The newest exhibition from the Smithsonian Institution, featuring more than 50 iconic National Geographic photographs from around the world and here at home opens with a special evening event Nov. 20th at the Orange County Regional Historical Center.
Enjoy a sneak peek at the exhibition and enjoy a reception featuring international food and music, and the evening’s special guest speaker His Excellency Said T. Jawad, Afghanistan’s Ambassador to the United States.
General Admission for this special event is $25 Call: 407-836-8580 to reserve your spot.
For more than 100 years, the name National Geographic has been synonymous with compelling photography. From fascinating archival images of tribal leaders, fishermen, and American workers, to riveting modern pictures of refugees, city dwellers, and urban laborers, In Focus brings together a collection of more than 50 iconic photographs from around the world.
Experience the heights and depths of human emotion through the eyes of the world’s greatest photographers, on exhibition Nov. 21, 2008 through Jan. 18, 2009. Included in the price of general admission: $9 adults; $7 seniors; $6 children.
The Historical Center is located in downtown Orlando at 65 E. Central Boulevard in a restored 1927 Orange County Courthouse that houses the Historical Society of Central Florida’s collections.
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