Our Group Visit to Manchester Archives on 4 April

What do George V, Gypsy Rose Lee and Bernard Bresslaw have in common?

Which musician was once thrown out of the Language and Literature Library?

What you would find now in the space where Patrick Stewart and Helen Mirren – amongst many others – played their first roles?

Want to learn more about the lives of your ancestors who were from Manchester?

All these questions – and many more – are answered on a tour of the Archives and Local History of Manchester at the Manchester Central Library.  This tour will take you to all the areas not normally accessible to the general public and tell the story of this iconic building. Tours last around 90 minutes and include the chance to see some of their rarest treasures and archives.    

Location:  St Peter’s Square, Manchester M2 5PD, 11:00-12:30

Cost £10.00/£8.00 SoG members, transport not included. Places must be pre-booked through our website or by telephone: 020 7251 8799 (Tue-Thu & Sat).

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