“Real Pirates”, a touring exhibition organized by National Geographic showcases more than 200 artifacts recovered from a pirate ship that sank in 1717. A model of the pirate ship Whydah, pictured, is displayed as part of the 2007 Real Pirates exhibit at the Cincinnati Museum Center in Cincinnati. The Whydah started out as a slave ship and became a pirate ship.
DETAILS >> Opens 10 a.m. Oct. 2. Arizona Science Center, 600 E. Washington St., Phoenix. $18-$23 per person, includes general admission to center. (602) 716-2000 or www.azscience.org.