November 4, 2012 10:52 PM

Visitors honor the deceased at museum’s Day of the Dead celebration

Memorial notes hinted at the sorrow and tears once shed for the dead. But inside the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art on Sunday the tone was overwhelmingly joyful as museum goers paid tribute to the deceased at the Day of the Dead celebration, or Día de los Muertos, which is a holiday in Mexico to remember and pray for deceased loved ones.

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