Veterans Appreciation & War History Day at Buffalo History Museum, November 10

 

The Buffalo History Museum and Shea’s Performing Arts Center have collaborated on a unique celebration that invites the public to Veteran arthonor our war veterans today and throughout history. The event will primarily focus on the War of 1812 and World War I – the period in which the Shea’s production of WAR HORSE is set.

Guests will enjoy :

“By Fire & Sword: War in the Niagara Theatre 1812-1814” –  the  most modern and interactive exhibit  to date. Google Nexus tablets will use military re-enactments and green screen technology to guide guests through the nearly two and a half year campaign.

“Star Spangled Nation” Produced by the American Society of Marine Artists, this gallery show features a series of paintings depicting the War of 1812 done by contemporary artists.

A WAR HORSE display with fun crafts for families inspired from the musical production

A chance to win tickets to see WAR HORSE at Shea’s Performing Arts Center

Military history artifact photo slideshow

World War I pop-up display

The first 20 guests will receive a WAR HORSE gift.

Date: 11/10/2013 1:00 PM – 11/10/2013 4:00 PM

Address: One Museum Court – The Buffalo History Museum, Buffalo, NY

Phone: 716-873-9644

Contact

The Buffalo History Museum
One Museum Court
Buffalo, New York 14216
Phone: 716-873-9644
Web: http://www.bechs.org/

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