Skirball Cultural Center Salutes Harry Houdini
The Skirball Cultural Center salutes the life, career and influence of enigmatic magician and escape artist Harry Houdini (pictured) in Houdini: Art and Magic. A great exhibit showcasing something unique, definitely must check out during your tour of Los Angeles. The first major exhibition to explore Houdini’s life and legacy features more than 150 artifacts, from posters and playbills to silent-film footage of his great escapes to personal items such as family photos, a postcard written to his mother and diaries from his travels. Also on display is companion exhibition Masters of Illusion: Jewish Magicians of the Golden Age.
Skirball Cultral Center, 2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., L.A