Hands-On Tour

Dracula

Friday, April 28, 2017 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

Get up close and personal with Bram Stoker’s handwritten notes (character and chapter outlines, chronologies, and more!) for Dracula as Rosenbach staff explore what it takes to create an enduring monster.

About Hands-On Tours

Created especially for visitors who seek an in-depth and focused look at our collection, Hands-On Tours allow you unparalleled access to rare and important items that are not usually on view to the public. Depending on the tour, you will have the chance to handle historic items, be it by turning the page of a rare book, testing the weight of a delicate teacup, or reading from a manuscript. Click here for a list of all themes and an up-to-date schedule.

Advance Registration

Hands-On Tours are offered almost every Friday at 3:00 p.m. Advance registration is strongly recommended, as there are a limited number of spots on each tour and tours without registrants 48 hours in advance will be cancelled.

PURCHASE ONLINE

To purchase via phone, you may call (215) 732-1600, ext. 100.

Drop-in Visitors

Any open spots on a tour will become available to drop-in visitors on a first-come first-served basis at noon on the day of the tour. If you plan to drop-in for a Hands-On Tour, please call (215)732-1600 and dial “0” to confirm that the tour is being offered.

Cost

$5 per person (in addition to the cost of general admission).

Hands-On Tours are FREE for Rosenbach members— call or email to reserve your spot: (215) 732-1600, ext. 100 or e-mail rsvp [at] rosenbach [dot] org.

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