Victorian Secrets: Dressing and Undressing in the 1850s

Curious about what was worn under the hooped skirts in the 1850s? How did women achieve those impossible waistlines?

In this unique event in the Como Ballroom, our special guest, Mrs Smith, reveals all as she robes or disrobes, sharing her daily dressing routine. Travel back in time, learn about the hidden layers of undergarments and discover how the corset was a girl’s best friend.

Join a house tour before or after this special show to enjoy some behind the scenes stories of iconic Como House.

Please note this very special event needs a minimum of 10 attendees to run.

Event dates

Event Details

Address:
16 Como Avenue, South Yarra, VIC

Please make your way to the front of the house., the event will be held in the Ballroom.

Times:

11.00am and 12.30am

Entry fees:
Adults $ 15.00, Children $ 9.00, Concession $ 12.00, Family $ 39.00, Members $ 10.00
Booking:
Prebooking requiredhttps://victoria-secrets.eventbrite.com.au
Attendance limit:
Less than 50
Website:
nationaltrust.org.au
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Please note there is parking in adjoining side streets and not on site.