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METAL EARTH comes to HRPO!

Our merchandise selection just got more exciting…

In HRPO’s ongoing commitment to promote interest in STEM, we are proud to premiere an incredible selection of Metal Earth sheet metal construction models from the Fascinations company. Meant for high schoolers and adults, these intricate two- or three-sheet kits come with instructions that—when followed correctly and in order—yield stunning representations of the greatest architectural achievements of mankind! For a limited time, a limited number of nineteen different marvels will grace the gift cases of HRPO’s main building.

These legendary STEM creations will premiere at 7:00 pm on each of the following Saturdays…

  • Parthenon [483 BC]   24 June
  • Golden Hind [1577]   1 July
  • White House [1800]   8 July
  • Steam Locomotive [early 1800s]   15 July
  • San Francisco Cable Car [1873]   22 July
  • Brooklyn Bridge [1883]   29 July
  • Ferris Wheel [1893]   5 August
  • Wright Brothers Airplane [1903]   12 August
  • Spirit of Saint Louis [1927]   19 August
  • Graf Zeppelin [1928]   26 August
  • de Havilland Tiger Moth [1930s]   2 September
  • Golden Gate Bridge [1937]   9 September
  • UH-1 Huey [1956]   16 September
  • Space Needle [1962]   23 September
  • Beach Buggy [1964]   30 September
  • Boeing 747 [1969]   7 October
  • Sydney Opera House [1973]   14 October
  • Space Shuttle Atlantis [1985]   21 October
  • One World Trade Center [today]   28 October

Item count and price of models will vary. Get yours as soon as they premiere—we can hold merchandise for pickup for up to one week!

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Created by Frederick J. Barnett on Friday, June 23, 2017, 06:15 PM.