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Madame Clapham – Dressmaker to European Royalty

HANDS ON HISTORY MUSEUM - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, South Church Side, Hull, HU1 1RR

9 May 2020

13.00

FREE

Madame Clapham opened a dressmaking salon in 1887, which by the 1890s was highly regarded and attracted worldwide patronage for the quality and style of ladies’ fashion that she produced. Join us to find out more about Mrs Emily Clapham and about how she went from picking pins up from the floor to making dresses for royalty.

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Venue Details

HANDS ON HISTORY MUSEUM - CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE,
South Church Side,
Hull,
HU1 1RR

01482 300 300

info@hcandl.co.uk

http://bit.ly/1LcC4Cy

The Hands on History Museum, in the old Grammar School where William Wilberforce studied, houses the story of Hull and its people. Entry to the museum is free. Hands on History includes a fascinating glimpse into Victorian times, the Story of Hull and also features the Egyptian Gallery. This gallery is home to a genuine 2,600 year old mummy and unique replicas of King Tutankhamen’s treasures.

Facilities

Accessible Information Points

Accessible Toilets

Assistance Dogs

Baby Changing

Wheelchair Access

Opening Times

Monday
Closed
Tuesday
Closed
Wednesday
Closed
Thursday
Closed
Friday
Closed
Saturday
12pm-4pm on the second and fourth Saturday of each month
Sunday
Closed