Eagles Over the Water
A Preview of the National Eagle Center's Collection of Eagles in American Culture
June 1, 2018 - October 14, 2018
The exhibition features a wide range of eagle related art, ephemera, and historic items from the collections of Preston Cook and the National Eagle Center, ranging from works by John James Audubon to Andy Warhol, Robert Havell Jr. to Shepard Fairey, from the 18th century to the present day. This is the first public exhibitions of this immense and extraordinary collection relating the story of the American eagle in American culture.
Running concurrently at the National Eagle Center in Wabasha, MN is Eagles Everywhere. This exhibit will feature additional select items from the collections of Preston Cook and the National Eagle Center and connect audiences with eagles in American history and cultures.
As a special benefit to members of the Minnesota Marine Art Museum (MMAM) and The National Eagle Center (NEC), admission to the MMAM will be free for NEC members and admission to the NEC will be free for MMAM members during the run of the exhibition.