From Cupping to Cocaine: Health and Wellness for the Victorian Woman

Sunday, March 12, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

$20.00 incl. HST

Registration Required | Registration Policy

In celebration of International Women’s Day on March 8th, join us for a tour that focuses on women’s health and wellness in the 19th through the 20th Century covering topics on childbirth, medical care and medicines, sports and health, recipes and the in home physician, as well as Victorian etiquette including the permanent effects of wearing a corset on women’s bodies.
  • Group sizes are 12 people. 
  • Not suitable for children under 12. 
  • Light refreshments are provided. 
  • Please be aware that there are long periods of standing.
  • Please be aware this tour goes the to second floor, attic and basement of the museum via stairs.
  • Mask or face coverings are encouraged.
  • Social distancing measures of 6 feet will be maintained between staff and fellow visitors as much as possible.
  • As a heritage site there is no public parking. there is public parking in and around the museum. Click here for Google Maps of Eldon House 
  • No refunds are permitted past the 48 hours prior to the event. Tickets are transferable to family or friends by providing their name in advance. To do this, please call 519-661-5169 or email info@eldonhouse.ca to confirm.
  • Please be aware that if the event is postponed or canceled guests will be notified in advance as soon as possible.