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Museums and galleries

The lost buildings of Leeds

Cookridge Street Baths 1928.

7 February 2013 2:00pm - 2:30pm

Historical talk suitable for adults 18+

 

How have some of the city's buildings survived while others have disappeared, and why? This talk explores the lost architectural heritage of Leeds from the Georgian period through to the Victorian era and beyond, illustrated by pictorial and photographic depictions of old Leeds, courtesy of www.leodis.net 

Image - Cookridge Street Baths 1928

Copyright - Leeds Library and Information Services

Price:   Free.

Contact details:   Please contact the museum direct if you have any queries.

Additional information:  

 

Leeds City Museum 

Millennium Square
Leeds
LS2 8BH

t.   0113 224 3732

Details  

Visit Leeds City Museum and come face-to-face with the Leeds Tiger, step into 'Ancient Worlds' and see the final resting place of the Leeds Mummy and even dig for fossils in the 'Life on Earth' gallery.

Facilities  

Education facilities
Play area
Toilets
Baby change
Shop
Cafe
Conference facilities
Meeting rooms

Access  

For information on access at this venue, please look for the link under 'related pages' or visit http://www.leeds.gov.uk/museumsandgalleries/Pages/leedscitymuseum/Access-at-Leeds-City-Museum.aspx
Free WIFI: To get online, just turn on your Wi-Fi service and select Leeds Free Wi-Fi. Just register once using your current email address.

Public transport  

Getting to Leeds City Museum. By bus: Leeds City Museum is a 15 minute walk from the city centre bus station. By train: The Museum is a 10 minute walk from Leeds Railway Station. Please contact Metroline for up-to-date travel information on (0113) 245 7676 or visit www.wymetro.com. By car: Leeds City Museum is well serviced by all routes travelling to the city-centre. If you are using a route planner, our postcode is LS2 8BH.

Parking  

Metered street parking is available nearby on Rossington Street and Cookridge Street.

Secure car parking is available in Woodhouse Lane, The Light, Merrion Centre and Rose Bowl car parks, which are a 5 or 10 minute walk from the Gallery.

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