Spend time with us September 23 for a morning coffee or afternoon tea and enjoy the wit and wisdom of Amazon bestselling author, Cornelia Powell. Ms. Powell is a former Vogue magazine associate editor and served on the Costume Society of America's Board of Directors.As a wedding folklorist and costume historian, Ms. Powell will combine behind-the-scenes stories of the Downton Abbey designers with stories of wedding folklore, tiara legends and intriguing bits of fashion history. This presentation is full of beautiful images, commentary, and anecdotes from the costume designers themselves.
Admission will be charged for this wonderful fundraiser and seating is limited. Admission includes Ms. Powell's excellent presentation, a tour of the mansion, refreshments and food, shopping in our gift shop, and a book signing opportunity with Cornelia Powell!
Ticket sales are available through our "Links" section, or through Brown Paper Tickets. Please call us at (251) 471-6364 for more information.
Historic tours of the Bragg-Mitchell Mansion are now hosted every hour Tuesday through Friday, from 10:00AM - 4:00PM by our interesting and excellent tourguides. We will start each tour at the beginning of the hour until 4:00PM. Our last daily tour will begin by 3:00PM. Please call ahead to verify the schedule as we close tours for special events. We look forward to sharing this beautiful and historic home with you.
Should you have any questions, please call(251)471-6364.