FREE Presentation on Victorian Mourning Rituals
Join Presque Isle Historical Society for this FREE presentation. Open to the public.
Join Presque Isle Historical Society for this FREE presentation on Victorian Mourning Rituals. The Victorians were said to be obsessed with death. Come learn about some of the weird and unusual rituals observed during the late 1800s at the passing of a loved one - black wreaths, mourning biscuits, hair jewelry, covering clocks and more. Starts at 5:30 pm at The Hampton Inn, 768 Main Street, Presque Isle.
5:30 pm until approx 6:30 pm