Fri, 27 Oct|
VicTOURian Spooktacular! - Victorian Funerary Rites Tour
Have you ever wondered about death in the Victorian period? Sit with us to explore customs and traditions from the time.
Time & Location
27 Oct 2023, 10:00 – 16:00
Southend-on-Sea, Priory Lodge, Victoria Ave, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6NB, UK
About the Event
You are invited to a Victorian funeral.
Sit with us in our Victorian parlour and learn about the sometimes strange and macabre practices and traditions surrounding death and dying in the Victorian period. Get up close with genuine artefacts that are normally kept locked away then find comfort in a hot drink in our Visitors centre.
Mourning dress not essential but encouraged.
Tickets can be purchased via Eventbrite: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/victourian-spooktacular-victorian-funerary-rites-tour-tickets-719158471347
Tickets include a hot drink after your tour.