On Sunday, June 24, the Jewish Museum of Maryland (JMM), 15 Lloyd Street, will open Inescapable: The Life and Legacy of Harry Houdini, an original exhibit exploring the life and legacy of the world’s most famous magician. Featuring dozens of artifacts, photos and archival records, many on loan from public and private collections, Inescapable will showcase the incredible story of how this Hungarian Jewish immigrant, Ehrich Weiss, transformed himself into an international superstar.
Beginning with his birth in Budapest, Hungary in 1874, visitors will travel through a series of 10 themed sections that reveal how Houdini’s identity influenced his career.
Monday, January 21 at 10:00am to 5:00pm
The Jewish Museum of Maryland
15 Lloyd St, Baltimore, MD 21202