The Titanic is probably the most famous noun in history. Why does the Titanic disaster continue to be the world’s foremost and famous disaster? How has it continued to be a high interest topic for over a century? This presentation compares the Titanic disaster to a number of other man created maritime, structural, and aviation accidents. It also illustrates the similarities between the fate of the Titanic and the fate of the space shuttle, Challenger. Fee includes admission to visit Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition the evening of the lecture. Advance registration required. Order online now or call 810-237-3409.
Guest Speaker: David J. Kaplan, Titanic Historian
Date: Thursday, May 11, 2017
Time: 7:00 PM (Doors open at 6:00 PM)
Location: Sloan Museum
Fee: Adults $10, Seniors $9
Members: Adults $9, Seniors $8 Members must sign-in to receive discount.