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Mourning in the 1850s at the Root House Museum

October 12
@11:00 am
- 4:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2018

One event on October 13, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on October 20, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on October 27, 2018 at 7:00pm

During the month of October, visitors to the William Root House will see the home decorated for mourning. Curtains will be drawn, and rooms will be adorned with black crepe and ribbons. Special tours will teach visitors about 1850s mourning practices and superstitions about death.

Details

Date:
October 12
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Website:
http://www.roothousemuseum.com/events.html

Venue

William Root House Museum & Garden
80 N Marietta Parkway NW
Marietta, GA 30060
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Phone:
770.426.4982
Website:
http://www.roothousemuseum.com