Press Room
10
June
2014

Calling All Watsons!

COSI to Offer Free Admission to The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes for Anyone With The Last Name “Watson”

COLUMBUS, OH – COSI is “Calling All Watsons!” to The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes. From June 14-June 29, 2014, anyone with the last name “Watson” will be granted free general admission to COSI – Columbus’ Center of Science and Industry - and the Sherlock Holmes exhibition.

Famous from the Sherlock Holmes series, Dr. John Watson was Holmes’ friend and partner in solving crimes. “Watsons” who come to the Sherlock Holmes exhibit will be carrying on the tradition by helping to solve mysteries at the exhibit.

From June 14-June 29, during normal COSI business hours, guests with the last name “Watson” who present a valid photo ID at the COSI box office will receive one free general admission ticket to COSI and one free timed admission ticket to The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes (one per “Watson”). Certain important restrictions apply and availability is limited. Visit cosi.org/promotions for details.

The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes brings Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s character to life with an interactive mystery that will delight visitors of all ages. The exhibition invites the public to adopt the role of Sherlock’s faithful partner to solve the mystery guided by the infamous detective while learning about the dawn of forensic science.

The exhibition will tour 10 cities in North America before it tours internationally. Visit www.sherlockholmesexhibition.com for updates on the tour.

Author; Jaclyn Reynolds

About the Author

Jaclyn Reynolds

Jaclyn Reynolds is the Public Relations and Social Media Manager for COSI. She has worked in communications and PR for more than 15 years. She has worked as a TV news producer in cable news and as a public information officer and communications specialist in state government.