Monday 28 May 2018

Flea Circus Week: Half Term Fun

28 May 2018 - 1 June 2018
Mon 28 May to Fri 1 June 11am-4pm weekdays

Paupers often arrived at the Workhouse with a collection of mites and fleas to be de-infested. The Victorians were fascinated by performing fleas and there were many travelling circuses where these miniature mites performed feats of strength and skill! Come along to the Workhouse this half term for amazing tales of flea circuses. packed with special activities including dress…

Workhouse Museum

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