Given the current Covid-19 situation, listed events may be subject to change. Please double-check arrangements before leaving home. At time of writing, Elizabeth Gaskell’s House is due to re-open in August. 

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Blame the Mother?

27 September, 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

It’s Elizabeth Gaskell’s birthday on September 29, and we’re celebrating with a talk in her honour!

Join us for this fascinating discussion on nature versus nurture in Elizabeth Gaskell’s writing, with the Gaskell Society’s Elizabeth Williams.

Lunch-time talks and readings are included in usual House entry

No booking required, but please make sure you arrive in good time to get a seat.


Elizabeth Gaskell’s House
84 Plymouth Grove
Manchester, M13 9LW United Kingdom
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0161 273 2215

As you’ll appreciate, arrangements can change, so please be sure to check details before you leave home.