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Working Lives walking tour of Dumfries

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July 6 @ 2:00 pm
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Working Lives Walking Tour of Dumfries
With local historian Ian Gasse
Walking Tour starts at Dumfries Museum

A chance to find out more about the lives of working people in Dumfries with local historian, Ian Gasse. Visit places connected with protests, strikes, food riots and Chartism. Discover the stories behind the struggles of the people of the past to achieve working rights and better pay, to guarantee their access to food and to the vote.
Free walking tour but must be booked in advance using Ticketsource link below:
https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/dumfries-museum or by calling the Midsteeple Box Office 01387 253383

Estimated duration of walk 1.5-2 hours.
Please wear weather appropriate clothing and shoes.
Some steps and hills may be involved.
Organised as part of the latest exhibition in Dumfries Museum ‘Fighting for Justice: Strikes and Protests in Dumfries 1770-1920’.

The Observatory, Rotchell Road, Dumfries
Venue Details
Dumfries Museum, The Observatory, Rotchell Road
Dumfries, DG2 7SW
Events Details
Date :
06 July 2024
Time :
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost :
Free
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Organiser
Dumfries and Galloway Council Museums East
01387 253374
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