Gail Fornasiere – Director of Marketing and Public Relations: Catalina Island Museum at Avalon
In addition to its current exhibitions which include Elizabeth Turk: Tipping Point; Wrigley’s Catalina: A Centennial Celebration, commemorating his remarkably ambitious vision for Catalina Island, and in its permanent collection The History of Catalina Island, the Catalina Island Museum is pleased to present Esther Williams: The Swimming Queen of the Silver Screen, September 6, 2019 – March 8, 2020. This exhibition chronicles Williams’ life from humble beginnings to her success as a champion athlete, a major Hollywood celebrity and an entrepreneur. Imagery from Jupiter’s Darling filmed on the island will be highlighted in this exhibition which also includes movie memorabilia, costumes, photographs and never-before seen personal home movies.
Advanced reservations for the Wednesday Luncheon are highly recommended.
Please make your reservation here.