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Regency Hot Spots: Almacks

Almack’s Assembly Rooms.  That bastion and beacon of the haute ton.  Moreover, it was one of the first London clubs that admitted both men and women. Opened Feb. 20, 1756 on King Street in St. James, exclusivity of the club was managed by the six or seven Lady Patronesses, who gave non-transferrable annual vouchers to … Continue reading