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People's History Museum

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Left Bank
Spinningfields
Manchester
GREATER MANCHESTER
M3 3ER

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  • CampaignWe're Good To Go We're Good To Go 2020

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The museum is free to enter with a suggested donation of £5.

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  • Visit BritainWe're Good to Go We're Good to Go 2020
  • Regional and MiscellaneousWTTC Safe Travels WTTC Safe Travels 2021

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    Recent Reviews:

    • MariaS15241
      London, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Couples
      A very interesting and informative experience
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 7th June 2021
      Had a great time visiting the People’s History museum. The museum provides an overview of the recent history of Manchester and the UK, and also highlights some of the current struggles the country is... Read full review
    • yettiowner
      Brilliant museum
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 9th June 2021
      Great exhibits covering a range of social history with a focus on Manchester and the North West. The staff were incredibly welcoming and informative and the displays were very clear. Small things... Read full review
    • 580anestist
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Amazing place!!!
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 10th June 2021
      Amazing museum building and cafeteria gives you such a vivid understanding of the British social struggles and evolution a real gem!!! 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 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
    DayTimes
    Monday - TuesdayClosed
    Wednesday - Sunday10:00 - 16:00
    Open Kitchen Cafe & Bar (1 Jan 2021 - 31 Dec 2021)
    DayTimes
    Monday - Friday08:00 - 16:00
    Saturday - Sunday10:00 - 18:00

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