Hands on activity

Remembering the Liverpool carters

cart horse sculpture decorated with garlands
27 Apr 2019
Suitable for:
adults, all visitors, family-friendly
Free drop-in event, no need to book

Join us for an afternoon of events and activities to celebrate the work of the Liverpool carters and their horses.

Discover more about the fascinating story of how the carthorses and carters kept Liverpool's docks running smoothly, with talks and craft activities linked to the traditional carters' May Day celebrations.

You may also be interested in our free talks in The Great Port gallery, focussing on the Liverpool carters, at 11am and 1pm.

Also online

Find out more about our sculpture Waiting: The monument to the Liverpool working horse.

Kids - you can also dress your horse for the parade on the website.

This event is part of our Easter event series.