Santos Dumont Exhibiton Opens at Museum of Tomorrow

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – On Tuesday, April 26th the Museu do Amanhã (Museum of Tomorrow) opened the exhibition, "O Poeta Voador, Santos Dumont" (The Flying Poet, Santos Dumont). Remaining on display through Sunday, October 30th the exhibition explores and celebrates the life and works of Brazilian aviation pioneer Alberto Santos Dumont.

The exhibit tells a story through historic images, documents, film screenings, and a physics of flying workshop, in addition to prototypes and life-size replicas of models created by Dumont including the Demoiselle and 14 Bis.

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