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Down the Rabbit Hole - Celebrating 150 Years of Alice in Wonderland

decoration14 Oct. 2015|15 May 2016
The Rosenbach Museum & Library marks the 150th anniversary of this internationally beloved story in fantastic fashion.

Part One, Wonderland Rules: Alice at 150, will consider Carroll as an out-of-the-box thinker, and explore Alice's profound cultural legacy and the continuing impact of Carroll's famous work (closing March 27).  

Part Two, Alice in Philly-land, will shed light on the story of Alice and Philadelphia, including the internationally renowned purchase of the manuscript at auction by Philadelphia book dealer A.S.W. Rosenbach for a world-record price (closing March 27).

Part Three, Why is a Raven like a Writing Desk? Lewis Carroll's Riddles, Puzzles and Games, will give visitors the opportunity to learn more about Carroll as a mathematician and puzzle lover, trying their hand at some of his mind-bending inventions in an interactive gallery.

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DATE
14 Oct. 2015|15 May 2016
ADDRESS
Delancey Place
CITY
Philadelphia, PA
( UNITED STATES )
ORGANIZED BY
Rosenbach Museum & Library
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