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TEMPO Discovery + EWL Explores at Nelson Mandela: The Official Exhibition
Wednesday, July 21, 2021, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM CDT
Category: TEMPO Discovery

TEMPO Discovery + EWL Explores at Nelson Mandela: 
The Official Exhibition

Date: Wednesday, July 21st, 2021
Location: Milwaukee Public Museum (800 W. Wells St. Milwaukee, WI 53233)
Price: $19 per person
Time Slots: (limit 30 attendees per time slot)
  • 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Noon to 1:30 p.m. 
  • 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 

Event Description: 
The Milwaukee Public Museum and America’s Black Holocaust Museum are partnering for the United States debut of Nelson Mandela: The Official Exhibition, a new, global-touring exhibition that takes visitors on a personal journey through the life of the world’s most iconic freedom-fighter and political leader. Designed to educate, entertain, and inspire, this immersive and interactive exhibition features previously unseen film, photos, and the display of more than 150 historical artifacts and personal effects on loan from the Mandela family, museums, and archives worldwide.

Through a series of immersive zones – each one a dramatically different experience – the narrative takes us on a journey through a remarkable life and provides fresh insight into the people, places, and events that formed his character and the challenges he faced.

Discover Nelson Mandela’s epic story of heroic struggle, forgiveness, and compassion explored in new, personal, and revealing ways.

Visitors will go back in time to the rural childhood home that shaped the great leader that he became. See the years of turbulent struggle against the apartheid regime and learn how his remarkable spirit remained unbroken, but at great personal cost. Relive the global celebration of his release after 27 years in prison, and his historic ascent as South Africa’s first democratically elected president.

With wisdom from the man himself plus exclusive insights from his family and those that knew him best, visitors will see Nelson Mandela in a new light. A century since his birth and seven years since his passing, what does "Nelson Mandela" mean today, in a world where inequality and injustice are still rife? Mandela: The Official Exhibition asks these difficult questions and examines his legacy. Nelson Mandela’s values and unshakable belief in a better world are as vital now as they were during his lifetime.

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