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Exhibition, Thu 3 - Wed 30 May 2018

The Vote Before The Vote

The Vote Before The Vote


THE VOTE BEFORE THE VOTE is an exhibition that tells the story of the Leeds women who worked on the long 19th century march towards equality and the Parliamentary franchose for women. Before the Suffragettes, it was the Suffragists who laid the political and social foundation.

Meet some of the women who helped brings these changes, and see what they achieved. Including rare photographs and artefacts, The Vote Before The Vote gives an insight into Victorian life in Leeds and helps celebrate the women whose work brought greart, lasting changes.

Baby changing facilitiesDisabled toiletsEducation/study areaFacilities for educational visitsOn-site light refreshmentsPostboxFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

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Dates Times
Thu 3 - Wed 30 May 2018 09:00 to 17:00



    Chris Nickson


    Calverley Street,
    LS1 3AB



    See location of Leeds Central Library on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

    Map reference: SE 298338  Lat: 53.79966 Long: -1.54903

    By Car:

    Follow signs for Leeds city centre. On approaching the city, follow signs for the City Loop. The loop road take you past the Library on the right (just after the Town Hall), with the closest car park being The Light.

    By Public Transport:

    From Leeds train station, walk up Park Row to The Headrow. Cross the road and turn left. The Library is next to the Art Gallery on your right, with and outdoor chessboard, outside the entance. There are two entrances - one for disabled access and one via steps.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Leeds station


    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Education/study areaEducation/study area
    • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • PostboxPostbox
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality