People's History Museum

Type:Museum

Left Bank
Spinningfields
Manchester
GREATER MANCHESTER
M3 3ER

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4.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • alybobs21
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Perfect for a rainy day
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 2nd March 2020
    Really cold rainy day so had the hotpot in the cafe - really tasty and very welcome. Plenty to look at in the museum, an interesting space, variety of stories and exhibits. Spent an absorbing hour... Read full review
  • 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
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    PHM
    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

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 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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  • Learn about the redeveloped People's History Museum here!

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