In fact, you could say it was definitely amusing to see how the Victorians lived.
So here’s 15 reminders of period costume days throughout Hartlepool and East Durham.
We hope they bring back great memories.
And we would definitely be amused if you shared your recollections of these scenes.
1. Victorian capers
A Victorian Festival came to Seaton Park in 2015 and here's Oliver (George Lowery) and PC Plod (Kenny Lowery). Bring back memories?
Photo: FRANK REID 2015
2. Clasroom fun at St Teresa's
Learning lessons Victorian style at St Teresa's RC Primary School in 2006.
3. Flash, bang, wallop what a picture at Golden Flatts
This 2007 Victorian day at Golden Flatts looks like great fun. Remember it?
4. Ready for an outing in Hutton Henry
Heading back 16 years for this scene at Hutton Henry CofE Primary School. They were all dressed up and ready to head to Beamish. Recognise them?