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|Date & Time:||
Thursday, October 21, 2021
12:00 PM-4:00 PM
|Suggested Audiences:||Elders, Adult, College, High School, Middle School|
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Worcester Historical Museum
30 Elm Street
Worcester, MA 01609
|Cost:||$20 Adults; $15 Members & Seniors 65+; $12 Youth 18 and under|
|Sponsored by:||This opening and sneak preview sponsored by Sadick Public Adjusters, Inc.|
|Description:||Worcester Historical Museums landmark exhibitPRETTY POWERFUL: 100 Years of Voting & Style commemorates the 100th anniversary of womens right to vote through fashion and the changing roles of women. Opening and Sneak Previews dates coincide with the 171st anniversary of the First National Womans Rights Convention in Worcester (October 23-24, 1850).
PRETTY POWERFUL will share stories of local activism, empowerment, diversity, inclusion, belonging, and the changing roles of women over the past century through 32 garments and additional accessories. We are proud to amplify all voices that contribute to the fabric and storytelling of Worcester and look forward to welcoming visitors to come together safely to share stories and feel included in the PRETTY POWERFUL story. Come explore the lives and legacies of women who have shaped and continue to shape the Worcester experience history, social fabric, and culture.
On-line registration is mandatory. No tickets will be sold at the door. Purchase Your Tickets & Catalogs Today!@ This registration link will take you to our registration portal so you may select the preferred date and time of your visit.
PARKING - Limited FREE parking is available in the museum lot on Chestnut Street behind Worcester Historical Museum. Additional parking is available at the Pearl-Elm Garage located at 20 Pearl Street at the posted daily rate.
Please be sure to arrive five minutes prior to your timed-tour. We look forward to seeing you at the Museum!
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Created: October 13, 2021 at 11:29 AM
Last Modified: October 13, 2021 at 11:35 AM
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