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Please note that this competition has now closed. The winner has been contacted and will announced shortly. Thank you to everyone who has taken part.

'Endurance: Shackleton’s Antarctic Adventure' tells the incredible tale of Shackleton’s expedition – but it also pays homage to photographer Frank Hurley who dove into icy waters to save his pictures for all to see.

In celebration of this stunning exhibition at the Merseyside Maritime Museum we want you to share your photos of spectacular scenery, unusual locations and far-flung destinations. Just add them to our Flickr group to be in with a chance of winning a great prize!

We’ve teamed up with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic to give you a chance to win tickets to enjoy the spectacular film and music experience, Polar. This cinematic portrait of the Arctic and Antarctic will take you on a magical journey through the homeland of the polar bears and humpback whales. The moving imagery will be accompanied by a live orchestral soundtrack performed by the world-renowned Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

The winner will receive a family ticket for four* to attend the 7.30pm performance on 8 January 2011 at the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall** – what a wonderful way to start the year! We’ll also be giving the winner some Shackleton goodies from the Merseyside Maritime Museum shop – details to follow.

Competition rules

The competition is open to everyone except employees of National Museums Liverpool and Royal Liverpool Philharmonic. All entries must be added to the group by 3 January 2011 - the winner will be contacted on 4 January. Entrants can submit as many photos as they like. By adding any photo to the group you consent to it possibly being used on the National Museums Liverpool blog or website in features related to this competition. Any photos used will be credited to the photographer with a link to their Flickr photostream. National Museums Liverpool will not use photos submitted to this group for any other purpose unless we contact you first.

*A family ticket can include family or friends, of any age. Ticket is non-transferrable and there is no cash alternative.

**Please note that winners must make their own way to the venue for the performance as the prize does not include transport or accomodation.

Additional Info

  • Accepted content types: Photos, Videos, Images, Art, Screenshots
  • Accepted safety levels: Safe
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