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Capt. Parker’s New Clothes

You think it’s easy to dress a bronze statue?

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It Takes A Nation To Build An Attraction

You could say that the building of the Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum is a national effort. Our film was shot in Virginia, our CEO works on this out of his office in Key West and we have an … Continue reading

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Up Goes the Barge!

Wow, if you want to see some nail biting video, take a look at these clips. The walls of the barge were lowered into place this past Friday. There is no room for error! So join Executive Director, Shawn Ford … Continue reading

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And Here Comes the Barge

While we have been watching the progress of the gift shop, the ships, the bronze statue and the movie, we are getting our first glimpse of the building of barge that will house the museum, tea room and Minuteman Theater. … Continue reading

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Fun With Clay!

We are continuing the progress of Susie Chisholm creating a bronze statue of Capt. John Parker.

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Immortalized in Bronze

We are working with an amazing sculptress, Susie Chisolm, who is creating a bronze statue of Capt. John Parker for the new Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum. A native of Savannah, GA, Ms. Chisolm is an accomplished artist in … Continue reading

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Talking Portraits

While at our meeting in St. Augustine, we reviewed the “talking portrait” technology currently in place at the Oldest Store Museum.  This technology is being used at the Harry Potter Wizarding World attraction at Universal Studios.  Essentially, it is a … Continue reading

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Meeting of the Creative Team

Early this week  we convened a “creative” meeting in St. Augustine that included Chris Belland, Ed Swift, Monte Triz, Christian Belland, Ed Swift, IV, Tim Ogletree (Media Merge, our technical advisors) and Cynthia Gibson Murphy from MPA, our architect.  This … Continue reading

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Movie Update

Our cinematographer, Kevin Hershberger at Lion Heart Filmworks, sent photos today for the site where our film will be shot in Richmond, Virginia.  This is the same site where the series John Adams was filmed just recently and it’s also … Continue reading

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The Mob Experience

After Newark it was on to Las Vegas where I visited a new Vegas attraction called the Mob Experience. This is one of the most extraordinary attractions I have been to in a long time. It includes some extraordinary historical … Continue reading

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