Recreation

The picture above are girls are in P.E. playing. These were the wealthy children.

What did they do for fun?

The leisure activities went from reading,to visiting seaside, and to playing outdoor games.

Books- one of the most famous Victoria children books was "Alice's Adventure in Wonderland." By Lewis Carroll, in 1865.

Clubs- pining clubs were popular among gentlemen.

Easter- A popular game played. It was called "Egg-shackling".

Music- It was common to hear the sound of a Brass Band.

Outdoors games- wealthy children played in their nurseries and the other unwealthy children had played in the streets and fields.

The picture above are boys and girls playing outdoors. These are the unwealthy children.

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