“Thank you for this incredibly puny contribution to Somerville,” Rachel Strutt, program manager for the Somerville Arts Council, told Mµseum -- or “Micro Museum” — founders Judith Klausner and Steve Pomeroy during a ribbon cutting in the city’s Union Square Thursday evening. A crowd gathered along the sidewalk to witness the historic debut of what (we like to think) is the smallest museum in the world at 72 1/2 Union Square, wedged into a narrow alleyway between the Independent and a Subway shop.
"The idea,” Klausner told me last week, "is to create more instances of wonder in the urban landscape."
This article was originally published on August 15, 2013.
This program aired on August 15, 2013. The audio for this program is not available.