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How Evans City’s Living Dead Museum is rising again at Monroeville Mall

It’s no surprise that a museum dedicated to zombies couldn’t stay in its grave for long.

The Living Dead Museum, an institution dedicated to honoring the seminal 1968 zombie film “Night of the Living Dead” and its auteur, George Romero, had been a fixture in downtown Evans City since 2013. The film was shot in and around the small Butler County community that prides itself on being the birthplace of the zombie genre.

But in October, the museum closed its Evans City doors — only to rise again the following month at the Monroeville Mall, where the sequel “Dawn of the Dead” was filmed. And fans can rest easy.

“Be assured that everything that was in Evans City will still be available and represented in Monroeville, plus a lot of great new surprises,” said Kevin Kriess, the owner and curator of the Living Dead Museum.

Read full article at https://www.post-gazette.com/ae/movies/2021/02/10/living-deam-museum-Evans-City-Monroeville-Mall-George-Romero-horror-tourism/stories/202102080088?fbclid=IwAR2MuTEYg5fqPe3AbSd12U_hViKMcU6rw_e0dpp7i-KuUNS_RnEeiCUhqgI

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