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Lunch-time Talk: Victorian Christmas Literature

A cheerful company assembled round a glowing fire

from Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.

Join Anthony Burton for a festive lunch-time talk about Christmas literature during the Victorian period.

Seasonal refreshments will be on sale in the Tea Room.


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.





Included in House entry 

4th Dec 2019

1pm - 1.45pm


Mr Thornton is coming to tea

North and South, Elizabeth Gaskell