Events

11th Annual Halloween & Mourning Tours

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - Sunday, October 26, 2014, 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Saturday and Sunday, October 25 & 26 join us for our Halloween Mourning Tours event. Experience a 1930s funeral, see the Victorian origins of still practiced mourning etiquette, and learn about some customs no longer practiced. Poisons and poisonous medicines will be also be discussed. Be sure to also take a picture in our photo booth and be entered into a contest to win tickets for a Dearly Departed Tour.

Saturday will also feature a vendor market and raffle of two tickets to Wicked Lit.

On Sunday the event becomes more family friendly with the addition of the San Gabriel Valley Storytellers, a pumpkin patch, games, crafts, and trick-or-treating.

The museum will be open from Noon to 4 p.m. with funeral processions taking place at 1 and 3 p.m. Admission is $20 for adults, $15 for seniors, $8 for children, and free for museum members and children under 6 years.

 

Hhalloween & Mourning tour 2013

 

Interested in becoming a sponsor for this event? take a look at our sponsorship packet. 2014 sponsor letter