People's History Museum


Left Bank
M3 3ER


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Recent Reviews:

  • Paul K
    Green Hammerton, United Kingdom
    Deathly dull and bereft of decent artefacts
    1 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 10th March 2020
    Housed in a former pumping station, the museum consists of two rather gloomy halls containing largely banners and posters connected to, for example, human rights and labour movements and issues. I... Read full review
  • davidwilliambarnes
    Blackpool, United Kingdom
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    3 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 11th March 2020
    Went here specifically to learn more about the Peterloo Massacre of 1819 as it recently achieved its bicentenary. To be honest I was a bit disappointed as I expected something special on Manchester... Read full review
  • railway_chap
    Glossop, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    More people should come here
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 3rd September 2020
    I’ve been meaning to visit for a while but was somehow put off by thinking it might be an overly trendy “non museum”. Glad to say I was wrong and should have visited before as it was very interesting... Read full review



  • 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 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00


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