Two Dollar Day at the C.C. Museum & Grand Opening of the Stonewall National Museum & Archives ExhibitionSeptember 28, 2021
(CORPUS CHRISTI, TX, SEPTEMBER 27th, 2021) — Enjoy a special Two Dollar Day at the Museum, sponsored by Wienerschnitzel Corpus Christi, on Saturday, October 9th, 2021, from 10 AM to 5 PM. The Corpus Christi Museum of Science and History will host this event to commemorate the grand opening of the traveling exhibit from the Stonewall National Museum & Archives exhibit titled 50 Years: The Stonewall Uprising.
The traveling exhibit comes to the C.C. Museum from the Stonewall National Museum & Archives in Fort Lauderdale through their collaboration with the Mosaic Project of South Texas/PRIDE Corpus Christi. It will commemorate National Coming Out Day on October 11th and LGBTQ+ History Month throughout October 2021. LGBTQ+ History Month recognizes the history and diversity of the LGBTQ+ community and the importance of civil rights movements in progressing gay rights. The Stonewall Museum wrote, “This exhibition looks at the who, what and where of those June nights in an attempt to understand why the Stonewall riots became the catalytic movement in the effort to secure equal rights for LGBTQ Americans.” To learn more about the exhibition and the captivating story, please visit www.stonewall-museum.org/traveling-exhibitions.
The C.C. Museum embraces the value of inclusivity and aims to share the importance of diverse groups and cultures through incredible exhibits such as this one.
Entry for the event is $2.00 for all guests, including Museum Members. Attendees can pre-purchase tickets online at ccmuseum.com/Pride. The C.C. Museum is located on 1900 N. Chaparral Street.
The Museum welcomes all to celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month with the grand opening of this amazing exhibit in honor of the LGBTQ+ community’s past, present, and future. Enjoy special pricing, incredible displays, concessions, and more!