“Thanks for the Memories” Exhibit


Ranging from the magnificent to the outrageous, celebrity funerals fascinate us and captivate audiences around the globe. The “Thanks for the Memories” Exhibit provides an up-close and personal look at how we’ve bid farewell to some of the world’s most iconic figures.

On display are authentic memorial folders and memorabilia used in the funeral services and burials of Michael Jackson, Marilyn Monroe, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Frank Sinatra and more international superstars. The stories of their lives, deaths and legacies are further told through the Museum’s extensive collection of original news reports and images.

Visit the exhibit’s image gallery to view some featured items from the funerals of the famous