Drayton Hall will be closed December 24, 25, and 31st and January 1, 2019.

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December 14, 2018 Weekly Curator’s Talks Series: Curator Trish Lowe Smith on the Carved Architectural Ornamentation of Drayton Hall

December 14, 2018

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On Friday, December 14, 2018, Trish Smith, Curator of Historical Architectural Resources at Drayton Hall, discusses the magnificent hand-carved mahogany ornamentation found within Drayton Hall.

Drayton Hall’s main house is adorned with a wealth of carved ornamentation in many themes and patterns. Join Trish Smith as she discusses all we know about the incredible details of Drayton Hall’s walls.

Drayton Hall’s Weekly Curator Gallery Talk Series is presented on Friday’s at 12:30 pm. These talks are included in your admission and membership. This is a wonderful weekly opportunity to hear the stories we are not able to fit on to the walls of our galleries. Lunch is served at Rudi’s Café; making for a perfect weekly Friday outing to the new Drayton Hall. No reservations are required, simply meet in the Gallery.

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