If you love history, enjoy immersive experiences, and adore beautiful clothing, you’ll love the fashionable exhibits at the History Museum in South Bend, Indiana. At present, the museum has two amazing displays that will leave fashion connoisseurs in a swoon. So, if you’re ready for a unique walk through time, take a peek at what the museum has to offer.
CUT! Costume And The Cinema (Now through January 6th, 2019)
It’s certainly true that a good costume can highlight the cultural trends of a particular historical period. However, a great costume can transport you back to that fascinating past.
At the History Museum, you’ll get to enjoy stunning exhibits of cinematic attire from famous period films.
So, take the opportunity to admire the fine handiwork of the forty-three costumes on display. Famous actresses wore them in period dramas, set in the 18th and 19th centuries.
Meanwhile, you can also view Johnny Depp’s costume from Pirates of the Caribbean and Keira Knightley’s fantastic ensemble from The Duchess. If you have time, check out original outfits from Casanova, the Phantom of the Opera, and Sherlock Holmes.
Mod Mystique: 1960s Fashion (Now through March 29th, 2019)
If you loved the TV series Mad Men, you’ll adore this History Museum exhibit. If perhaps, you lived through this era yourself, you’ll be impressed with the authenticity of the displays.
In either case, you’re sure to get an eyeful at this exhibit. Givenchy and Oscar de la Renta pillbox hats and miniskirts worn by the likes of Jackie Kennedy will be on display.
As can be seen, many fantastic experiences await you at the History Museum in South Bend, Indiana. After a day of exploring, you’re sure to perk up when you return to your premier lodgings at Main Street Village. You’ll enjoy prevailing peace and comfort there, surrounded by breathtaking views and modern amenities. If you’d like more information, contact us. We can’t wait to tell you more about our vibrant city!Back to all posts