Archive for April, 2016

Transcontinental Aerial Adventure Launches from Museum of Flight

Transcontinental Aerial Adventure Launches from Museum of Flight

. April 29, 2016

British aviatrix Tracey Curtis-Taylor continues global tour in 1942 biplane, media and public invited to Seattle departure ceremony with takeoff early afternoon SEATTLE – Tracey Curtis-Taylor, a pioneering adventurer who famously flew from Britain to Australia in her 1942 Boeing Stearman open cockpit biplane Spirit of Artemis in 2015, continues her global journey on May […]

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Cincinnati Museum Center packs up 480 million years of Cincinnati history

Cincinnati Museum Center packs up 480 million years of Cincinnati history

. April 29, 2016

Guests get unique opportunity to see curators in action CINCINNATI – As Union Terminal prepares to undergo much-needed repairs and restoration, you can see some of your favorite exhibits like never before. Go behind the scenes with Cincinnati Museum Center’s curators and exhibits team as they begin the process of carefully crating and moving artifacts […]

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Watch log canoe races aboard Winnie Estelle at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

Watch log canoe races aboard Winnie Estelle at the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum

. April 27, 2016

The Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum in St. Michaels, Md. is offering the opportunity to view Chesapeake Bay sailing log canoe races along the Miles River while aboard its 1920 buyboat, Winnie Estelle. The two-hour scenic cruises depart from CBMM at 9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 26 and again on Saturday, July 30 […]

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Museum of Flight 1933 Boeing 247D Airliner Makes Final Flight

Museum of Flight 1933 Boeing 247D Airliner Makes Final Flight

. April 27, 2016

SEATTLE – After leaving Boeing Field as a new airplane 83 years ago, the world’s oldest flyable Boeing twin-engine airliner-the 247D-returned there today for good. The classic plane has belonged to The Museum of Flight since 1966, and is one of only four remaining in the world. It is the last one to fly. Today […]

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ENSLAVED: A Visual Story of Modern Day Slavery Opens at Freedom Center

. April 27, 2016

Exhibit Features Images from World-Renown Humanitarian Photographer Lisa Kristine CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced today the opening of ENSLAVED: A Visual Story of Modern Day Slavery on Saturday, May 7, 2016. The exhibit features images by world-renown humanitarian photographer, Lisa Kristine that not only document the lives endured by slaves […]

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