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Giant Father Christmas model in department store

Father Christmas in Blackler's department store, 1958. Stewart Bale collection, Merseyside Maritime Museum, 581174-1.

8 Dec 2017
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Free drop-in event, no need to book

Blackler's Father Christmas

Blackler's was a well known and much loved department store in Liverpool famous for its elaborate Christmas grotto.

Do you remember visiting Blackler's? What was the most unusual item sold there? Did you visit Santa in the Christmas grotto?

This is your chance to find out more about Blackler's department store and its much-loved giant Father christmas, and maybe share your memories of this iconic building, in this reminiscence talk.

You can also see the famous giant Blackler's Father Christmas on display in our atrium!

This event is part of our Christmas event series.

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