John Rylands library is hosting free events throughout November, so if you’ve never been to this exquisite building, here’s a chance to step into Manchester’s very own Hogwarts. For a behind the scenes tour round the mysterious and ominous library, you can join the Explorer tour. Or if you are a keen and budding photographer, the library is hosting the Aperture event, wherein you have the opportunity to photograph the grand Historic Reading room before it opens to the public. Head over to their website to stay up to date with other free events they are hosting.
Explorer tour: Tue 6 Nov, 2-3pm
Aperture Tour: Sun 18 Nov, 10.30-11.30pm, The John Rylands Library, 150 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 3EH, Tel: 0161 306 0555, free but booking required, www.manchester.ac.uk
Published on: Mon 12 Nov 2018