‘Portrait of William Roscoe’ (detail) by Sir Martin Archer Shee, Walker Art Gallery collection
Roscoe the abolitionist, Roscoe the botanist
Discover more about William Roscoe's roles as both a prominent abolitionist and eminent botanist.
Join International Slavery Museum and World Museum’s botanical archive for this special event.
You will have the opportunity to view collections from Liverpool’s original botanic garden, and get hands-on with objects from our abolition collections to discover more about his campaign against slavery.