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Groton Business Association announces Submarine Force Museum as host for June Meeting

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 

 

The Groton Business Association will host their monthly meeting on Thursday, June 29 from 7:30-9:00am at the Submarine Force Museum at Sub Base New London.

Did you know the Sub Museum ...
...  has the 3rd highest visitation rate of any attraction is Southeastern CT?
...  was originally established as "The Submarine Library" by EB in 1955?
...  has more than 33,000 artifacts, 20,000 documents & 30,000 photographs?
...  just passed 31 years open to the public?
...  has begun planning to redesign the museum for the next 30 years?


What will the Submarine Force Museum become in the coming decades? Join the GBA at our June 29 meeting when LCDR Reginald Preston, OIC USS Nautilus, will discuss the planning process for the museum's next 30 years, what it entails, what are its goals, what will it look like, and how will visitors experience it in the future!The Navy has retained the services of Gallagher and Associates, an internationally known museum design firm to lead the process. They have already created the same level of planning for four other Navy museums and are currently designing the Coast Guard museum in New London.

All are welcome at the meeting; bring your business cards and your networking enthusiasm!  Refreshments will be served.

 

For confirmation or more information please contact Lian Obrey at:  860-235-5459