Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 11:00 to 16:00

On the second Sunday every month there is a second hand book sale in the house.

We always have new and second hand books for sale in our tearoom, but this is a chance to come and browse a wider selection.


Book donations welcome.

All proceeds to the Manchester Historic Buildings Trust.

Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 18:00 to 21:00

Our Spring/Summer Film selection celebrates women writers and begins with this 1994 adaptation of Louisa May Alcott's classic.

Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 13:00 to 14:30

Every third Thursday in the month. Join Karen Laird for a relaxing conversation about the monthly book choice in the atmospheric home of Elizabeth Gaskell. All welcome.


This month - Emily Brontë, Wuthering Heights


No need to book, just drop in!


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