Milford Museum Opens New Exhibit: Dry Spell: The Prohibition Experience in Delaware

The Milford Historical Society.
The Milford Historical Society.

 The rise of the temperance movement during the early twentieth-century popularized the belief that alcohol was the major cause of most personal and social problems.  Prohibition in the United States was designed to reduce drinking by eliminating the businesses that manufactured, distributed and sold alcoholic beverages.  Visit the Milford Museum to learn how Milford was involved with the prohibition movement, and to see how the brewing industry has changed today.  The exhibit opens at the Milford Museum on Tuesday January 20, 2015 and run through November.

The Milford Museum is open 10am – 3:30pm Tuesday through Saturday, and 1pm – 3:30pm on Sunday.

Located at 121 S. Walnut Street, Milford, DE, they are closed on Mondays and Holidays.

Admission is FREE.  Please call (302) 424-1080 for more information or to schedule a group tour,

Milton Museum opens new exhibit:  Dry Spell:  The Prohibition Experience in Milford.

Milton Museum opens new exhibit: Dry Spell: The Prohibition Experience in Milford.

 

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