Manchester Histories Celebration Day
Manchester Histories Celebration Day Sunday 10 June 2018 as part of Manchester Histories Festival 7 – 11 June
free event at Manchester Central Library
The 5th Manchester Histories Festival (7-11 June) will be reaching its crescendo in a day of family fun with the extraordinary Manchester Histories Celebration Day on Sunday 10 June at Manchester Central Library.
Amongst the exhibits, visitors of all ages can read up on the John Ryland’s fascinating collection, uncover the wonders of the universe with the Manchester Astronomical Society and try out a new style with the Stockport Hat Museum. History enthusiasts can uncover intriguing stories from the experts and enjoy presentations from independent historians on topics including Manchester’s Forgotten Reformers.
There’s plenty of chance for kids to get hands on with history, by trying out Protest Printing with a workshop from the renowned Hot Bed Press or creating their own Suffragette sash or protest loudspeaker with artist Lydia Melling.
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