People's History Museum


Left Bank
M3 3ER


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  • 254clarej
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Great museum, have visited it quite a few times already and will do again.
    5 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 21st October 2020
    Really interesting museum with lots of information about people from Manchester and other places who have fought for everyone to get the vote, for the right to be in a trade union and for everyone to... Read full review
  • markfarrow77
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Essential history
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 25th October 2020
    The museum is exceptional in that it informs and educates on the subject of people's struggle for a fairer world - wonderful exhibits and interactive displays - but not for touching at the moment! Read full review
  • R4412BQkeithc
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    Solo travel
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 9th November 2020
    Lovely place and really informative. Was a great place that highlights history throughout the years. 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 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
Tuesday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00

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Tuesday, 1st September 2020 - Wednesday, 30th June 2021

Images of protest: Black Lives MatterImages of protest: Black Lives MatterThis slideshow will feature the images of photographer Jake Hardy, who attended the Black Live Matter protests in Manchester.
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Thursday, 3rd December 2020 - Sunday, 31st October 2021

People looking away from camera#WELCOME?This exhibition explores the wider impact of media coverage and changing immigration controls, as well as highlighting campaigns to end the 'hostile environment' and its policies. Including photographs, newspaper covers, campaign material and video, the exhibition also presents the moving personal…
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Monday, 16th November 2020 - Wednesday, 30th June 2021

People's History Museum exteriorArt for Two - conversation and tourDiscover ideas worth fighting for past, present and future in this online conversation and tour of PHM’s main galleries, with actor Alfred Enoch and PHM’s Head of Collections & Engagement Jenny Mabbott.  Part of Google Arts & Culture’s Art for Two series.
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Saturday, 27th March 2021 - Saturday, 27th March 2021

Materials for making a quilt laid out on a tableThe Fabric of Protest- OnlineOnce a month join this informal creative workshop for an hour of stitching, chatting and sharing, inspired by the museum’s collections.
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Wednesday, 27th January 2021 - Friday, 30th April 2021

A coloured print of the Peterloo MassacrePeterloo to the Pankhursts: Radicalism and Reform in the 19th CenturyDiscover the history of the struggle for rights and representation. On this course, you will understand this event within a wider context of radicalism and reform over the 19th century.
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