Victorian Mourning Talk & Brunch

13th January 2024 - 10:30 to 13:00

Embark on a captivating brunch experience on Saturday 13th January 2024, with Victorian specialist Dr. Kate Cherrell.

Delve into the intriguing world of Victorian mourning and death rituals in this light-hearted and informative talk. The Victorians, known for transforming grief into an industry and art form, saw mourning become a fashionable phenomenon. Explore this unique aspect of history through authentic props, original funeral ephemera, jewelry, and more.

The price is £10 for Members and £15 for Non-Members, inclusive of tea, coffee, and fruit juices – please note, the brunch is A la carte and will be charged to your account.

Head Chef Christian Wragg will serve a delectable A la carte brunch to complement this ‘sunny side up’ exploration of Victorian mourning.

Reserve your space by contacting our office at or calling 0117 974 5039. Join us for a morning that promises both enlightenment and culinary delight.