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Dress Up at Sea

This event has already taken place.June 29, 4 pm.
Admission of $8; $6 seniors 65 and older and children 4-17 + $10 participant; $5 members

If you enjoy costumes, you’ll love this program! Join the museum (in costume, if you wish!) for this family-friendly program exploring the history of sailors dressing up at sea, where costumes have a long history of providing crew members with entertainment.  Learn how mariners, including whalers and Navy crews, held “line-crossing ceremonies” when crossing the equators where some crew members dressed as underwater queens and mermaids. Set sail with drag artist and mermaid, Bella Noche, for a unique Drag Story Hour including maritime origins of mermaids and reading mythical stories. Decorate a ship wheel ornament to keep for your own journeys.

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301 Main Street
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724 United States