Munich’s New Egyptian Museum, Germany

Munich's Egyptian Museum opened in 2013 and houses a large collection of Egyptian artifacts: mummies, ceramic, faience, hieroglyphs, steles and figurines. Located in the museum quarter, it's built underground and features modern displays of ancient relics.

Hiwan Homestead Museum in Evergreen, Colorado, near Denver

In Evergreen, Colorado, the Hiwan Homestead Museum is part of the Hiwan Heritage Park. This 3-story homestead is of beautiful wooden construction and includes a 1930s kitchen, grand dining room and octagonal top-floor chapel. Tours are free.

Broomfield Veterans Memorial Museum, Colorado

A gratifyingly thorough collection of military memorabilia from all of America's wars, right here in little Broomfield, Colorado. Uniforms, models, documents and lots of other artifacts from local soldiers and foreign wars.

The Archway Museum in Kearney, Nebraska

A visit to The Archway, an Old West history museum, welcome center and gift shop. Visitors can tour the museum which spans Interstate 80 near Kearney, Nebraska. The large campus is a great place for a break from your travels.