Family and Consumer Sciences

Beeman Historic Costume Collection

The Beeman Historic Costume Collection includes over 3000 artifacts related to fashion dated from 1800 to the present. The museum's mission is to collect, exhibit, and interpret apparel, textile, and accessory items that support the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences education, research, and community engagement activities. It is maintained through gifts-in-kind and monetary gifts designated to the Beeman Historic Costume Collection and Ball State University Foundation.

The Beeman Historic Costume Collection Presents
This Special Online Exhibit

Contacts
Diana Saiki, Curator
765-285-2293

Undergraduate Museum Assistant
Lona Dunn

Office Hours
Mondays and Tuesdays 12:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

Department of Family and Consumer Sciences
Applied Technology Building, Room 150
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Phone: 765-285-5931
Fax: 765-285-2314
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