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Dead and Buried: Victorian Death Talk by Charlie Guy MA

Thursday, 31st October ,2019 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

£3

Date: Thursday 31st October
Time: 1.30pm – 2.30pm
Price: £3 – including tea/coffee

Join us on Halloween to dispel the dark myths of the Victorian dead and shine a light on some of the forgotten, outdated and downright creepy funerary practices, traditions and superstitions of the age. From booby-trapped coffins and body-snatchers to photography and funeral souvenirs, come and explore the fascinating world of the Victorian dead brought back to life.

Come along to this popular illustrated talk by Charlie Guy MA.

Places are limited so please contact Museum of Wigan Life.

Details

Date:
Thursday, 31st October ,2019
Time:
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cost:
£3
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Venue

Museum of Wigan Life
Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom
Phone:
01942 828128
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