Exterior of the hotel
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Tour of historic 19th Century Hull migrants hotel

A historic former 19th Century migrants hotel in Hull has opened its doors for the cameras for the first time.

The Harry Lazarus Hotel on Posterngate was the temporary home for thousands of people travelling through the city on their way from Europe to the Americas.

The BBC was given an exclusive tour of the hotel accompanied by migration historian Dr Nick Evans.

  • 16 Aug 2016