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Victorian Mourning Customs at Waveland Tour Lexington, KY

LOCATION

225 Waveland Museum Ln
Waveland State Historic Site
Lexington, KY 40514
DETAILS:

Victorian Mourning Customs at Waveland Tour

Victorians understood that death was an everyday part of life and that there were many rules of mourning etiquette expected to be followed.  Each 
phase of mourning sent a special social message to others.  Join us as we discuss the private and social aspects of mourning in Victorian- era America.  Learn about the expectations of dressing properly while grieving, the significance of draping the home and inner decor, etiquette of funerals and death announcements.  

Special night tour:  October 18th - 19th ONLY, 7:00 pm and 8:00 pm  each night.  Reservations ARE required.  Cost:  $10.00   
Call for reservation! 

No Reservation Required for day tours listed below:

Dates: Oct 19-22
    Oct 25-28

Wed - Saturday, 10am - 4pm, Tours on the hour
Sunday, 1pm - 4pm, Tours on the hour
$7.00 for adults, $6.00 seniors and $4.00 for students

CONTACT:
Charla Reed
225 Waveland Museum Ln,
Lexington, KY 40514
Phone: (859) 272-3611
Email: charla.reed@ky.gov
DATES & TIMES:
Oct 18, 2017  /  7:00 P.M. - 7:45 A.M.
Oct 18, 2017  /  8:00 P.M. - 8:45 P.M.
Oct 19, 2017  /  10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Oct 19, 2017  /  7:00 P.M. - 7:45 P.M.
Oct 19, 2017  /  8:00 P.M. - 8:45 P.M.
Oct 20, 2017  /  10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Oct 21, 2017  /  10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Oct 22, 2017  /  10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Oct 25, 2017  /  10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Oct 26, 2017  /  10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Oct 27, 2017  /  10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.
Oct 28, 2017  /  10:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.