and read up on episodes you might have missed in this online guide to more than 5,500 TV shows.

Your source for movie tickets, reviews, theater listings, and detailed information about new and upcoming films.

Hulu is an online video service that offers a selection of hit shows, clips, movies and more.

Internet Movie Database (IMDb)
Search this database of almost 400,000 movies for film credits, memorable quotes, show times, trailers, trivia, reviews, and much more.

Browse reviews by professional critics of movies, DVD’s, TV, music, books, and games and see how they compare against one another using metactritic’s unique scoring system.

Roger Ebert Reviews
Collected here for your enjoyment and edification--movie reviews, interviews & essays by Chicago Sun-Times film critic Roger Ebert.
Free full episodes and clips, show info, and tv listings guide.
Find out when your favorite show is being released on DVD, read detailed reviews of what’s been released, and vote for what shows you’d like to see coming to a store near you.

Find the facts on famous people, living, dead and fictional in this online encyclopedia.

Music & Theater

All Music Guide
Swing by here if you’re looking for information about your favorite artist or new releases, trying to find an out of print recording, or just want to explore a new genre of music.

Internet Broadway Database
The official source for Broadway information.

Music from the Movies
Check out the latest in CD releases, peruse an extensive collection of soundtrack reviews, and read articles from back issues of the print magazine.

National Public Radio
NPR creates and distributes award-winning news, information, and music programming to a network of 944 independent stations.  Through them, NPR programming reaches 26.8 million listeners every week.

Northwest Theatre Links
If you’re looking for live theater in Washington, Oregon, or Alaska, or resources for performers, then check out this site from the UW Drama Library.

Pandora Internet Radio
Listen to songs selected especially for you based on your favorite songs and artists on this internet radio station.

Before you turn that dial, check out these links to more than 10,000 radio stations and 2500 streaming radio stations from around the world.

Read reviews and articles or listen to Roots Radio at this online world music magazine.


Baseball Almanac
The "official" baseball history site.

ESPN Sports
Explore this site from the cable sports station for all the latest sporting news with scores, schedules, and highlights.

Sports Reference
A combination of sites providing top notch statistics and resources for sports fans everywhere.

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