6 Town Heritage Talk

Town Heritage Talk - A visit to the Mayor's Parlour

Date: Friday 11th May

Time:4:00pm - 5:30pm

Venue: Mayor's Parlour, Kendal Town Hall

Who: The Mayor and Mayor's attendant

Cost: Free - 1st come 1st served!

Max. places: 20

Description: A rare opportunity to visit the Mayor of Kendal's parlour in the Town Hall and learn a little about the history of Kendal and how it resonates through the town to this day. Discover how the role of its Mayor has evolved since the first Alderman in 1575. There will also be the opportunity to view and handle some of Kendal's historic artefacts, including the Sovereign Sword, the town's two Maces, Queen Katherine Parr's Book of Devotions and the original Town Charters.

There will only be room for the first 20 that turn up.

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