A Tribute to George Phillips
Temporarily closed due to COVID-19.
For those of you who didn’t have the opportunity to know George Phillips, he was the Museum’s Executive Director from 1992 – 2003. It was George’s exceptional vision that guided the Museum through its major expansion and rebranding in 2001.
The George Phillips Exhibit Gallery hosts travelling and locally curated in-house exhibits embracing a vast array of topics. It is a perfect legacy for a man who brought the world to our community by inviting us to look closely at our history while dreaming about our collective future.
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