Boz by the Sea CLOSED
Talks (to celebrate Charles Dickens’ 200th Birthday)
‘The Caged Lady’ costumes & social attitudes with original Victorian clothes by Lee Ault on Wednesday 23 May at Margate Museum, Margate Old Town All talks start at 7pm Admission: £2 with refreshments, members £1 Pay at the door
17th March – 23rd May 2012
The current Georgian exhibition will be moving into the Victorian era at the end of this month, illustrating the transition of Margate at the time of Dickens. Dickens quoted travel from London to Margate by paddle steamer on a number of occasions when on route to Broadstairs for his holiday visits. A talk by Lee Ault Curator of Dickens House museum and well known lecturer on Dickens entitled “Ellen Tiernan – a very secret affair” is planned.