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A Love Affair with Cranford

New exhibition opening at Elizabeth Gaskell’s House 19 May 2021 – 30 April 2022 Visitors to Elizabeth Gaskell’s House will not only find the Grade II* listed Regency-style villa to explore when it reopens on Wednesday 19 May, but also a brand...

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And so, to bed…Victorian author’s bedroom unveiled at Elizabeth Gaskell’s House

A new part of the visitor experience from 19 May 2021 The reopening of Elizabeth Gaskell’s House in Manchester on Wednesday 19 May 2021 will be an extra special occasion because it will coincide with the first public reveal of Elizabeth Gaskell’s...

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Exploring the well-being impact of online events

We are pleased to announce that Elizabeth Gaskell’s House and the Manchester Centre for Public History and Heritage are working in partnership on a new research project which hopes to investigate the impact of taking part in online heritage activities on individual’s...

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Elizabeth Gaskell’s House to receive £33,000 from second round of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund

Elizabeth Gaskell's House is among more than 2,700 recipients to benefit from the latest round of awards from the £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund and will support the house as it prepares to reopen to public on 19 May. Elizabeth Gaskell's House...

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Spring into Elizabeth Gaskell’s House season of online events

Mother’s Day - Online talks & tours - Book launch - Charlotte Bronte and Elizabeth Gaskell Season Elizabeth Gaskell’s House has earned an outstanding reputation for the quality and variety of its online events, with the programme designed to explore all aspects...

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