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Study Day: Shop 'til you drop

Study Day: Shop 'til you drop
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19 Sep 2019 11am - 3pm

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Abbey House Museum

Abbey Walk, Kirkstall, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS5 3EH


 An opportunity to explore the history of retail in Leeds - from the glamorous to the grimy. The morning will feature on illustrated talk on the changing face of retail in the city over the last 150 years. The afternoon will explore the museum ephemera collections, giving you the chance to peruse a range of material including a Victorian sanitary ware brochure, a 1920s bulb catalogue, and shopping ephemera from the 70s and 80s.

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£11 incudes lunch. Please ring 0113 3784079 to book your place. A £5 non refundable deposit is due on booking, balance due on the day.


Wheelchair Access

Induction loop, minicom and lift access are all available. Toilets including disabled facilities available.

  • Adults only
  • Wheelchair access
  • Heritage
  • Talk
  • Workshop
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