Special 250th Early Days Gallery Tour with Curator of Historic Textiles Virginia Theerman


Special 250th Early Days Gallery Tour with Curator of Historic Textiles Virginia Theerman

Celebrate the Charleston Museum’s 250th anniversary with a tour of the Museum’s earliest collections in the Early Days gallery, which reflects the Museum’s long history from its founding before the American Revolution to the late twentieth century. Following the tour of Early Days gallery, guests will be led through the Museum’s special exhibit America’s First Museum: 250 Years of Collecting, Preserving, and Educating, Part 2, which will include a church pew made by enslaved hands measuring 20 feet in length, centuries old Archaic carved bone pins, a skull from the largest known flying bird and a couture Fortuny gownJoin Curator of Historic Textiles Virginia Theerman for the story of the Museum’s history and take a closer look at some of its earliest objects.

This program is FREE for Members and FREE with admission. Reservations preferred.

Date/Time

11/15/2023, 3:30 pm

Location

The Charleston Museum
360 Meeting Street
Charleston, South Carolina 29403

Ticketing

Bookings are closed for this event.


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