The best of times, the worst of times – a woman’s lot in Charles Dickens Exhibition

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11 July 2019 - 03 August 2019

Next upcoming date: 12:00 PM - 5:00PM, 19 July 2019

Exhibition hours: Wednesday-Saturday, 12-5pm, 11 July - 3 August

Betsey Trotwood, Lady Dedlock, Estella, Madame Defarge, Fanny Squeers, Amy Dorritt and Nancy are just a few of the well-known female characters in Charles Dickens’ novels. This exhibition brings these women to life in original clothing of the era, spanning several decades of the nineteenth century.

Presented by the Dressing Australia Museum of Costume and the Stonnington History Centre to mark the 150th anniversary of the passing of the immortal novelist in 1870.

Stonnington History Centre Exhibition Space
1257 High Street, Malvern (behind Malvern Library)

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Event Details

Stonnington History Centre Exhibition Space, 1257 High Street, Malvern (behind Malvern Library), Malvern VIC

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8290 1360


Free event, no bookings required

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