Victorian Mourning Lecture- October 26, 2019

Come join us as we explore social practices, superstitions, mourning attire, jewelry, and rituals practiced by Americans during the Victorian era. There will be a question and answer session after the lecture along with a walk-through of the Museum’s Victorian Mourning Exhibition.

The Victorian Mourning Exhibition will be on display during regular tours from October 19- November 3, 2019.

Event Details:

Saturday, October 26, 2019

10:00 a.m.


Friends of Banning Museum Members FREE

Non-Members $5.00

For reservations please call (310) 548-2005.

*Banning Family in Mourning -Photograph taken by Joseph Brent Banning, 1885