Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 14:00 to 15:00

Every fourth Thursday of the month. Join Edwin Stockdale, who has recently taken over the group, for an creative writing club using the house, garden and Elizabeth's writing for inspiration.

From beginner to published writer, this group is an informal and supportive space open to all.

Price £1 per session (Plus normal admission charge applies – tickets valid for 12 months).

Booking advised but not essential. Please contact us via email or phone to reserve a place.

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 12:00

Afternoon Tea

Sunday 26 March
12pm and 2pm

Come and join us for a special Mothers Day Afternoon Tea and enjoy a fine selection of scones, sandwiches and cakes.
Be welcomed into our Victorian Family home and have the chance to explore our beautiful period rooms.
Booking is essential, book early to avoid disappointment.

Tickets: £15 per head*

To book please phone us on 0161 273 2215, Monday to Friday 11.30am-3.30pm. 
*Includes admission to Elizabeth Gaskell’s House and the Mothers and Daughters performance.

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 13:30

Mothers and Daughters
Sunday 26 March
A special costumed performance drawn from Gaskell family letters, providing an insight into Victorian family dynamics and Elizabeth’s relationship with her four daughters Marianne, Margaret Emily, Florence and Julia.
Devised and performed by members of the Gaskell Research Group.
Tickets: £2 on the door. Usual admission charges apply.