On Monday, August 1, 2016, Clearwater Marine Aquarium added “Winter’s Gallery of Hope” to the recently launched exhibit Winter’s Dolphin Tale. “Winter’s Gallery of Hope” is a collection of original letters, pictures and testimonials from people all over the world who have a been inspired by Winter’s journey. Winter’s journey has caused attention worldwide after being rescued from having her tail caught in a crab trap line, was brought to CMA to rehabilitation and unfortunately lost her tail. Winter never lost her spirits and fought to continue to survive and swim. She was fitted for a prosthetic tale and became the star of the major motion pictures, Dolphin Tale and Dolphin Tale 2.
“Winter’s Gallery of Hope” was added to Winter’s Dolphin Tale exhibit to show its audience just how inspirational Winter’s journey to recovery is to so many people around the world who may have gone through similar circumstances or who admire the strength and courage Winter showed at her rehabilitation. A lot can be learned about life Winter’s story and one can learn more about Winter and her journey by visiting Clearwater Marine Aquarium located at 300 Cleveland Street, Clearwater, FL 33756. Admission to Winter’s Dolphin Tale Adventure is FREE with your paid admission to Clearwater Marine Aquarium.
To learn more about Winter’s Gallery of Hope, visit Tampa Bay Newspapers Weekly’s article CMA Debuts Winter’s Gallery of Hope at http://www.tbnweekly.com/editorial/local_entertainment/festivals/content_articles/080116_lefest-02.txt or visit CMA’s website at http://www.seewinter.com/animals-exhibits/exhibits/winters-dolphin-tale-adventure