Fri, Sep 29|
Agecroft Hall & Gardens
Special Focus Tour: Terms of Adornment - Jewelry Styles of Monarchs and Nobles
Learn more about our paintings and newly-restored double portrait!
Time & Location
Sep 29, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Agecroft Hall & Gardens, 4305 Sulgrave Rd, Richmond, VA 23221, USA
About The Event
Explore our collection of portraits through the designs of jewelry and hats worn in English royal and aristocratic social circles during the Tudor and Stuart eras (1485-1711). What can we learn about the subjects of these paintings who are posing in 16th-century selfies? Join Tour Guide Terry Jones for a a brief presentation followed by a guided tour with a detailed view of selected portraits, including our new double portrait.
Fee $12.00 per person. Museum members receive 20% off
This tour is also offered on Friday, September 22 at 6:00pm.