The next talk hosted by the City of Sydney Historical Association will feature Julian Leatherdale and his debut novel, Palace of Tears. Set in the Hydro Majestic Hotel at Medlow Bath, Leatherdale will share some surprising stories he uncovered while researching this iconic hotel, which was opened in 1904 by the wealthy retailer Mark Foy originally as hydropathic sanatorium.

When: Saturday 9 December 2017, 2pm
Where: Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts
280 Pitt Street, Sydney
Cost: $3 members/$6 visitors
No bookings required

Feature image: Hydro-Majestic staff ball c1910, Blue Mountains City Library

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