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The People Who Shaped Leeds: Landscape and Architecture
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Leeds City Museum (Formerly the Mechanics Institute)

The former Mechanics Institute was built in 1819 and now houses Leeds City Museum, run by Leeds City Council.  The building fronts on to a pedestrianised square and is an imposing site, with steps leading up to a grand doorway.

 

Image © Danny Williams