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Shoes: Pleasure and Pain

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Official Website:Shoes: Pleasure and Pain
Venue:Peabody Essex Museum (PEM)
Location:East India Square, Salem, MA, 01970 map
Phone:978-745-9500
Dates:Saturday, November 19, 2016 - Sunday, March 12, 2017
Hours:Hours Vary see below
Ages:Kids, Teens, Adults
In/Outdoor:Indoor
Cost:$$ see below
Category:Exhibits


Shoes: Pleasure and PainExplore the creativity of footwear from around the globe through more than 300 pairs of shoes, ranging from elaborate vintage designs to those by contemporary makers.

This exhibition considers the cultural significance and transformative capacity of shoes and examines the latest developments in footwear technology creating the possibility of ever higher heels and dramatic shapes.

Examples from famous shoe collectors are shown alongside a dazzling range of historic shoes, many of which have not been displayed before.

The exhibition is organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.

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Open Tuesday-Sunday, 10 am-5 pm
Open the third Thursday of every month 10 am-9:00 pm
Closed Mondays (except holidays)


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Adults $20, seniors $17, students (with ID) $12, Youth (16 and under) and Salem, Mass. residents (with ID) admitted free*.

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