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People's History Museum


Left Bank
M3 3ER

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People's History Museum

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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:

  • Matthew S
    Salford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Highly recommended
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 20th May 2018
    Very interesting museum. What a great little-hidden gem highly recommend a visit if you have never been to the people's history museum. Covers 18th century to modern day social history Read full review
  • Natalie S
    Trip Type:
    Must visit
    5 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 13th May 2018
    As a Labour Party member I'd wanted to visit the PHM for ages, and I wasn't disappointed at all. Fantastic permanent galleries, interesting temporary exhibitions, good shop and lots of interactive... Read full review
  • Alan69Cathy61
    Sheffield, United Kingdom
    A First Class Museum
    4 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 10th May 2018
    This really is an excellent museum, covering working class history from the 18th century to the present day. Revolution, social reforms, equality, the right to vote, the co-operative movement... Read full review


Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission


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

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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