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Arches for Galveston

October 13, 1987 – January 31, 1988

Museum: Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Location: 1st Floor

This exhibition, complimenting the exhibition Honor and Glory, features the Galveston Arches, seven high fantasy arches constructed for the Mardi Gras in Galveston in 1986. A new arch to be shown first in Galveston this year will be re-erected for the exhibition. Visitors enter the exhibitions through a ceremonial arch constructed for the occasion.