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Wednesday, July 24, 2013
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The exhibit is based on the popular TV series Downton Abbey. It features dresses and costumes from the New Castle Historical Society’s extensive costume collection.
The “Downton Chappy – Costumes of the Downton Abbey Era” exhibit will also have a selection of beaded bas, long kid gloves and hats. One is a silver cap perfect to slip over a head of bobbed hair and dance the Charleston. Stop in for a special treat, and decide who had more style and more fun: the blue bloods of Downton Abbey, or the red blooded ladies of Chappaqua.
Event Location and Ticket Information
Horace Greeley House – New Castle Historical Society
100 King Street
Handicap Accessible? Yes
Date: Wednesday, July 24, 2013
Times: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Presenter: Horace Greeley House - New Castle Historical Society
Presenter Phone: 914-238-4666
The Horace Greeley House is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Purchased in 1998 by the New Castle Historical Society, it has been restored in keeping with the era (1864-1872) when it was Horace Greeley's summer home. It features a collection of Greeley family furniture, memorabilia, papers and books, we well as other resources and exhibits reflecting the community's long history. The surrounding garden areas are designed and planted with shrubs, trees, herbs, and perennials indigenous to the region. The Horace Greeley House is handicapped accessible and open to the public on Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursdays, and Saturdays from 1:00-4:00. Appointment for tours at other times may be arranged by calling (914) 238-4666.