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Death and Mourning in the 1850s @ the Root House

October 3 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 31, 2019

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. This exhibit is included with the cost of regular museum admission and is free for Cobb Landmarks members.

Details

Date:
October 3
Time:
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.roothousemuseum.com/mourning.html

Organizer

Cobb Landmarks
Phone:
770-426-4982
Email:
program.coordinator@cobblandmarks.com
Website:
www.roothousemuseum.com

Venue

The Root House & Gardens
80 North Marietta Parkway
Marietta,GAUnited States
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Phone:
770-426-4982
Website:
http://www.roothousemuseum.com/