Carnegie Heritage Centre



Talks and Quiz Nights at the Carnegie Heritage Centre - entrance to all is £2.50 from January 2017

Sunday June 4th at 1.30pm

Remember Hull's Trolley Buses

With Malcolm Wells


Wednesday June 14th at 10am.

Archaeology and Archaeologists

With Brian Frazer


Tuesday 27th June   7.30pm

Quiz Night with Charlie Cradock

£2.50 per person, up to 4 in a team.

Sunday July 2nd at 1.30pm

The History of Hull Folk Music 

with Barry Cundill & Friends


Wednesday July 12th at 10am

A Virtual Tour of the Boulevard

With Beryl Kelsey


Tuesday 25th July at 7.30pm

Quiz Night with Linda Smith


Previous talks...

G.E.W. Sizer and Vera Brittain:- a forgotten Hull writer and his collaborator.

With Alan Deighton

Hulls Incredible untold story of WW2

with Dennis Chapman

Charity Hall - Workhouse

With John Lawson

Hull Architects and their buildings

With David Neave

The History of Victoria Dock

With Colin McNichol

Symbolism in Gravestone Art

With Judy Bangs

King Charles & Beverley Gate

With Malcolm Scott

Bygone Hull

John Scotney gave a very amusing talk with illutrations of Old Hull accompanied by stories and memories. Contributions from the audience were well received and we all had an enjoyable morning.

Johnny Whiteley on His life in Hull and Hull Rugby Football club

What a wonderful talk we enjoyed, reminiscing through the old days and Johnny's experiences as a rugby player. Joined by some of his old mates we had a glimpse of what his life must have been like.

Making Paxman Cry

Wonderful evening with Alex Graham, the creator of 'Who do you Think you Are?' showing excerpts from the programmes and explaining how the idea came about. 

Good Old Days of Music Hall

Jim Shaw gave us a wonderful insight into the old Music Halls of Hull.

Hull, A Port City with Rob Bell

A very thought provoking talk which gave an insight into the growth of Hull.

Sunday Afternoon Reminiscence talks

These talks are an opportunity to hear and share memories of Hull and the people of Hull. They are held on the first Sunday of the month at 1.30pm and usually last for an hour or more, with a break for refreshments.

Admission is £2.50

Carnegie Heritage Centre Ltd, 342 Anlaby Road, Hull HU3 6JA – Registered Office.   Registered Charity Number 1131585

Monday 1.30 until 3 pm Family history help desk with the East Yorkshire Family History Society
Tuesday 9.30 until 3 pm Open House - pop in and see us with your queries or research
Friday 9.30 until 3 pm Open House again
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