The much loved television show Downton Abbey connected with viewers thanks to its unique combination of drama, history, and sense of place. Now, for the first time, visitors to New York can connect with Downton Abbey: The Exhibition, which makes its U.S. debut in Midtown Manhattan on Saturday, November 18th. Downton Abbey aired for six seasons on Masterpiece on PBS in the U.S. and reached more than 26 million viewers in its final season, making it the highest-rated PBS drama series of all time. High-end video throughout the exhibition links clips from the show and never-before-seen footage with stars like Hugh Bonneville (Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham) and Elizabeth McGovern (Cora Crawley, Countess of Grantham).
Downton Abbey: The Exhibition opens to the public on Saturday, November 18th at 218 W. 57th St. (btw. Broadway & Seventh Ave.), 866-811-4111, downtonexhibition.com. The exhibition is open daily from 10am to 8pm (last ticket sold at 7pm).