The Titanic museum of discovery opened in Las Vega on Thursday and features a replica of the Titanic’s hull as well as new exhibits and tours of historic ships and landmarks.
Key points:Titanic Museum, which opened in December, is a replica museum of the vessel that sank in 1912.
Its exhibitions include the life of Captain James Cook, the construction of the world’s first aircraft carrier, the world-famous Atlantic City casino, and the history of the ocean.
Titanica: Titanic’s Story is the first of four major exhibition spaces in the new Titanic theme park.
The museum also has an outdoor exhibit space, a replica ship called the USS Indianapolis, and an underwater attraction.
The project has been funded by the National Endowment for the Arts and the George Mason University School of Marine and Atmospheric Science.
Topics:history,arts-and-entertainment,culture,history-and.culture-and_media,marina,las-vegas,united-statesFirst posted April 03, 2019 08:40:36Contact Melissa FongMore stories from New South Wales