POSTPONED - Victorians Uncovered - Deadly Remedies: Toxic and Harmful Victorian Medical Practices
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Deadly Remedies: Toxic & Harmful Victorian Medical Practices | April 16, 6 pm | Alexander Majors Barn | Event 2 in our 3 part educational happy hour series featuring the surprising lives of Victorians & little-known secrets of Victorian society.
When it came to Victorian medical treatment, many remedies were useless at best and dangerous at worst. From mercury to tobacco, these “medicines” could be downright deadly.
With Dr. Michael Monaco, MD at the UMKC School of Medicine, Kansas City Chiefs team physician, and Civil War medicine expert.
Ticket includes lecture, two drink tickets, and light snacks. Must be 21+
$15 per event or $40 for all three events. (Wornall/Majors member price $10)
8201 State Line Road, Kansas City, MO 64114
A large parking lot is adjacent to the Alexander Majors House.
The Majors House is not wheelchair accessible due to the historic nature of the home. There is wheelchair access to the first floor of the house available. For guests unable to visit the second floorView more
The Majors House is not wheelchair accessible due to the historic nature of the home. There is wheelchair access to the first floor of the house available. For guests unable to visit the second floor of the home, your guide can provide you with a visual guide of the upstairs rooms of the house. The barn, restroom, and gift shop are handicapped accessible.View less