Kansas City Calendar

Forever Young: Victorian Photographs of Children and Their Toys

Date/Time

Oct 8, 2016 to Mar 26, 2017
10:00 AM until 04:00 PM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Description

Before taking a picture was just a click of a button, having a photograph taken was serious business. A portrait was a rare record of not only an individual’s appearance, but their personality and history. Children were posed with their favorite toys, giving contemporary viewers a rare glimpse into Victorian childhood. Explore over 100 photographs, including post-mortem portraits, and examples of the toys pictured.

Cost

Included with museum admission ($5)

Location

View map The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures
5235 Oak St.
Kansas City, MO

Additional Information

Sponsor

The National Museum of Toys and Miniatures

Phone

816-235-8000

Contact email

juloa@umkc.edu

Ages::

5+

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