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Lunchtime talk - Thomas Cook and trips to Egypt in the 1800s - Bolton Museum

An image of a travel brochure and a photo of travellers on a trip to Egypt.

 

 

 

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    Lunchtime talk - Thomas Cook and trips to Egypt in the 1800s - Bolton Museum

    In 1859 the well-known travel operator, Thomas Cook, escorted tourists to Egypt. Less than 20 years later they had a whole flotilla of steamers taking hundreds of eager sight-seers down the Nile.

    Fri 20 December , 1pm

    Admission: FREE