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Table legs and truncheons

Table legs and truncheons

A history of violent protest tour

19 July 2013

19 July 2013, Table Legs and Truncheons tour, Peterloo Handkerchief © People's History Museum

Time 13:15 - 14:00

Duration 45 minutes

Cost Free. Donations to the museum gratefully received.

Is violence ever the answer?  Explore the murky side of protest in this thought provoking tour and find out how ordinary people fought – and were attacked – for their ideals.

Stick around afterwards to see unique material in the Labour History Archive & Study Centre and go behind the scenes in our archive tour, 2.00pm – 2.30pm.

Suitable for adults.

  • Treat yourself to 15% off in The Left Bank cafe bar when you attend an event at the People’s History Museum
  • Did you know you can book guided tours for groups?  Check out our Learning pages for more information.  You might also be interested in our Teas & Tours package – feed your mind and body!
  • Did you know the museum holds the archives of the Labour Party and much more?  Check out the Archive & Study Centre pages for more information or to make an appointment

Booking Requirements: Booking advised, please contact 0161 838 9190 or info@phm.org.uk

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