IBM President Joe M. Turner visited the site of the museum on Houdini's birthday (March 24) and exchanged commemorative plaques with David.
David Merlini and IBM President Joe M. Turner. (Photo by Ádám Urbán)
It's very exciting and long overdue to have a Houdini museum in Budapest. This will be the first and only Houdini museum in Europe. I expect The House of Houdini will become a great tourist attraction, as well as an important new research hub for Houdini and magic historians around the world.