Benjamin Franklin and the Manchester Lit & Phil

4th July 2016, 1pm



Did you know that one of the founding fathers of the United States of America was once an Honorary Member of the Manchester Lit & Phil?

Find out more about Dr Franklin's legacy at the Manchester Lit & Phil here.

A unique glimpse into the Lit & Phil's recent history...


This article written by the Lit & Phil's longest serving Member gives a fascinating first-hand account of the Lit & Phil and its standing in Manchester's cultural and educational scene from the 1950s to the present.

John Dalton Tour of Manchester


Combine the lovely summer weather with a historical science walk around Manchester with this handy audio guide!