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Food Through Time

Calendar Icon Wed 14 Feb 2024 - Wed 14 Feb 2024
Clock 10:30 - 15:00
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About

Meet the Gelder sisters – Victorian businesswomen who owned a grocers and drapers in Pontefract.


Learn about what food they sold over 100 years ago. Compare it to the food in our shops today.


Make your own mini 3D shop display – complete with tiny fruit and veg!


Free and no booking required


This event is linked to the Ladies Who Launch: Celebrating Pontefract’s Women in Business exhibition at Pontefract Museum.


Venue opening hours

Monday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday : 10:00 am - 4:30 pm

Saturday : 10:30 am - 4:30 pm

Sunday : Closed

    Access facilities

  • Accessible Toilet
  • Assistance Dogs Welcome
  • Baby Changing Facilities
  • Guide Dogs Welcome
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Event sessions

Food Through Time

Venue Details

Find us at

5 Salter Row, Pontefract, WF8 1BA

Phone

01977722740

Email

museums@wakefield.gov.uk