National Building Museum

Book Talk and Signing: Flickering Treasures

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

Members must be signed in to access discounts. For instructions click here.

Flickering-Treasures-Book-Cover.pngWalk-in registration will begin at 5:30 pm.

In her book,
Flickering Treasures, author-photographer Amy Davis captures the opulent downtown movie palaces and eclectic neighborhood theaters - 72 in total - of Baltimore. She discusses the loss, change, and rebirth of these movie houses through engaging stories from acclaimed Baltimore filmmakers and reminiscences from moviegoers and theater personnel. Following the talk, Davis signs copies of her book.

$12 Museum, Historical Society of Washington DC, and DC Preservation League Member | $10 Student | $20 Non-member

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. Online registration for Museum programs closes at midnight the day before the scheduled program.

The Museum's award-winning Shop and Firehook Café are open for one hour prior to the start of the program. Shop and Café hours are subject to change.

Book cover of Flickering Treasures by Amy Davis. Published by Johns Hopkins University Press. 

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