Meet the Historic Area’s expert tradespeople in the galleries. Visit with the joiner, harpsichord-makers, cabinetmakers, silversmiths, tailors, engravers, or wigmakers in the open space of the Art Museums as they demonstrate the techniques and tools used in their trades.
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Tradespeople in the Galleries
Voices of Their Hands
A walking tour discussing the lives of enslaved tradespeople. Hear from our historic tradespeople as they discuss their experiences interpreting skilled laborers and their work.
Free Event Ticket
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.
Santa through the Ages
Cultures change over time and so has Santa. Enjoy meeting Santas from various eras and discover how he has changed over time.
Art Museums Admission