Titanic exhibition coming to Henry Ford Museum

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DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) -- An exhibition focused on the Titanic is coming to Henry Ford Museum as the 100th anniversary of the ship's sinking approaches.

The museum will host "Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition" from March 31 through Sept. 31. The touring exhibition includes more than 300 artifacts. Visitors to the museum in Dearborn also will learn about passengers on board the ship who had ties to Michigan.

On April 14, a special "Titanic Remembered" anniversary event at the museum will include champagne, dinner and access to the exhibition.

The Titanic sank in the North Atlantic on April 15, 1912, while making its maiden voyage. More than 1,500 passengers and crew died.

Henry Ford Museum is part of The Henry Ford, a history attraction. Exhibition details are on The Henry Ford website.

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http://www.thehenryford.org/titanic