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People's History Museum

Type:Museum

Left Bank
Spinningfields
Manchester
GREATER MANCHESTER
M3 3ER

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People's History Museum

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Map & Directions

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.

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.

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Recent Reviews:

  • noa49
    Kfar-Saba Israel
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    A unique museau describing the Industrial revolution and its impact. Not to be missed.
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 16th September 2017
    Well presented, very informative but well organized and explained - a must for everyone visiting Manchester. Read full review
  • VanessaRoad
    North Wales, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Excellent
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 12th September 2017
    An excellent museum illustrating northern political and social history through banners, posters and artefacts. Housed in the amazing historical space of the hydro electric building. The cafe looked... Read full review
  • Fe W
    Beauly, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    So interesting with different not run-of -the-mill e
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 5th September 2017
    So interesting and not your usual museum. Was an LBGT seminar on at the time I visited so lots of people but so colourful and vibrant. Well laid out and descriptions brilliant, not boring old style... Read full review

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Accessibility

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

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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