Manchester Museum

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The University of Manchester
Oxford Road
Greater Manchester
M13 9PL

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Manchester Museum

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Recent Reviews:

  • nicolepN322BD
    Umea, Sweden
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Manchester Museum - cute and cozy
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 9th July 2019
    I really enjoyed my visit there! Walked by on a day I didn't know what to do so I didn't know anything about the place but I was truly surprised! In a good way. (also I went on a Sunday afternoon so... Read full review
  • mph25
    Salford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Well worth a trip if you're in the area
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 14th July 2019
    Visited the museum today with a slightly hyperactive five year old in tow. She absolutely loved the place and had a brilliant time. Her jaw hit the floor when she saw the T Rex on arrival and was so... Read full review
  • StephenIRL82
    Trip Type:
    Disappointing "dumbing" down and self flagellation - At least it was free !
    2 of 5 stars
    Monday, 15th July 2019
    My son and I visited this much loved institution on Saturday 13th July and it all started well in the dinosaur section. Things started to go a bit wrong when we went upstairs and were greeted by some... Read full review



  • Green Tourism Business Scheme
  • On-Site café or restaurant


  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Visually impaired
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Provider Facilities

  • Conference facilities - Internet access
  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families

Dates and Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*

* Closed 24th - 26th December and 1st January

Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change


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