The Importance of Diorama
Michael Anderson, Exhibit Preparator at Yale Peabody Museum of Natural History: The Importance of Dioramas
This captivating presentation begins by focusing on the history of our world class dioramas in the Nature Museum and the major players who brought them to life: James Perry Wilson, and Ralph and Ruth Morrill. Mr. Anderson will then discuss diorama restoration work that he is doing at the Peabody Museum and explain the importance of dioramas as educational displays.
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2:00 p.m., A. B. Ceder Room, Members: Free Non-members: $6.00 (admission fee to the Nature Museum) Pre-registration and pre-payment are required by calling 860-567-0857 or register online: www.whitememorialcc.org