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Topic: Travel Channel Mysteries At The Museum stars Dick Brookz of Scranton's Houdini Museum in a new show
Message: Posted by: magicusb (Nov 13, 2014 06:54AM)
The Travel Channel "Mysteries At The Museum" to feature Houdini Museum in Scranton, PA in a new show featuring magician Dick Brookz.
Air date, Friday, November 14, 2014, 11:00 PM, and Saturday, November 15, 2014, 2:00 AM. "Doyle & Houdini". It will be the featured story. Season 7, Episode 4, Episode Synopsis: "A feud between Arthur Conan Doyle and Harry Houdini is examined. Host Don Wildman examines a captivating portrait at The Houdini Museum." "The Houdini Museum, Owned by a couple of seasoned magicians, the Houdini Museum has helped put Scranton, PA, on the map with a veritable treasure trove of objects related to the performer, such as mirror handcuffs, a collection of locks and a straitjacket" (the portrait from Houdini's home of Houdini's mother. I do not believe this grand portrait in the original frame has ever been shown on television. )

The following are links for more information ...

This slide show has a picture of the outside of the Houdini museum in Scranton, PA and the portrait from Houdini's home of Houdini's mother. They shot an entire day at the Houdini Museum.


The Travel Channel is also still showing and featuring Dorothy Dietrich's past appearance on the series Mysteries At The Museum when she discussed the Mirror Challenge escape.