Furniture: The Fancy & the Functional Exhibit
The exhibit examines furniture found in the home, and what one can learn from a careful study furniture today and in the past. Interpretive signage, graphics, and advertisements demonstrate an evolution how our homes have changed over time and the impact that change made on the design, function and construction of furniture. From a famous wooden desk to a metal dinette set, the artifacts on display come from the permanent collection of the Museum. Hands-on activities and videos help bring the story to life.