From the Revolutionary War to Vietnam, women faced the pains and turmoil of war—serving along with men on the front lines or providing support services behind the lines. It is hard to be in the midst of a war and away from family and friends, especially on Christmas Eve. Travel through time as women in various roles struggle to experience a silent night in the midst of the sounds of war.
Dressing for Her Day of Days
The Holiday season was a favorite time for weddings in the 18th century. The Milliners will discuss wedding traditions and stitch a bridal ensemble in three days.
Join John Turner and Kelly Kennedy as they usher in the new year with traditional Scottish tunes and songs, including the annually popular Hogmanay Song.
Art Museums Admission
The Widow's Masquerade
With support from her fellow soldiers, Hannah Snell became the first woman to receive a pension from the British government. Approximately 20 minutes.