Romantic Proposal at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

This Valentine's Day, we're revisiting our 2010 exhibition, Romantic Proposal.

An exhibition exploring the rituals of courtship.

Romantic Proposal at The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

This Valentine's Day, we're revisiting our 2010 exhibition, Romantic Proposal.

An exhibition exploring the rituals of courtship.

'Love' - an intense feeling of deep affection.

Throughout the centuries men and women have hoped to find their true love. They have found many ways to declare their interest, love and affection. This exhibition looks at the ways that couples have sought to attract and woo each other. From medieval times through to contemporary life the prospect of a romantic proposal has led to many bizarre rituals.

https://www.stokemuseums.org.uk/pmag/past-exhibitions/romantic-proposal/

Header Image Credit: The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery

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Museum Education

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery.
Discover the history of The Potteries including the world's greatest collection of Staffordshire ceramics, decorative arts and natural science.
See items from the Staffordshire Hoard and visit the museum café and shop.
FREE entry - Donations welcome
Open: Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm, Sunday 11am - 4pm

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