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DEFILES DE MODE HISTORIQUE

Exhibition / Procession / Parade ,  Exhibition in Carcassonne
  • The City one thing leading to another Living history associations add an experimental dimension to the scientific approach of archaeologists and historians. Invited to “Centuries of Fashion”, the associations Via Romana, Les Milites de Dun, Histoire Retrouvée and Historia Tempori will present their very fine collections of reconstructed costumes and accessories. The historic fashion shows will illustrate the evolution of clothing fashion from the 1st to the 20th century and thereby even some...
    The City one thing leading to another Living history associations add an experimental dimension to the scientific approach of archaeologists and historians. Invited to “Centuries of Fashion”, the associations Via Romana, Les Milites de Dun, Histoire Retrouvée and Historia Tempori will present their very fine collections of reconstructed costumes and accessories. The historic fashion shows will illustrate the evolution of clothing fashion from the 1st to the 20th century and thereby even some emblematic pages of the history of the City. During the day, in addition to the tour Historical fashion shows Cour d'honneur of the Count's castle (disabled access area) The 1st century, Saturday at 11 a.m. Via Romana, association for reconstructing the period from Augustus to Nero (1st half of the 1st century AD) will present the costumes of the Gallic and Aquitaine auxiliaries who fought alongside the legions of Rome. The 13th century, Saturday at 2:30 p.m. Les Milites de Dun, an association of medieval history enthusiasts, will present the civilian and military costumes of a 13th century Occitan ost (troop). The 19th century, Sunday at 11 am L'Histoire Retrouvée will highlight the fashion of the century of Viollet-le-Duc (19th century) rich in embroidery and top hats. The beginning of the 20th century, on Sundays at 2.30 p.m. Historia Tempori will bring 20th century fashion back to life with very beautiful day and evening outfits from the 1900s to 1930s. On the tour Meeting with the reenactors > 10.30 a.m. 12:30 p.m. & 1:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m. It will be possible to meet, on the tour route, in the Cour du Midi, the re-enactors of the associations Via Romana, Les Milites de Dun, L'Histoire Retrouvée and Historia Tempori in order to exchange with enthusiasts of living history on the cultural characteristics of their chosen era. Meeting with costume designers and couturiers > 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. & 1:30 p.m. the exhibition he created: "The Hundred Years' War, a century of fashion". Myriam Jacquet (L'Aiguileuse atypique), costume designer and corset maker, will also be present on the tour, Pierre Embry room, with Belle Époque toilets, Victorian corsets and faithfully reconstructed 18th century waistcoats. In the evening Closing fashion show A living chronology of costume, the closing fashion show will bring together the historical periods presented by the associations and costume designers invited to “Centuries of Fashion”. The main courtyard of the count's castle, a prestigious setting for this event, will add to the magic of seeing the centuries of fashion in the history of the city pass by. Practical information 5 June, at 7 p.m. Cour d'honneur of the Count's castle Space accessible to disabled people Full price: • 1-day ticket: €12.5 (self-guided tour + 2 parades on the same day) • 2-day ticket + evening: 17 €.5 (self-guided tour + 4 parades + closing party included) Free for children under 18 To book: www.remparts-carcassonne.fr
Schedules
  • From June 4, 2022
    until June 5, 2022
  • Saturday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sunday
    10:00 AM - 7:00 PM