In this illustrated lecture based on his new book, Dr. Lee Dugatkin discusses how Charles Willson Peale created the most important and famous museum in 18th-century America by fusing natural history and art.
Dates & Times
The Rise and Fall of the Peale Museum
Alcohol in 18th and 19th c. Virginia
Author Tara Nurin discusses both the common and unique ways alcohol production in colonial and pre-industrial Virginia was produced by women.
Art Museums Admission
Museum Murder Mystery: Curse of the Witch Bottle
With the help of crime scene clues and expert and suspect interviews, join the team to solve a fictitious murder.
Sentiments of American Women
This museum theatre program explores the connection between the thoughts, feelings, and experiences of 18th-century women and women of today.