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Guided Tour of “It’s Alive! Classic Sci-Fi and Horror Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection”

September 22 @ 3:00 pm

Enjoy a guided tour of this exhibition as part of Trails and Sails, an annual event to celebrate the region’s history, landscapes, and hidden gems over two weekends of free events.

Meet at information desk.
Reservations required.
Tickets available in the museum the day of the program.

Kirk Hammett, best known as the guitarist of the rock band Metallica, is also an avid collector of classic horror and sci-fi movie posters. This exhibition explores the interplay of creativity, emotion and popular culture through 135 works from 20th-century cinema, including posters by an international array of graphic designers, rare works by unidentified masters as well as related memorabilia such as electric guitars, lobby cards, film props and costumes.

 

Venue

Peabody Essex Museum
161 Essex Street
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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Phone:
978-745-9500
Website:
http://pem.org/

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