The Waterhouse Residence Museum
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Waterhouse Residence & Carpentry Shop Museums Tour·(Grades K-12)

Travel back to the era of Calling Cards, Corsets, and Courting Sofas with a visit to the Art & History Museum’s beautifully constructed Victorian era home. Your tour of the Historic Waterhouse Residence Museum is guided by a trained docent and will allow your class or group to see what life was like in the 1880s.

Your visit is enhanced with a trip to William Waterhouse’s Carpentry Shop where he kept the tools that built the Waterhouse  Residence and other Maitland buildings. You’ll get to see how the tools worked and find out about
Mr. Waterhouse’s chosen occupation.

Museums 
820 Lake Lily Drive
*Closed Major Holidays

Field Trip/Tour Admission
Adults:  $3.00
Students: $2.00

Maximun Group Size: 30 (Larger groups may combine this experience with a tour of one of our other facilities, in order to be accommodated).
Tour Duration: approximately 1.5 hours

To schedule your trip, please contact:
Jill E. Nash Director of Education
Phone: 407.539.2181 ext. 264
jill@artandhistory.orgThis e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Additional Programs
School groups may also choose to incorporate another program into the tour. The Art & History Museums offers the Carpentry Crew program and the Hats, Teas and History program.

 

More in this category: « Outreach History Programs                          Maitland Historical Museum Tour »   
 
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