Hardship to Hope, Platte County's Story in Art and Artifact

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Presented by Ben Ferrel Platte County Museum at Ben Ferrel Platte County Museum, Platte City MO

Apr 19
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May 31
Hardship to Hope, Platte County's Story in Art and Artifact

April 19 – May 31 | Tickets $5 | Hardship to Hope, Platte County’s Story in Art and Artifact featuring art of the late Matthew Silber | Highlights Civil War period. Pictorial walk through regional history reflecting national themes. Family friendly.

Through May 31, Thurs/Fridays 1-4 pm (Sunday May 5 from 1-4 pm) the Ben Ferrel Platte County Museum at 220 Ferrel Street, Platte City, will feature the display Hardship to Hope: A Story of Platte County in Art and Artifact. The display includes enlarged illustrations from Matthew Silber’s book History Illustrated paired with local artifacts with a Civil War emphasis. Silber’s art captures not only scenes from significant events but the emotions of those involved, reminding us that personal

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ADMISSION INFO

$5.00 adults;  Free – children under 12

INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

Museum is open every Thurs. and Friday from 1-4 p.m.  Open House May 5, Sunday from 1-4 p.m.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Ben Ferrel Platte County Museum

220 Ferrel Street, Platte City, MO 64079

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PARKING INFO

Street parking only.

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