Roam Under the Dome

Our blog for the stories behind the exhibit, inside the film and beyond the museum.

Back of CMC’s copy of the Holt broadside

The Holt Broadside Printing of the Declaration of Independence
Scott Gampfer
On the evening of July 4th, 1776, Philadelphia printer and engraver John Dunlap, official printer to the Continental Congress, was given an order to print broadside copies of the Declaration of Independence. It is believed that Dunlap likely printed at least 200 copies that night and perhaps more.
What Could Have Been: Terminal Towers

What Could Have Been: Terminal Towers
Scott Gampfer
Union Terminal now houses three museums and an OMNIMAX Theater, but it could have been utilized in a completely different way!
Isotelus: Ohio State's Fossil

Isotelus: Ohio State’s Fossil
Brenda Hunda
Meet your state representative. I am not referring to your state senator or your district representative. This is a representative of Ohio’s rich and significant paleontological past.
Different seed mixes

Bird Feeding Tips for National Bird Feeding Month
Emily Imhoff
Feeding wild birds is fun and relaxing for the whole family, and can help bring you closer to nature – or, rather, bring nature closer to you!
union terminal in september 2018

Cincinnati Museum Center Has Reopened!
Chris Dobbs
After a two-and-a-half-year restoration, Cincinnati Museum Center is once again open to the general public. Construction on the building's first full structural restoration began in earnest in July 2016, when Union Terminal's iconic Rotunda was sealed off from the public.