People's History Museum

Type:Museum

Left Bank
Spinningfields
Manchester
GREATER MANCHESTER
M3 3ER

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Map & Directions

Public Transport Directions

By Metrolink - The nearest Metrolink station is St Peter's Square or Piccadilly Station. From there it is a five minute walk along a pedestrianised route.

By bus - There is a free metroshuttle bus - No3 (purple line) which runs between Piccadilly and Princess Street. The nearest stop is Portland Street.

By train - We are a five minute walk from both Piccadilly and Oxford Road train stations.

Road Directions

From motorways, follow brown signs to City Art Gallery or Chorlton Street Coach Station. NCP parking is available directly behind on Bloom Street and Major Street.

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Recent Reviews:

  • Neil B
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Social history well told
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 16th January 2019
    Absolutely cracking museum (and it’s free). It tells the story of democracy in Britain from the industrial revolution through to modern times. Clearly designed with children in mind, so everything is... Read full review
  • hazel L
    Malpas, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    History but in a fun way what could be better ?
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 18th January 2019
    As a first time visitor to Manchester this is a must do ! Its free and such amazing staff very talkative and informed. In the museum nearly all the exhibit were interactive and such fun there were... Read full review
  • salt96
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Thought provoking and unique museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 19th January 2019
    The permenant exhibitions are really interesting and you can get two trips out of them just due to the level of detail in them. Family friendly. The first time I visited there was a temporary... Read full review

Facilities

Accessibility

  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Dates and Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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