The General Commissioner of Hungary for Expo Milan is proud to invite you to the first and only exhibition in Europe devoted to the Greatest Escape Artist of all time: Hungarian born Harry Houdini.
As a tribute to the legendary artist born in Budapest in 1874, Hungary offers a unique opportunity to experience his timeless magic.
On display are some of the most famous artifacts, handcuffs which once belonged to The Master, as well as some of the original props from the latest USA blockbuster Houdini, starring Oscar Winning actor Adrien Brody.
Visit the exhibition on the first floor of the Hungarian Pavilion, and try to decode the secret Houdini Safe… A special prize awaits you at the Hungarian Pavilion.
Get Your 30 Seconds of Fame
One of Houdini’s most famous escapes, the Chinese Water Torture Cell, has been the symbol of the art of escape for generations, only the bravest escapologists have ever dared to attempt this dangerous creation.
For a limited time of one week only, a real Water Torture Cell with almost one ton of water will be installed in front of the Hungarian Pavilion, awaiting you to experience this extravaganza.
So bring your swimsuit and bathrobe, and get ready to hold your breath, while we will take an amazing underwater picture of you!
Join us in this journey through time and taste the magical life of Houdini. Time is ticking, visit the Hungarian Pavilion now!
What: Houdini Exhibition
When: October 22-29, 2015
Where: Hungarian Pavilion of Expo Milano 2015
Also don't miss "Houdini in Milano: The Grand Event" on October 29, 2015 at 9PM at the Expo Auditorium. David Merlini will attempt an updated version of Houdini's Chinese Water Torture Cell "in a way never before staged." Below is the show flyer and details. Admission is free but seats are limited. Book tickets here.
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