Sir Ernest Shackleton set sail for Antarctica in
1914, hoping to seize for England the last prize
of polar exploration: crossing the Antarctic continent
on foot. But he and his 28 crewmen disappeared into
the icy void....
The Burke Museum is proud to present the only Northwest
showing of the landmark exhibition The
Endurance: Shackleton's Legendary Antarctic Expedition.
This storyof striking emotional powerunfolds
through diary excerpts, rare film footage, and 150
haunting photographs by expedition photographer
"One of the best exhibits
of the year." New York Times
Exhibit organized by the American Museum
of Natural History in New York
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