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Daniel Boone's rifle was given the nickname the "Ticklicker" because it was said that he could shoot the tick off of a bear's nose.

Daily Events for Friday, Jan 4th, 2013

  • 9:00 am - 5:00 pm"Diana: A Celebration" exhibit gallery open

    This 7,500 sq. ft. exhibition explores the life and humanitarian work of one of the 20th century’s most remarkable women. Diana’s life is explored through nine galleries containing 150 objects, ranging from her royal wedding gown and 28 designer dresses to family jewels, heirlooms, personal mementoes, paintings, rare home movies and photos.


     

    “Diana: A Celebration” comes to the Frazier directly from the Althorp Estate in England, the Spencer Family’s 500-year-old ancestral home, where it is on display every summer. A portion of the proceeds generated to the Althorp Estate from the exhibition, produced by Arts & Exhibitions International, will benefit charitable causes including the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund.  Click here to read more.


    Location
    3rd Floor North Gallery

  • 12:30 pm - 12:50 pmThe Charge of the Light Brigade: 1854
    An 11th Hussar tells of the "charge" at the Battle of Balaclava during the Crimean War.*****

    Location
    1st Floor Theater

  • 5:00 pm - 8:30 pmEXTENDED "Diana" HOURS
    Avoid weekend crowds! See it during extended hours this week and next! This 7,500 sq. ft. exhibition explores the life and humanitarian work of one of the 20th century's most remarkable women. Diana's life is explored through nine galleries containing 150 objects, ranging from her royal wedding gown and 28 designer dresses to family jewels, heirlooms, personal mementoes, paintings, rare home movies and photos. “Diana: A Celebration” comes to the Frazier directly from the Althorp Estate in England, the Spencer Family’s 500-year-old ancestral home, where it is on display every summer. A portion of the proceeds generated to the Althorp Estate from the exhibition, produced by Arts & Exhibitions International, will benefit charitable causes including the Diana, Princess of Wales Memorial Fund. Click here to read more.

    Location
    Third Floor North Gallery