First Friday: Rest in PeaceSeptember 1, 2017, 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Help us kick off our Mourning Season and spend an evening with the spirits! The “princely mansion” comes alive when there is talk of the dead. Stroll all three floors to hear the tales of the original family members that passed away and view our beautiful mourning collection displayed and staged throughout the mansion.
Carter Jackson, Funeral Director with Memphis Funeral Home, will demonstrate the proper Victorian embalming technique and speak on the Undertaking profession during Victorian Era.
The presentation will begin promptly at 6pm
Harmony Carrigan, Memphis collector, returns with her growing Memento Mori collection of funeralia and post mortem photography.
A “repast” style reception will be at your service, offering something for every soul.
$15 per person and APTA members get in free!