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Workshop/Course, Thu 19 Sep 2019

VISITENGLAND VAQAS

Study Day: Shop 'til you drop

Study Day: Shop 'til you drop

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** PRE BOOKING ESSENTIAL **

 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.

Coach parties acceptedDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for groupsGift shopOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groups

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Dates Times
Thu 19 Sep 2019 11:00 to 15:00

Prices

£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.  

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    Address

    Abbey Walk,
    Abbey Road,
    Kirkstall,
    Leeds,
    LS5 3EH

    Location

    Directions

    See location of Abbey House Museum on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SE 259363  Lat: 53.82237 Long: -1.60710

    By Car - from Leeds City Centre follow the A65 (Kirkstall Road) for approximately 2 ½ miles. Abbey House can be found on your right approximately ¼ mile after the Kirkstall Retail Park, opposite Kirkstall Abbey.

    Public Transport - Abbey House is located directly on a well serviced bus route.

    Buses: 33, 33a and 757 travel from the city centre to Kirkstall Road.

    Parking: free

    Accessible by Public Transport: 1 mile from Headingley & Kirkstall Forge station

    Facilities

    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups