Maritime Heritage Series: The History of Mermaids
June 10 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
The legend of the mermaid, or half human/half fish creature, appears around the world throughout time. This presentation by Associate Museum Curator Christine Brin will look at some of the better-known legends of mermaids and the interesting evolution they underwent over the last few hundred years, from grotesque sea creatures to beautiful temptresses, to innocent girls, and back to grotesque sea creatures.
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