Gowns: form, function, and fun - Kansas City Museum
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From traditional to outrages, the historical significance of gowns
Historical fashion enthusiast and vintage purveyor/collector Andrew Chambers will discuss the historical importance of gowns even as they apply to our lives today. From the court gowns of the 17th century to modern wedding traditions, we will explore why gowns are significant to social position, political position and everyday life.
Free reception with light bites and drinks after the program with Andrew Chamber.
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Street meter parking
800 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64105
On Broadway Blvd., between 8th and 9th Streets, there is street parking as follows:
West side of Broadway Blvd., two-hour metered parking 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday;
East side of Broadway Blvd., two-hour metered parking 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday-Friday with no parking 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday;
West and East sides of Broadway Blvd., free street parking after 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and all day on Saturday and Sunday.
On Bank St. and Washington St., there is free two-hour street parking 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and free street parking after 6:00 p.m. Monday-Friday and all day on Saturday and Sunday.