Luke Skywalker's original lightsaber will be in Toronto for May the 4th

Apr 27 2018, 3:01 pm

The original Star Wars Lightsaber used by Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back is going to be in Toronto just in time for May the 4th, aka Star Wars Day.

The iconic piece of film history will be on display at Ripley’s Aquarium from May 4 to 6. According to a release from Ripley’s, the original lightsaber is “constructed from a vintage 1930s Graflex camera flashgun.”

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(CNW Group/Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada)

The Aquarium will be hosting ‘Sea Wars’ over the weekend that will also include a Cosplay Bash from 8 pm to midnight on Friday, May 4.

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