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Apr 06, 2016, 13:56 ET THE SHIP THAT HAS OUTLASTED TIME: The Queen Mary Celebrates 80 Years of Public Life; New Churchill Paintings Exhibit and Public Events Planned

 No other ship of her era remains in public service, or is recognized around the world for its engineering and design advances, or continues to...


Jun 18, 2015, 16:30 ET World's Largest LEGO© Brick Model Ship Comes To The Queen Mary

 When Britain's most famous ocean liner was still a dream, the Cunard Lines recruited the John Brown shipyard in Scotland to build what would...


Jun 04, 2015, 15:38 ET The Queen Mary Throws The July 4th Party Of The Century

 The Queen Mary's 2015 All-American July 4th Celebration will be a festive all-age party presenting 100 years of American spirit and...


Feb 03, 2015, 15:50 ET Long Beach Harbor to Host Royal Visitor

 The Queen Mary will receive her sea-going "niece" February 5, 2015. This will mark the first time a modern Cunard liner will dock and...


Jan 19, 2015, 11:29 ET The Queen Mary In New York: An Historic Maritime Vision, Still Relevant Today

Designed over 80 years ago to link Europe by way of Southampton to New York, the Queen Mary completed over 1,100 voyages along that route and...


Jan 08, 2015, 08:30 ET The Queen Mary Will Celebrate In New York City:

 The Queen Mary retired from passenger service in 1967. As the world's best known ocean liner she made more than 1100 crossings to New York;...


Nov 19, 2014, 16:18 ET New Year's Eve 2015 Aboard The Queen Mary - Auld Lang 'Shine':

The Queen Mary bids farewell to 2014 with a legendary New Year's Eve party certain to make her birthplace proud - Auld Lang 'Shine'. Inspired by...


Sep 25, 2014, 20:56 ET Queen Mary Will Host Press Conference and Special Event to Celebrate the Ship's 80th Anniversary - September 26, 2014 @ 4:00 PM, Grand Salon

The Queen Mary celebrates her 80th Anniversary with a 600-pound replica cake sculpted to such detail that it shows the rivets on her hull. Created...


Sep 22, 2014, 19:13 ET Spectacular Ship Replica Cake Comes To Queen Mary:

A famous Queen reportedly said: "Let them eat cake!" She must have heard about the Queen Mary's upcoming 80th Anniversary party and press...


Sep 18, 2014, 16:25 ET Celebrate The Queen Mary's 80th Anniversary:

 The world's most beloved ocean liner turns 80 on September 26 and the public is invited to join a ship-wide celebration. The Queen Mary will...


Nov 30, 2012, 17:55 ET The Queen Mary And Radio Disney Launch Holiday Toy Drive Benefiting The U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys For Tots.

 The Queen Mary, in partnership with Radio Disney, kick off a week long toy drive benefiting the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots with a...


Nov 09, 2012, 09:00 ET Disney's A.N.T. Farm Cast Hosts The Coolest Launch Party In Town!

The Queen Mary and International Special Attractions (ISA), in association with Coca Cola, Finlandia, Heineken, and Aquarium of the Pacific...


Apr 24, 2012, 16:00 ET "DIANA: Legacy of a Princess" Comes to the Queen Mary:

Opening June 16, 2012, in association with breast cancer charity, Pink Ribbons Crusade, The Queen Mary™ will present "Diana: Legacy of a...


Nov 18, 2010, 11:30 ET Queen Mary Completes Renovations, Maintains Art Deco Elegance

The Queen Mary recently finished renovations on all 314 of its staterooms, including nine suites, in a significant renovation project that also...


Oct 29, 2010, 12:43 ET Historic QUEEN MARY(SM) Welcomes Guests With Ghostly Getaways and Exciting Vacations

This fall, travelers planning a Long Beach vacation can take a historic adventure onboard THE QUEEN MARY(SM). Located at the Port of Long Beach,...


Oct 29, 2010, 12:22 ET Experience Memorable Meetings Onboard The QUEEN MARY(SM)

The historic QUEEN MARY(SM) creates an unforgettable setting for corporate celebrations, offsite events and productive Long Beach meetings that...


Dec 21, 2005, 00:00 ET Ring in 2006 in Style Aboard the Legendary Queen Mary

LONG BEACH, Calif., Dec. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Ring in the New Year aboard the Queen Mary at their annual New Year's Eve celebration -- one of the...


Nov 17, 2005, 00:00 ET Celebrate Thanksgiving 2005 Aboard the Elegant and Historic Queen Mary

LONG BEACH, Calif., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Experience an extraordinary Thanksgiving aboard the elegant Queen Mary, where Executive Chef Thierry...


Oct 04, 2005, 01:00 ET Last Chance to Play Monster at The Queen Mary's 11th Annual Shipwreck!

LONG BEACH, Calif., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Did you miss the auditions last week and feel terrible about it? Well you have one last chance to...


Sep 27, 2005, 01:00 ET The Queen Mary's 11th Annual Shipwreck in Full Frightful Effect

LONG BEACH, Calif., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Queen Mary's Shipwreck now in its eleventh year of terror, invites you to witness the transformation...


Jun 28, 2005, 01:00 ET No Sis Boom Bah at the Queen Mary on July 4th

LONG BEACH, Calif., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The Queen Mary regrets to announce that the Annual July 4th Tribute to America Fireworks Extravaganza...


May 03, 2005, 01:00 ET The Queen Mary Sizzles This Summer

LONG BEACH, Calif., May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Queen Mary will be the site of some of the hottest events taking place in Los Angeles this Summer....


Jan 11, 2005, 00:00 ET Ship Historian and Author Peter Knego to Offer Special Lecture 'Alang, Beach of Doom' Aboard The Queen Mary January 17th

LONG BEACH, Calif., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Noted maritime historian, author and lecturer Peter Knego will come aboard the Queen Mary Monday...


Dec 09, 2004, 00:00 ET Shakespeare Boards Queen Mary Launches Dramatic Arts Academy/Acting Companies

LONG BEACH, Calif., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Queen Mary, in cooperation with the Globe of America, a non-profit Shakespeare Theatre...


Dec 02, 2004, 00:00 ET Queen Mary's New Year's Eve Celebration Explodes With Food, Fun & Fireworks

LONG BEACH, Calif., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Ring in the New Year with the annual Queen Mary New Years Eve celebration -- one of the biggest and...