People's History Museum

Type:Museum

Left Bank
Spinningfields
Manchester
GREATER MANCHESTER
M3 3ER

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating - 1007 reviews1007 reviews
Close window

Call direct on:

Tel:+44 (0)161 838 9190

Fax: +44 (0)161 838 9190

Add People's History Museum to your Itinerary

People's History Museum

Ticket Prices

Map & Directions

Follow Us

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4.5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2019
  • Excellent
    559
  • Very Good
    343
  • Average
    76
  • Poor
    17
  • Terrible
    12

Recent Reviews:

  • Mark B
    Liverpool, United Kingdom
    large banners
    3 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 29th August 2019
    This museum is heavily dominated and influenced by our political history there also seemed to bit lots of banners from long forgotten associations and affiliations Read full review
  • 640ds
    Manchester, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Hidden gem!
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 3rd September 2019
    This is a gem of a place to visit if you have spare hour or so in central Manchester. And given where our politics and democracy is right now (first week of Sep 2019), how poignant to remember all... Read full review
  • W5837NYchristinep
    Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Amasing museum
    5 of 5 stars
    Thursday, 5th September 2019
    This museum is about the workers of this country campaigning for better working conditions,right to vote & Peterloo.Forget your politics this isn’t about that it’s about how your ancestors had to... 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 2019 - 31 Dec 2019)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 17:00*
Dates and times marked with a '*' are provisional and may be subject to change

Video

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

What's Nearby

  1. The John Rylands Library

    A late-Victorian, neo-Gothic masterpiece

    0.14 miles away
  2. Spinningfields

    One of the city’s most vibrant destinations, Spinningfields is a thriving hub for work,…

    0.16 miles away
  3. Manchester Opera House

    A popular calling point for touring productions and concerts, including big-name West End…

    0.19 miles away
  1. The Crystal Maze Live Experience

    In the 90’s, The Crystal Maze was one of the UK’s favourite television shows. Now it’s…

    0.3 miles away
  2. Science and Industry Museum

    Home to the world’s oldest surviving passenger railway station, and the world’s first…

    0.3 miles away
  3. Great Northern Warehouse

    The Grade 2 listed Great Northern building, a former railway goods distribution warehouse…

    0.34 miles away
  4. Central Library

    An incomparable venue in the city.

    0.34 miles away
  5. Manchester Town Hall

    Built in 1877, Manchester Town Hall is a Victorian, neo-gothic classic and home of the…

    0.35 miles away
  6. Royal Exchange Theatre

    Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre Company transforms the way people see theatre, each…

    0.36 miles away
  7. Albert Square

    Gothic heart of Manchester city centre. Home to the town hall and many seasonal events.

    0.36 miles away
  8. Castlefield Bowl

    An outdoor amphitheatre style venue in Manchester's city centre, home to the annual…

    0.37 miles away
  9. All Star Lanes

    All Star Lanes is Manchester’s premier luxury bowling destination. Mixing boutique…

    0.38 miles away
  10. Shambles Square

    Shambles Square is a historic square situated right next to Exchange Square Metrolink…

    0.39 miles away
  11. Manchester Cathedral

    A stunning interior with the best late medieval woodwork in the north.

    0.43 miles away
  12. Chetham's School of Music

    A unique cultural institution that combines music, education and heritage.

    0.47 miles away
Previous Next

Search for What's Nearby

Product Type
Proximity
Within miles

Related

Saturday, 23rd March 2019 - Sunday, 23rd February 2020

Peterloo commemorative glass, date unknown © People’s History MuseumDisrupt? Peterloo and ProtestPart of the national commemorations marking 200 years since the Peterloo Massacre in Manchester 1819, People’s History Museum’s (PHM) headline exhibition for 2019 Disrupt? Peterloo and Protest tells the story of Peterloo and highlights its relevance today, examining issues within our democracy that…
more info

Saturday, 19th January 2019 - Sunday, 5th January 2020

2019 Banner Display2019 Banner DisplayVisit 2019's selection of historic and contemporary banners – some on public display for the first time, all specially conserved by the museum's expert Conservation Team.
more info

Follow Manchester