Shackleton: Escape from Antarctica panel display opens Friday 22nd June at Albany’s Historic Whaling Station.
It’s one of the greatest survival stories of all time and now, over 100 years later, a new travelling panel display invites visitors to walk in the footsteps of famous Antarctic explorer Sir Ernest Shackleton and discover his epic voyage of survival.
Escape from Antarctica, brings together first-hand accounts and dramatic images by official expedition photographer Australian Frank Hurley to tell the compelling story of Shackleton’s Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition of 1914-17 and his bid to stay alive. The display opens at 10am on Friday 22nd June.
Alice Ackley from Albany's Historic Whaling Station explains more about the display