On Wednesday 6th January 2021 The Whitworth becomes 130 years old.
We plan to celebrate this incredible milestone later in the year.
In the meantime we are delighted to present The Whitworth Champagne Quiz.
All you need to do is correctly answer the questions below. Once answered
please email them into firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you get all of them all correct you will be entered into a draw. The
lucky winner will get a bottle of Taittenger Champagne (should the winner be
under 18 they will win a prize from Cadburys).
All the answers can be found at https://whitworthcentre.org/.../130-years-whitworth...
Closing Date: 31st January 2021.
Q1) Where was Lady Whitworth
the evening Whitworth Institute was opened?
Q2) Where do the portraits of
Sir Joseph and Lady Mary Whitworth hang today?
Q3) According to the
Derbyshire Times on 10th January 1891 which room was the ‘Tea’ held
on opening night?
Q4) Along with the planned
café, what else was not built on opening night but was completed later?
Q5) Lady Whitworth sent a
letter for opening day from her location. On which date was it she was thought
to have sent it?