When Women Wore Whales Exhibit

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Name: When Women Wore Whales Exhibit
Date: May 17, 2019 - December 21, 2019
Event Description:
Through a display of 19th-century photographs, fashion magazine plates, whaling tools, corsets, parasols, and exquisite dresses from our collection showing the changes in fashion from 1820 to 1920, this exhibit explores the fascinating and vital role the U.S. whaling industry played in the world of 19th-century fashion. Curated by Richard Doctorow. In our Weathervane Gallery.  Gallery Hours: Wednesday through Saturday, 10:00 am - 4:30 pm.

Suffolk County Historical Society Museum
300 West Main St., Riverhead, NY 11901
631-727-2881 x100 - Information
Location:
Suffolk County Historical Society Museum
300 West Main St.
Riverhead, NY 11901
Date/Time Information:
Now through Dec. 21, 2019
Contact Information:
631-727-2881 x100
Fees/Admission:
$5 Adults; $3 Seniors; $10 Families; Free to Members
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