May 23, 2017 all-day
Biltmore Estate
1 Lodge St
Asheville, NC 28803
Entry to this exhibition is included in Biltmore admission.
The Biltmore Company
(800) 411-3812
Designed for Drama: Fashion from the Classics @ Biltmore Estate  | Asheville | North Carolina | United States

A collection of classic literary works and the popular movies that brought them to life will be celebrated in “Designed for Drama: Fashion from the Classics,” Biltmore’s newest exhibition of award-winning costumes and objects from the Biltmore collection. Set for Feb. 10 through July 4, 2017, the exhibition is inspired by favorite stories in George Vanderbilt’s 22,000-volume library.

Photo credit: Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Alicia Vikander in a scene from “Anna Karenina.” Costumes from the film will be on display in Biltmore House when “Designed for Drama: Fashion from the Classics” opens on Feb. 10, 2017. © 2012 Universal Pictures Limited

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