Free talks and performances at the Merseyside Maritime Museum

Liverpool’s gay scene over time – talk
Merseyside Maritime Museum, Anthony Walker Education Centre
8 February
2pm 

Join researcher Matt Exley as he talks about how Liverpool’s gay scene has changed from the 1950s to now as venues, faces, and characters have come and gone.

Hear about some of the fascinating stories from Liverpool’s gay scene which have been unearthed in the Museum of Liverpool’s research project, Pride and Prejudice.

The Leaving of Liverpool – performance
Merseyside Maritime Museum, Emigration Gallery
13 & 14 February
1.30, 2.30 and 3.30pm

Meet travellers and listen to their tales of hope and fear on the way to a new land.

 18th Feb 1.30, 2.30, 3.30

Titanic – a race to the rescueperformance
Merseyside Maritime Museum
18 February
1.30, 2.30 and 3.30pm

On 15 April 1912 the loss of Titanic shook the world. But what of the Carpathia, the ship that rescued the survivors?

Find out about the experiences of first class passenger Hope Chapin, on board the little liner which made history that night, which will be brought to life by our role player in this new performance.

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