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Opening Weekend - Fantasy: Worlds of Myth and Magic
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Saturday, April 27, 2013 - Sunday, April 28, 2013
time:
time varies
cost:
Regular Admission
venue:
EMP Museum

, WA
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"It's a dangerous business, Frodo, going out your door. You step onto the road, and if you don't keep your feet, there's no knowing where you might be swept off to."
- J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings

Revel in hands-on installations that include world building and mapmaking, and pop culture artifacts from literature, film, television, video games, and comics. See iconic costumes from The Wizard of Oz, Xena: Warrior Princess, Labyrinth, and The Princess Bride, including the Dread Pirate Roberts' black outfit, Princess Buttercup's wedding dress, Inigo Montoya’s sword, and Count Rugen's six-fingered glove; original hand-edited manuscript pages from J.R.R Tolkien's The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings; and original comic art from Vertigo Comics Fables and The Unwritten.