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Twilight Tours at the Campbell House: Presented by the Mourning Society of St. Louis
Friday, October 30, 2020 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Once again we are excited to partner with the Mourning Society of St. Louis for our annual Halloween Twilight Tours. Experience the Campbell House period rooms dimmed to gaslight brightness and draped for mourning. Guests get the unique opportunity to walk through the Campbell House at night and learn about the Victorian mourning customs. The Mourning Society members will even be in appropriate mourning dress!
Witness Robert Campbell’s 1879 wake in the parlor and hear about the process of preparing the deceased for the funeral, Victorian mourning etiquette, dress, and cemeteries.
Tour times are as follows:
6:00, 6:15, 6:30, 6:45, 7:00, 7:15, 7:30, 7:45 and 8:00
8 guests in each time slot, no exceptions. No Mask, No Entry.
Weather permitting a portion of the event will take place outside, dress appropriately.