Fri, Sep 15|
Agecroft Hall & Gardens
Common Scents: A Garden Still House Demonstration with Rebecca Suerdieck
Come and learn how perfumes would have been made at Agecroft Hall! Included with garden admission.
Time & Location
Sep 15, 2023, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM EDT
Agecroft Hall & Gardens, 4305 Sulgrave Rd, Richmond, VA 23221, USA
About The Event
Learn how perfumes would have been made at Agecroft Hall!
Experience the mysterious art of distilling with costumed educator Rebecca Suerdieck as she transforms plants into wearable scents. Explore Agecroft's luscious gardens through herbs and flowers grown in 17th century England. See, smell, and touch culinary and medicinal plants that might be part of your favorite perfume. Rebecca will be in the gardens from 12:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. with an ongoing demonstration for visitors to drop in throughout the afternoon.
You can purchase your garden admission online, or at the museum the day of the event.