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February 9, 2002 - May 27, 2002
Museum: Natural History Museum
Location: Special Exhibitions Gallery, 1st Floor, Center (Hall 10)
Marking the 100th anniversary of the original publication of The Tale of Peter Rabbit, this exhibition explores the life of author Beatrix Potter (1866-1943) as a naturalist, writer, artist, farmer, and conservationist. Designed to appeal to visitors of all ages, it presents the themes of natural science and environmental conservation through the story of Potter's life and the characters from her books.
Museum Store with related book ($19.95), "little books," and a variety of Peter Rabbit items
See April 2002 Smithsonian magazine, pp. 38-40