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I Do: The History of Wedding Fashion and Tradition

July 7 - September 9

nchs i do exhibition featured

The New Canaan Museum & Historical Society features, for the first-time, wedding dresses from 1820-1990 drawn from the Museum’s extensive clothing and textile collection.  Also included are shoes, including a pair manufactured at the infamous Benedict Shoe Factory in New Canaan, veils, headpieces, and ephemera, along with images and histories of the women who wore them.  Come see the spectacular attire, and learn about the evolution of wedding style and the changing traditions associated with marriage.


July 7
September 9


New Canaan Museum & Historical Society
13 Oenoke Ridge Road
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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