Mourning Not Broken

Museum explores etiquette, attire, superstitions

Posted: August 29, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

What does it mean to mourn? For years it meant following strict rules related to etiquette, funeral rites, and customs and included superstitions if customs were not followed. "Final Respects," opening Sept. 6 at the Rogers Historical Museum, will explore the customs related to mourning through objects from the museum's own collection and other museum and private collections.


‘Final Respects’

WHEN — Sept. 6-Dec. 27; hours are 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Saturday

WHERE — Rogers Historical Museum, 322 S. Second St.

COST — Free

INFO — 621-1154

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