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Victorian Christmas Customs

Join Anthony Burton as he talks about Victorian Christmas customs and how Elizabeth and her family, as Unitarians, celebrated Christmas at Plymouth Grove.

Seasonal refreshments will be on sale from 11-4pm in the Tea Room.

The talk is included in admission.

Elizabeth Gaskell’s House is run by Manchester Historic Buildings Trust (charity no. 1080606) and all money gained through private tours, talks, room hire and ticket sales goes towards the ongoing maintenance and running costs of the house. If you would like to support the house with an additional donation you can do so by making a donation at the House, by joining the Friends of Elizabeth Gaskell’s House or by making an online donation via this link.

Wed 5th Dec 2pm - 2.45pm

Event, Readings/Lectures

New cooks always want their own peculiar little odds & ends for cookery

Elizabeth Gaskell 1863