Date(s) - 12/09/2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
International Printing Museum
315 W. Torrance Blvd.
$25 per person; $80 per group up to 4 guests
Step into the International Printing Museum today and you will be is transformed into Fezziwig’s warehouse in 19th century London. Walking around you can encounter a number of Dickens’ characters. Pick up some pick-pocketing tips from Fagin and the Artful Dodger from Oliver Twist, but be mindful not to lose your wallet. Micawber, from David Copperfield, will demonstrate a health cure via an Electro-static Generator. See Miss Havisham” has Great Expectations, instruct her ward Estella on the fine art of insulting gentlemen. Meanwhile, Queen Victoria holding court with Father Christmas in her Victorian tea garden where you can have a holiday lunch of English bangers, gingerbread and punch. Check out the vintage printing presses and create you own Victorian holiday cards or other items. You can even meet Charles Dickens in the theater where he uses audience members as cast members as he recreates his Christmas Carol. Performances of the play (which is recommended for ages 11 and older) will be at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., and reservations are required. For reservations or more information: www.printmuseum.org/dickens or call 310-515-7166.