Friday, October 21, 2011

19TH CENTURY FUNERAL TO BE HELD @ HISTORIC SPEEDWELL VILLAGE

Historic Speedwell of Morristown presents

DEATH AND MOURNING:
A 19th Century Funeral

WHEN: Friday and Saturday Evening, October 28 and 29, 6:00, 7:00 and 8:00 PM
WHERE:
  Historic Speedwell Village, Speedwell Avenue, Morristown
COST: $8 for adults, $7 for seniors, $6 for children (4-16 yrs)

Reservations are required 973.285.6550 or info@speedwell.org

The Vail home at Historic Speedwell becomes the setting for a traditional 19th century funeral. Follow the horse-drawn hearse to the Vail home, and learn about the funerary customs of the time. This historically accurate event brings groups through the Vail home every hour on the hour throughout the evening.