WEDDINGS & ROYALS
On Saturday 30 April & Sunday 1 May Ryde Social Heritage Group will be hosting two Open Days at Ryde Cemetery Heritage & Learning Centre. Opening times are 10am to 4pm each day and the theme will be Weddings & Royals.
The event will include:
An exhibition on Royalty and Weddings
A tableaux of a Victorian wedding
A quiz on unusual Victorian wedding gifts
A collection of souvenir newspapers and programmes for royal events
Scrapbooks, photographs and wedding costumes
Guided cemetery walks
Trails for children
Art activities for all ages
Exhibition of weddings in miniature
A display of work carried out in Ryde Cemetery by local school children.
There will be a children’s fancy dress competition on the theme of royals, Victorians or weddings judging will take place at 2pm each day with prizes awarded for the best dressed.
Everyone welcome, Admission free – refreshments available for a small donation.