Archive for March, 2017

Be one of the first to see Star Wars  and the Power of Costume at the Cincinnati Museum Center

Be one of the first to see Star Wars and the Power of Costume at the Cincinnati Museum Center

. March 17, 2017

A GALAXY FAR, FAR AWAY – You can be one of the first to see iconic costumes from “a galaxy, far, far away.” Dated and timed tickets for Star Wars™ and the Power of Costume go on sale at 10 a.m., Monday, March 20 and are available online, by phone or in person at Cincinnati […]

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UMFA Events April 2017

UMFA Events April 2017

. March 16, 2017

While UMFA galleries remain closed for remodeling, the Museum is hosting films and artist talks in our Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke Jr. Auditorium and Third Saturdays for Families in our education classroom. The Museum Café and Museum Store are open for business Monday through Friday. UMFA galleries will reopen the weekend of August […]

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National Search to Begin for National Underground Railroad Freedom Center President

. March 15, 2017

Dr. Clarence G. Newsome to Step Down on March 31 CINCINNATI, OH – The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center announced in December that Dr. Clarence G. Newsome would step down as president effective March 31, 2017. He has served as president of the institution since 2013. Under Newsome’s leadership the institution’s endowment has grown from […]

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Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu Media and Community Partner Preview at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu Media and Community Partner Preview at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

. March 15, 2017

Members of the media and community partners are invited to preview Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. A world premiere exhibition, Mandela: The Journey to Ubuntu, commemorates the life and legacy of former South African President Nelson Mandela through photographs by Matthew Willman as he revisited many of the […]

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The Baby Boeing 737 Celebrates Its Big Five-O at the Museum of Flight

The Baby Boeing 737 Celebrates Its Big Five-O at the Museum of Flight

. March 14, 2017

Public birthday party for the Museum’s prototype twinjet features an appearance by Brien Wygle, pilot of the first flight SEATTLE – On April 9, the Museum will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Boeing 737’s first flight. A panel presentation at noon will include maiden flight pilot Brien Wygle, and original 737 engineers Bob Bogash […]

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