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Our nation’s first president was the only president to not live in the White House. During his two terms, the capital of the United States was first located in New York and then in Philadelphia.

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9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

11:05 am A Seamstress of the Gilded Age

Exploring “the good, the bad, and the ugly” of the Gilded Age, an Irish-immigrant seamstress working in a Louisville dress shop sheds some light on working conditions and fashion at the turn of the twentieth century.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:30 pm Mary Miller

The story of the Louisville woman who became the first licensed female steamboat master in the United States.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

1:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

3:30 pm The Buffalo Soldier: Cuba, 1898

A buffalo soldier tells of the taking of San Juan Hill in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, and the role played by black soldiers.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

11:05 am A Seamstress of the Gilded Age

Exploring “the good, the bad, and the ugly” of the Gilded Age, an Irish-immigrant seamstress working in a Louisville dress shop sheds some light on working conditions and fashion at the turn of the twentieth century.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:30 pm Molly Pitcher

The heroine of the Battle of Monmouth during the American Revolution wasn’t as lady-like as you might think.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:30 pm Olaudah Equiano

The first ex-slave to publish his memoirs describes his trials and travails as a ten-year-old boy sold into slavery in the mid-18th century.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

2:30 pm Long Meg of Westminster

The exciting exploits of the 16th century English folk heroine.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:30 pm Free Frank

Former slave Frank McWhorter talks about coming to Kentucky in the 1790s, his establishment of a saltpetre business, and his efforts to free himself and his family from slavery.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

12:00 pm John Floyd, Kentucky Surveyor

The year 1781 was a turbulent and dangerous time for settlers in Kentucky. Colonel Floyd tells of the difficulties and dangers that existed in what is now Jefferson County.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:30 pm Holt Collier

The story of an ex-slave whose life as a hunter and guide in the Mississippi Delta eventually found him leading President Theodore Roosevelt on what became known as the “Teddy Bear Hunt” in 1902.

Location
Great Hall Stage

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

2:30 pm Colonel Robert Gould Shaw

This story is taken from the letters of the young man who led the first combat regiment of African-American soldiers, the 54th Massachusetts, during the American Civil War.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:30 pm The Buffalo Soldier: Cuba, 1898

A buffalo soldier tells of the taking of San Juan Hill in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, and the role played by black soldiers.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:15 am Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

1:00 pm Molly Pitcher

The heroine of the Battle of Monmouth during the American Revolution wasn’t as lady-like as you might think.

Location
Great Hall Stage

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

2:30 pm In Rehearsal: Medieval Sword and Buckler

Our Interpreters demonstrate techniques with one-handed sword and buckler using the 13th century German fight manual known as the I.33.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

12:00 pm The Towton Bowman: 1461

A Lancastrian archer tells of his part in the bloodiest battle ever fought on English soil.*****

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:15 pm Masters Conservatory Homeschool Choir

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:40 pm Holiday Storytelling from LFPL

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Louisville Dulcimer Society Performance

The Louisville Dulcimer Society presents traditional 18th century music with some well known Christmas music.

Location
Great Hall Stage

3:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

3:40 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:15 am Free Frank

Former slave Frank McWhorter talks about coming to Kentucky in the 1790s, his establishment of a saltpetre business, and his efforts to free himself and his family from slavery.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:00 pm The Gift of the Magi

O. Henry’s classic story of love, sacrifice, and gift giving.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:45 pm The Buffalo Soldier: Cuba, 1898

A buffalo soldier tells of the taking of San Juan Hill in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, and the role played by black soldiers.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

1:30 pm Arming the Knight

One of our knights is armed in 15th century-style plate armor.

Location
Great Hall Stage

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

2:30 pm Medieval Sword and Buckler

Our Interpreters demonstrate techniques with one-handed sword and buckler using the 13th century German fight manual known as the I.33.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

1:00 pm Juliette Gordon Low

The story of the Savannah woman who founded the Girl Scouts of America.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:15 am Storytelling: Viking Legends

One of our Historic Interpreters leads you through Viking tales of gods and monsters from Norse mythology.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:00 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

1:00 pm Free Frank

Former slave Frank McWhorter talks about coming to Kentucky in the 1790s, his establishment of a saltpetre business, and his efforts to free himself and his family from slavery.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:15 pm Holt Collier

The story of an ex-slave whose life as a hunter and guide in the Mississippi Delta eventually found him leading President Theodore Roosevelt on what became known as the “Teddy Bear Hunt” in 1902.

Location
Great Hall Stage

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

12:00 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:40 pm Medieval Sword and Buckler

Our Interpreters demonstrate techniques with one-handed sword and buckler using the 13th century German fight manual known as the I.33.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:30 pm The Buffalo Soldier: Cuba, 1898

A buffalo soldier tells of the taking of San Juan Hill in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, and the role played by black soldiers.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:00 am Rifleman Harris: 95th Rifles

In his own words, this is the story of a soldier in an elite unit of the British Army during the Peninsula Wars against the French Army of Napoleon I.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:00 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:10 pm Brother Against Brother

A 45-minute interactive program in which one of our Historic Interpreters portrays two Kentucky brothers on opposite sides of the American Civil War.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:30 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:15 am Trafalgar

An English Tar tells of the action of one of the greatest naval battles in history.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:30 pm A Seamstress of the Gilded Age

Exploring “the good, the bad, and the ugly” of the Gilded Age, an Irish-immigrant seamstress working in a Louisville dress shop sheds some light on working conditions and fashion at the turn of the twentieth century.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

2:30 pm Arming the Samurai

An Historic Interpreter demonstrates how a samurai of the Edo period (1603-1868) would have armed himself.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:30 pm Sybil Ludington

The story of the 16-year-old girl whose midnight ride rivaled Paul Revere’s.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

7:30 pm Rosemary and Time

·         As a tribute to Kentucky’s shining star, Eve Theatre Company presents “Rosemary and Time”, a cabaret-style look back at the hit songs and warm stories that made Rosemary who she was. The one-hour production will be staged at the Frazier History Museum as part of its White Christmas exhibit. Performances will be on the first floor of the museum and will include bar service. This is a limited engagement so be sure to purchase tickets early.

Purchase tickets here.

Location
First Floor Theater

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

12:30 pm Arming the Knight

One of our knights is armed in 15th century-style plate armor.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

1:30 pm Sybil Ludington

The story of the 16-year-old girl whose midnight ride rivaled Paul Revere’s.

Location
Great Hall Stage

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

2:30 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:00 am Members Holiday Brunch

Location
Fourth Floor Loft

11:00 am Second Saturday Family Day Holidays Around the World

December’s SECOND SATURDAY will fill the museum with the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes of the holiday season. Come join us as we look at the celebrations of many of the world’s cultures thru activities, imaginative crafts, games and live performances.

11:00 am The Night Before Christmas

One of our historic Interpreters reads Clement C. Moore’s beloved Christmas poem.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

11:30 am Louisville Lion Dance

Local performers demonstrate colorful and costumed traditional Vietnamese celebratory dances.

Location
1st Floor Great Hall

12:30 pm Semillita Latina

Organized by La Casita Center Semillita Latina, an organization dedicated to Louisville’s Latino/Hispanic Community, join Semillita Latina for a beautiful choir performance of bilingual holiday songs for the season!

Location
1st Floor Great Hall

12:45 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a Teaching Artist as he shares some of his favorite card tricks.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

1:30 pm Arming the Knight

One of our knights is armed in 15th century-style plate armor.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Arcoiris Latino

Fantastic “Bailes Tipicos”, or traditional folk dances of Mexico. This wonderful community group is back by popular demand!

Location
1st Floor Great Hall

2:45 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:30 pm The Gift of the Magi

O. Henry’s classic story of love, sacrifice, and gift giving.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

12:30 pm Juliette Gordon Low

The story of the Savannah woman who founded the Girl Scouts of America.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:30 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

2:30 pm Rosemary and Time

As a tribute to Kentucky’s shining star, Eve Theatre Company presents “Rosemary and Time”, a cabaret-style look back at the hit songs and warm stories that made Rosemary who she was. The one-hour production will be staged at the Frazier History Museum as part of its White Christmas exhibit. Performances will be on the first floor of the museum. This is a limited engagement so be sure to purchase tickets early. Purchase tickets here.

Location
First Floor Theater

3:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:00 am Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
Great Hall Stage

12:30 pm Molly Pitcher

The heroine of the Battle of Monmouth during the American Revolution wasn’t as lady-like as you might think.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:30 pm Free Frank

Former slave Frank McWhorter talks about coming to Kentucky in the 1790s, his establishment of a saltpetre business, and his efforts to free himself and his family from slavery.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

2:30 pm Long Meg of Westminster

The exciting exploits of the 16th century English folk heroine.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:30 am Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
Great Hall Stage

12:30 pm Molly Pitcher

The heroine of the Battle of Monmouth during the American Revolution wasn’t as lady-like as you might think.

Location
Great Hall Stage

2:00 pm Annie Oakley

In her own words, the life and times of the world’s most famous female sharpshooter.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

3:30 pm The Buffalo Soldier: Cuba, 1898

A buffalo soldier tells of the taking of San Juan Hill in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, and the role played by black soldiers.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

10:30 am Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:15 pm Big Nose Kate

The story of Kate Elder, mistress of the infamous Doc Holliday, and one of the few who witnessed the gunfight at the O.K. Corral.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

2:30 pm Medieval Sword and Buckler

Our Interpreters demonstrate techniques with one-handed sword and buckler using the 13th century German fight manual known as the I.33.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:30 pm Holt Collier

The story of an ex-slave whose life as a hunter and guide in the Mississippi Delta eventually found him leading President Theodore Roosevelt on what became known as the “Teddy Bear Hunt” in 1902.

Location
Great Hall Stage

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

12:00 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:00 pm Medieval Sword and Buckler

Our Interpreters demonstrate techniques with one-handed sword and buckler using the 13th century German fight manual known as the I.33.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Agincourt Archer

An archer in the army of Henry V of England gives his perspective of the campaign that led to the battle of Agincourt in France during the Hundred Years War.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:30 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

3:30 pm Long Meg of Westminster

The exciting exploits of the 16th century English folk heroine.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

7:30 pm Rosemary and Time

As a tribute to Kentucky’s shining star, Eve Theatre Company presents “Rosemary and Time”, a cabaret-style look back at the hit songs and warm stories that made Rosemary who she was. The one-hour production will be staged at the Frazier History Museum as part of its White Christmas exhibit. Performances will be on the first floor of the museum and will include bar service. This is a limited engagement so be sure to purchase tickets early.

Purchase tickets here.

Location
First Floor Theater

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

12:30 pm John Floyd, Kentucky Surveyor

The year 1781 was a turbulent and dangerous time for settlers in Kentucky. Colonel Floyd tells of the difficulties and dangers that existed in what is now Jefferson County.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:30 pm Annie Oakley

In her own words, the life and times of the world’s most famous female sharpshooter.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

2:30 pm The Buffalo Soldier: Cuba, 1898

A buffalo soldier tells of the taking of San Juan Hill in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, and the role played by black soldiers.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:30 pm Holt Collier

The story of an ex-slave whose life as a hunter and guide in the Mississippi Delta eventually found him leading President Theodore Roosevelt on what became known as the “Teddy Bear Hunt” in 1902.

Location
Great Hall Stage

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:30 am Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:30 pm Free Frank

Former slave Frank McWhorter talks about coming to Kentucky in the 1790s, his establishment of a saltpetre business, and his efforts to free himself and his family from slavery.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

1:30 pm The Gift of the Magi

O. Henry’s classic story of love, sacrifice, and gift giving.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:30 pm Medieval Sword and Buckler

Our Interpreters demonstrate techniques with one-handed sword and buckler using the 13th century German fight manual known as the I.33.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

1:00 pm Juliette Gordon Low

The story of the Savannah woman who founded the Girl Scouts of America.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a Teaching Artist as he shares some of his favorite card tricks.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

3:00 pm Anne Bonny

The story of one of the most infamous female pirates to sail the Caribbean during the “Golden Age of Piracy” in the 18th century.

Location
Great Hall Stage

4:00 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:30 am The Buffalo Soldier: Cuba, 1898

A buffalo soldier tells of the taking of San Juan Hill in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, and the role played by black soldiers.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:30 pm Dolley Madison

One of the most dynamic First Ladies in American History recounts the attack on Washington by British troops during the war of 1812.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

1:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

1:30 pm A Seamstress of the Gilded Age

Exploring “the good, the bad, and the ugly” of the Gilded Age, an Irish-immigrant seamstress working in a Louisville dress shop sheds some light on working conditions and fashion at the turn of the twentieth century.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:30 pm Holt Collier

The story of an ex-slave whose life as a hunter and guide in the Mississippi Delta eventually found him leading President Theodore Roosevelt on what became known as the “Teddy Bear Hunt” in 1902.

Location
Great Hall Stage

3:30 pm Big Nose Kate

The story of Kate Elder, mistress of the infamous Doc Holliday, and one of the few who witnessed the gunfight at the O.K. Corral.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

11:30 am CSS Alabama vs USS Kearsarge

During the American Civil War, these two ships battled each other off the coast of Cherbourg, France. An amazing story of Captain Raphael Semmes, who commanded the confederate raider Alabama.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:30 pm Free Frank

Former slave Frank McWhorter talks about coming to Kentucky in the 1790s, his establishment of a saltpetre business, and his efforts to free himself and his family from slavery.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

1:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

1:30 pm Long Meg of Westminster

The exciting exploits of the 16th century English folk heroine.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:30 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:30 pm Annie Oakley

In her own words, the life and times of the world’s most famous female sharpshooter.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am MUSEUM CLOSED
9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am MUSEUM CLOSED
9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

10:45 am The Night Before Christmas

One of our historic Interpreters reads Clement C. Moore’s beloved Christmas tale.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

11:30 am Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

12:30 pm Holt Collier

The story of an ex-slave whose life as a hunter and guide in the Mississippi Delta eventually found him leading President Theodore Roosevelt on what became known as the “Teddy Bear Hunt” in 1902.

Location
Great Hall Stage

1:30 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

3:00 pm Arming the Knight

One of our knights is armed in 15th century-style plate armor.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

10:45 am The Buffalo Soldier: Cuba, 1898

A buffalo soldier tells of the taking of San Juan Hill in Cuba during the Spanish-American War, and the role played by black soldiers.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

11:30 am Elizabethan Swordmaster

Our Interpreters demonstrate sword and buckler, rapier and dagger techniques taken directly from 16th century manuals.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

12:15 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on cowboy objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

1:00 pm Arming the Samurai

An Historic Interpreter demonstrates how a samurai of the Edo period (1603-1868) would have armed himself.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Holiday Stories from Around the World

A collection of fun and unusual holiday traditions and stories from different world cultures. Learn about the Yule Lads from Iceland, the Krampus from Germany, and La Befana from Italy.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:30 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a Teaching Artist as he shares some of his favorite card tricks.

Location
2nd Floor Landing

3:30 pm Free Frank

Former slave Frank McWhorter talks about coming to Kentucky in the 1790s, his establishment of a saltpetre business, and his efforts to free himself and his family from slavery.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

1:00 pm Mary Miller

The story of the Louisville woman who became the first licensed female steamboat master in the United States.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

2:00 pm Arming the Samurai

An Historic Interpreter demonstrates how a samurai of the Edo period (1603-1868) would have armed himself.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

3:00 pm Hands-On History

Visit with a staff member as we share some of our favorite hands-on objects, each with a great story to tell.

Location
3rd Floor Landing

4:00 pm The Geste of Robin Hood

Using an original ballad, a 14th century yeoman tells the story of this legendary outlaw.

Location
1st Floor Theatre

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am White Christmas: The Exhibit

A Hollywood classic and
everyone’s favorite holiday movie,
White Christmas: The Exhibit
features costumes and
memorabilia on loan from the
Rosemary Clooney House, in
Augusta, Kentucky. Generations
have considered White Christmas
the quintessential holiday movie,
and now visitors can view
authentic items from the movie
starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye,
Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

9:00 am Holidays Around the World

Holidays Around the World is a visually-stunning, multi-cultural tree display that celebrates holiday traditions found throughout Louisville’s diverse communities. It ranges from trees decorated as they would be in countries that observe Christmas, to cultural displays showcasing other holidays observed around the globe throughout the year. – See more at: http://www.fraziermuseum.org/exhibitions/upcoming-2/#sthash.zdlegWNC.dpuf

9:00 am Lifestyles of the Rich & Famous: Art, Fashion & Luxury in the Gilded Age

Lifestyles of the Rich &
Famous: Art, Fashion &
Luxury in the Gilded Age
presents the spirit and material
culture of the Gilded Age (ca.
1870-1915) through the era’s most
iconic artwork and objects.
Fashionable dresses and
accessories, American
Impressionist paintings, and luxury
products from the period are
among the items featured in the
exhibition. Through the exhibition,
visitors will experience the
extravagance of the Gilded Age
and the birth of Modern American
consumer culture.

Location
3rd floor

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