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Methodist Archives and Research Centre

Main repository of the Connexional records of the British Methodist Church. One of the world's richest collections of evangelical Christian material. Library buildings combine awe-inspiring Victorian Gothic brick architecture alongside stunning modern buildings including visitor facilities. Regular exhibition programme.

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John Rylands University Library of Manchester
150 Deansgate
Manchester M3 3EH

Mon 12 noon -5pm, Tues - Sat 10am - 5pm, Sun 12 noon - 5pm.
Reader services: Mon - Sat 10am - 5pm, except Thurs when service available to 7pm and closed Sunday. Access to material in the Methodist collection is strictly by prior appointment. All materials in the collections must be requested and are consulted under supervised conditions. Readers are required to apply for a JRL ticket, and may require a letter of recommendation from the Methodist Church to access the rarest materials.

Contact: Special Collections Reading Room (John Rylands Library)
Tel: 0161 275 3764

Getting there [SJ835982]
Located on south side of Manchester city centre.
Train: nearest station Manchester Piccadilly, 20-minute walk.

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