Loading
Explore the map Inspire me

Costume & History Day

River Tweed by Tim Berrall

Costume & History Day

Dewar's Lane
Off Bridge Street
Berwick-upon-Tweed
Northumberland
TD15 1HJ

01289 303213

Costume and History Day

Overview

Wallow in all things costume with this one-off day on the history of fashion! Choose from 3 events during the day, or purchase a combined ticket (£18) to enjoy the lot.

1) Fashion Uncovered - 11am - 12.30pm (£5) takes you on a journey through the major styles of each era - from busks & bum rolls to corsets & crinolines, plus everything in between... Featuring our fearless historic fashion models, even men's corsets get a look in!

2) Great War Fashion - 2pm - 3.30pm (£8 inc Afternoon Tea) The unmissable Lucy Adlington of the History Wardrobe comes to Berwick with her author talk on the revolution in women's lives & fashions with the outbreak of WW1. Chance to see original costumes, inc pieces from a never-before-exhibited Berwick collection originally belonging to famous turn-of-the-century socialite Heather Firbank. #FirbankCollectionNorth.

3) Dear Mr Dickens - 7.30pm - 9pm (£8 inc light refreshments) Dramatised true story of Charles Dickens, Angela Burdett Coutts & the House For Fallen Women.

All in the comfortable & historic surroundings of Berwick's former granary building, YHA Granary Bistro. Tickets available on the desk, or contact organiser, Naomi Kenny directly on 01289 303213.

Costume & History Day takes place at...
Berwick YHA, Berwick-upon-Tweed (Hostel)

Ticketing information

Type Entry for Guide price
Single
(Event 1)
1
£5.00
per ticket
Single
(Event 2)
1
£8.00
per ticket
Single
(Event 3)
1
£8.00
per ticket
Single
(All 3 Events)
1
£18.00
day ticket

Dates & times for Costume & History Day, Berwick-upon-Tweed

From To

Costume & History Day on Twitter

Search for things to do

Search for events

Search for accommodation

Costume & History Day

Berwick-upon-Tweed
Northumberland
TD15 1HJ

01289 303213

Brochures and leaflets Expand social media tab

Visit Berwick on Twitter

Visit Berwick on Facebook