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Chetham's Library

Chetham's Library

Well-preserved medieval college buildings housing a seventeenth-century library, believed to be the oldest public library in England. Interior, furniture and fittings date from 1654. The Library is open to the public without appointment from Monday to Friday, 9-12.30 and 1.30-4.30pm. Groups are welcome by appointment with the Librarian.

Midday concerts performed by pupils at the adjacent School of Music are open to the public during term time. Groups wishing to attend concerts on a Wednesday followed by a tour of the medieval buildings should arrange an appointment with the School on 0161 834 9644. Corporate hospitality catered for throughout the year.

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Location Details

Long Millgate
M3 1SB

Visit Website+44 (0)161 834 7961

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