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1,000 Paper Cranes Guided Tour

Discover the story behind our Children's Peace Statue during "Rise & Try Week!"

When

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Mar 12, 2019
01:30 PM - 02:00 PM

Where

Balloon Museum
9201 Balloon Museum Drive NE
Albuquerque, NM 87113
505-768-6020

Description

Take a very special guided tour at 1:30 p.m. of the museum’s “Balloons in War” display and our Children's Peace Statue, which shed light on the history of peace and conflict between the United States and Japan, as well as the role of balloons in WWII and how paper cranes relate to our Children's Peace Statue.

Interested in making a paper crane? Stay for our origami workshop, which runs 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

The tour and workshop are free with paid admission to the Balloon Museum ($3 to $6 per person). Workshop reservations are recommended. Please email museum educator Lauren Coons, [email protected], to reserve your spot(s)

Rise and Try Medallion

Price

The tour is free with paid admission to the Balloon Museum ($3 to $6 per person).

Contact

Amanda M. Lujan
505-768-6020