History Pub: Prison Break - McNeil Escapes!

at McMenamins Elks Temple

May 7, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

McMenamins Elks Temple
566 Broadway, Tacoma
FREE and open to the public, all ages welcome. 

McMenamins Elks Temple presents the Washington State History Museum's lead curator Gwen Whiting with a fascinating recounting of the many escapes from McNeil Island Prison! Go "behind the scenes" with Gwen too as she talks about her visits to this off-limits locale to conduct research for the exhibition Unlocking McNeil's Past. Sip a fresh pint and listen to these fascinating true stories in the beautifully restored Spanish Ballroom, featuring incredible hand-painted murals! Food and beverages will be available for purchase.