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Upcountry History Museum

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540 Buncombe St
Greenville, SC 29601 United States

August 2019

Down the Rabbit Hole: Imagining Alice’s Wonderland

August 20 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 20, 2019

Upcountry History Museum, 540 Buncombe St
Greenville, SC 29601 United States
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Down the Rabbit Hole - Imagining Alice's Wonderland

The Upcountry History Museum in partnership with Walt Disney Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Walt Disney Family Museum, Charles M. Schulz Museum, Daura Gallery at Lynchburg College, and renowned artist Charles Santore, will invite visitors to fall down the rabbit hole to discover an immersive enchanted world that draws together a remarkable collection of original Alice In Wonderland materials. Inspired by real events and a real child, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland was dreamt up on a summer’s day in 1862,…

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September 2019

Neighborhood Nights

September 5 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Upcountry History Museum, 540 Buncombe St
Greenville, SC 29601 United States
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Free

The Museum will be open on the first Thursday evening of select months throughout 2019. Neighborhood Nights will run from 5:30-8:30 pm during which time admission to the museum and all museum exhibitions will be FREE. Neighborhood Nights will include story times for younger visitors and book give-a-ways for children. Books will be connected to the theme of the current changing exhibitions. We hope that through Neighborhood Nights we can show that museums are available for families regardless of economic…

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Lewis Carroll, Behind the Looking Glass

September 18 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Upcountry History Museum, 540 Buncombe St
Greenville, SC 29601 United States
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In honor of the current special exhibition, “Down the Rabbit Hole: Imagining Alice’s Wonderland,” English professor, Dr. David Coombs, joins Lunchbox Learning to discuss the life of Lewis Carroll and the world of Victorian Oxford in which he lived and wrote, including how his work in mathematics and philosophy informed the Alice books. Spend your lunchtime at the Museum learning about interesting and sometimes unexpected aspects of history. Presentations are held in the Museum’s theater and feature both high quality…

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