Darien Historical Society Hosts Cocktails With Curator Of Bridal Gown Show

This wedding dress on display at the Darien Historical Society is from 1941.
This wedding dress on display at the Darien Historical Society is from 1941. Photo Credit: Darien Historical Society

DARIEN, Conn. - The Darien Historical Society traces the evolution of wedding fashion over the ages in an exhibit called “Here Come the Brides – Grace and Elegance – 1855 to 1950.”

A cocktail reception will be held to meet the curator, Babs White, who will offer up her in-depth knowledge about the 21 wedding gowns and their owners. The reception will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 8, at the Historical Society.

Tickets cost $20 for members and $25 for nonmembers.

Additional event includes gallery talk led by the curator and a coffee and sweets reception on Wednesday, May 21, at 9:30 a.m. Tickets are $10 for members and $15 for nonmembers.

The Darien Historical Society is located at 45 Old King's Highway. For more information, visit the website or call 203-655-9233. 

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