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Curator’s Tour – May 2, 2018

Retail Therapy in the 19th Century Lightner Museum Curator Barry Myers conducts tours featuring unique and special treasures of the Museum. May’s tour will be held on the 2nd at 10 a.m. and offer guests an intimate encounter with a select few of the Lightner’s eclectic relics.   Shopping was alive and robust during the…

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Unmentionables

Lightner Museum Curator’s Tour April 6, 2016 at 10 a.m.   April’s Curator’s Tour will focus on the evolution of women’s undergarments and highlight Victorian fashion trends. This talk will seek to “bust” some myths about the dangers of corset-wearing and social extremes ladies of the 19th century sought to achieve.  All unmentionables will be…

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It’s a Small World!

The Lightner Museum Shares Its Collection of Childhood Gems –  A Curator’s Tour Re-cap Curator Barry Myers leads behind-the-scenes tours of the museum’s collections every month.   Curator’s Tours give visitors the opportunity to see museum artifacts that aren’t usually exhibited to the public. In November, the Lightner Museum highlighted some of its finest examples…

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