The history of museum started back in third century b.c. The very first museum is at the University of Alexandria in Egypt. It is the place for conserving objects or materials of historical, religion and culture importance. This place is for preserving them for research purpose. It helps people in learning about history as well as many other things that are untold or don’t exist now a day. People can also visit these places to enjoy the glorious history.
Earlier museums were uninspiring, elitist and aloof. At that time only scholars was able to visit them. The common public was not allowed to visit it. However, with the passing time, everything is changed. Now everyone whether they are scholars or not can visit it. The only thing that is there is its essence of being a part of education. Let’s discuss the things people learn at museums.
The history that is unknown
The museums preserve the traces of the history in term of objects and materials. It helps people in knowing about the culture and people of the past century. It helps students to know about people, things, and animals like the dinosaur that are no longer in existence.
It is not possible for ordinary people to come across to these things. People like archeologist and geologists do research and gather all these materials. The museum helps in spreading this information to the public. It also helps people in knowing about the glorious past of the different countries of the world.
To know the achievements
The museums also help people in learning about the achievement people have made until the time. You can find a lot of museums showcasing information about the researchers made until the time. You can find the picture of the first man on the moon, pictures sent by the satellites and many other scientific achievements.