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People's History Museum


Left Bank
M3 3ER

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People's History Museum

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:

  • fpa73
    Cremieu, France
    Trip Type:
    À must see !
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 27th March 2017
    When in Manchester, don't hesitate to go there and spend a couple of hours in that excellent museum. You will know more about the Storm of Britain in general and Manchester in particular. It is free... Read full review
  • grylle
    Copenhagen, Denmark
    Trip Type:
    Very good tour
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th March 2017
    I came with a class of 17-year-old Danes, and our guide made an effort to articulate so that the students would understand him and he did a good job of inspiring them and including them during the... Read full review
  • Imani M
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    So much fun
    5 of 5 stars
    Saturday, 18th March 2017
    This history gives real context of society's evolution in Manchester and Britain. The museum has a little bit of everything. Fancy dress and a number of other hands on activities are around every... 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 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

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