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2010-07-27 09:05:00

Scientists plan to launch a new Titanic expedition next month to create a detailed three-dimensional map that will "virtually raise the Titanic" for the public. The ASsociated Press (AP) reports that the expedition will take place 2 1/2 miles beneath the surface of the North Atlantic and is said to be the most advanced scientific mission to the Titanic wreck site since its discovery 25 years ago. The 20-day journey will leave on August 18 from St. John's Newfoundland under a partnership...

2010-02-03 12:13:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- RMS Titanic, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Premier Exhibitions, Inc. (Nasdaq: PRXI), in association with Running Subway Productions, LLC, today announced the final weeks of the New York City showing of Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition at the Discovery Times Square Exposition (www.DiscoveryTSX.com). After telling the most famous and beloved story of the 20th century to hundreds of thousands of visitors since opening in June 2009, the 12,000 square-foot...

2009-09-30 09:00:00

SEATTLE, Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Due to public demand, the most successful exhibition in Seattle's history will make a triumphant return this October. BODIES... The Exhibition, which has now been seen by more than 15 million visitors, will open Saturday, October 17 at 1505 5th Avenue (Corner of 5th Ave. and Pike), in the heart of downtown. The exhibition will be open daily from 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. and will run through March, 2009. "Washington has embraced this remarkable Exhibition,...

2009-06-04 13:58:00

Discovery Channel Partners with Running Subway Productions to Present Museum-Quality Content in an Immersive and Theatrical Environment Center Launches with LUCY'S LEGACY and TITANIC: The Artifact Exhibition NEW YORK, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- James Sanna, President and Executive Producer of Running Subway Productions, and Tom Cosgrove, COO of Discovery Channel, the flagship network of Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), today announced an innovative partnership that...

2009-05-13 16:55:00

Interactive Exhibition at The Franklin together with the hit feature film, 'Star Trek: the IMAX Experience' PHILADELPHIA, May 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- STAR TREK: THE EXHIBITION will make its east coast debut Saturday, May 16 in the Mandell Center at The Franklin and run through September 20. The 12,500 square foot interactive exhibition contains the world's most comprehensive collection of authentic Star Trek ships, costumes and props from over 40 years of Star Trek. Beginning...

2009-04-16 08:00:00

Interactive Exhibition Showcases the Star Trek Legacy, 40 Years in the Making TICKETS GO ON SALE FRIDAY, APRIL 17! PHILADELPHIA, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tickets go on sale tomorrow for The Franklin's newest traveling exhibition, STAR TREK: THE EXHIBITION, which makes its East Coast debut on Saturday, May 16, in the Mandell Center. The 12,500 square foot interactive exhibition enables visitors to connect with iconic Star Trek moments and characters while celebrating the creative...

2009-04-09 16:25:31

The Science Museum of Minnesota says artifacts from the Titanic's rescue ship, Carpathia, will go on display there for the first time this June. Tickets for Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition, featuring items that have never before been displayed publicly, are to go on sale April 14, the 97th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic. The exhibition is to open June 12. Carpathia was 58 miles from Titanic when its crew received the distress call and raced through the icy waters of the North...

2009-04-09 11:38:00

Tickets for Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition go on sale Tuesday, April 14 ST. PAUL, Minn., April 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Science Museum of Minnesota will present the worldwide debut of authentic artifacts recovered from the RMS Carpathia, the ship best known for the rescue of Titanic's passengers and crew. Never before seen publicly, these poignant artifacts will appear as part of Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition, which opens on Friday, June 12, 2009 at the Science Museum of...

2009-02-25 05:00:00

BLOOMINGTON, Ill., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- COUNTRY Financial announced today the locations which will have the unprecedented opportunity to experience the story of the world's most famous ship. Titanic: Treasures from the Deep, a new mobile museum, will make 18 U.S. stops from April 2 to July 26, 2009. As presenting sponsor, COUNTRY Financial is making the Exhibition available at no cost to those who attend. "People in these communities will be among the first in the world to see...

2009-01-16 14:59:00

Premier asked to honor results CHICAGO, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Sellers Capital LLC (Sellers Capital), the largest shareholder of Premier Exhibitions, Inc. (Premier) (PRXI), representing approximately 16.3% of the outstanding shares, announced today that it has received and delivered to Premier sufficient consents to elect its four nominees to Premier's board of directors. Although it continues to receive consents from shareholders, Sellers Capital has already received consents from...

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