Michael Jackson Memorabilia - The Dittmar Collection
Starting June 24th 2014 at The Rock N Pop Museum in Gronau, Germany
Special Exhibition from June 24, 2014 - Sept 21, 2014
Just one day before Michaels 5th Anniversary of his untimely passing on June 24, 2014, the doors of the exhibition opens for fans and museum visitors. They will see a extract from the "Dittmar Collection", the private collection of Chris Julian Dittmar, which is among the largest and most valuable Michael Jackson collections worldwide. Hundreds of exhibits, the collector from his possession together with the aim to bring the visitors to both the private individual as well as the world famous Mega Star closer, who held the world for decades in breathless.
Michael Jackson was already a living legend. His untimely death in June 2009 made him immortal. The King Of Pop is one of the most famous people in history. He broke all records in the music industry. With Thriller, the best-selling album of all time, he won eight Grammy awards in one night. 4.5 million viewers watched his History World Tour, which is the most successful concert tour of all time. For his planned comeback in July 2009 at London's O2 Arena nearly 1 million tickets for the This Is were sold within a few minutes for the This is it concert series and his memorial service saw more than 1.5 billion people around the world - these are just a few of his countless records.
|Chris Julian Dittmar|
Museum guests will have until September 21, 2014 the opportunity to visit the exhibition on the King of Pop.
Udo Lindenberg-Platz 1
Phone +49 2562 8148-0
Wed to Sun: 10 - 18 clock
in the school holidays also open on Tuesdays (NRW). Exception: Tuesday, June 10 will be closed the museum.
On 21 July 2004, the Europe-wide unique home of rock and pop history opened its doors near the Dutch border. The museum tells the cultural history of popular music in the 20th century, supported by the latest media technology. Quite aware, the museum as a new forum of pop culture and its artistic diversity.
The rock'n'popmuseum is not a place of devotional presented alone. The focus is the music. The exhibition combined experience with information, sensual experience with interaction: sound and media installations corridors make sound experience. Sounds outstanding musicians put the visitor in former concert venues. The development of sounds - from wax cylinder to digital sound art - is made audible and tangible. In addition, the museum offers an extensive background to some 100 years of rock and pop history.