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York Castle Museum
York Castle Museum

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York Castle Museum

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York Castle Museum is managed by York Museums Trust

York Museums Trust is an Art UK Founder Partner

York Castle Museum

Castle Area, Eye of York, York, North Yorkshire YO1 9RY England

01904 687687

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  • 27 May 2020

    It's all about fashion for #MuseumsUnlocked today! Isn't this 1879 day dress beautiful? The bustle dress silhouette came into fashion in the 70s. They used vast amounts of fabric at the back of the dress, this meant they were very heavy, so new devices were invented for support!