ADVISORY, May 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --
Nasdaq will open its market remotely from the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science (Frost Science) in Downtown Miami’s Museum Park. Frost Science, which opened on May 8, combines a planetarium, aquarium and science museum on one campus. The museum is dedicated to sharing the power of science, sparking wonder and investigation, and fueling innovation for the future.
In honor of the occasion, lead donors Dr. Phillip and Patricia Frost will join Frost Science President Frank Steslow to ring the Opening Bell.
Schedule for Monday, May 22
- 8:15 a.m. – Media check-in begins
- 8:45 a.m. – Photo opportunity with key representatives
- 9:22 a.m. – Bell ceremony begin
- 9:30 a.m. – Ringing of Nasdaq Opening Bell
Parking will be available for station-marked vehicles on Museum Drive with advance notice
Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science, 1101 Biscayne Blvd, Miami, FL 33132
Monday, May 22, 2017 – 9:15 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. ET
Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science Media Contact:
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About the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science (Frost Science)
Located in Downtown Miami’s Museum Park, the Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science is a leading science museum dedicated to sharing the power of science, sparking wonder and investigation, and fueling innovation for the future. Sitting on four acres, the 250,000 square foot museum divides into four buildings: the Frost Planetarium, Aquarium, and the North and West Wings. At Frost Science, visitors can explore the world of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) in an experiential setting with interactive exhibitions and unique shows. Frost Science is supported by the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners of Miami-Dade County. This project is supported by the Building Better Communities Bond Program and the City of Miami. It is sponsored, in part, by the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture. The museum is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums, is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and a member of the Association of Science and Technology Centers. Learn more at frostscience.org.
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