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Press Release Date 
Tuesday, October 20, 2009
WHAT: The Bay Area premiere of STAR TREK®: THE EXHIBITION opens at The Tech Museum on Oct. 23rd, 2009 showcasing the largest collection of authentic Star Trek sets, costumes, props and priceless museum pieces ever put on public display. The exhibition, spread across 15,000-square-feet, features more than 200 artifacts stretching from all five television series to 11 feature films. Fans will enjoy an authentic replica of the bridge from the U.S.S Enterprise NCC-1701 as featured in the original Star Trek television series, hop aboard a full-motion ride Starfleet shuttle for a thrilling flight through the solar system or prepare to "beam up" to the iconic transporter room - and much more. As a special bonus, we are excited to present "Star Trek: The IMAX Experience" in conjunction with the exhibition. The film was released this year and is now one of the top 50 highest grossing films of all time as well as the highest grossing "Star Trek" film ever released. STAR DATE: The Bay Area premiere run begins Oct. 23rd, 2009 for a limited engagement WHERE: The Tech Museum, 201 South Market St., San Jose 95113 HOURS: STAR TREK®: THE EXHIBITION offers special extended and holiday hours and will be open 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Wednesday and 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Special Extended Holiday hours Friday, November 27 - 29: 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. December 19 - January 3rd 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. (December 24: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.; closed December 25) ADMISSION: Adults: $25.00; Seniors (65+) / College Students with ID: $22.00 Children (ages 3-17): $19.00. Includes admission to STAR TREK®: THE EXHIBITION and admission to all the galleries of The Tech Museum. Pricing does not include IMAX and simulators. Advance purchase is recommended WEB SITE: For more information, visit or call 408-294-TECH (8324) CONTACT: Roqua Montez, senior manager of public relations at or (408) 795-6225