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Exhibitions in Manchester

Exhibitions in Manchester

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Exhibitions in Manchester

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  1. Add Dinosaurs in the Wild to your Itinerary

    Dinosaurs in the Wild


    Dinosaurs in the Wild is a unique and exhilarating blend of live-action theatre, theme park fun and the very latest palaeontological knowledge which will transport you back an astonishing 67 million years by time machine to encounter living...

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  2. Add Robots to your Itinerary



    The robots are coming.

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  3. Add Buy Art Fair to your Itinerary

    Buy Art Fair


    Last year’s Buy Art Fair was the most successful event to date seeing more than 7000 art lovers visit over the weekend and record art sales.

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  4. Add The Reformation to your Itinerary

    The Reformation


    A monk who shattered the strength of the Catholic Church, a monarch who wanted to take more than one wife, a society that put sin up for sale – and the power of the printed word to challenge it all. Our latest exhibition reveals a series of events...

  5. Add Manchester Science Festival to your Itinerary

    Manchester Science Festival


    Manchester Science Festival is a creative, playful and surprising celebration of science.

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  6. Add Gestured to your Itinerary



    Notes and scribbled drawings by Elizabethan alchemist John Dee have laid the foundations for a new installation of artworks for the atmospheric interior of Britain's oldest surviving public library.

  7. Add In Service 1918-2017 to your Itinerary

    In Service 1918-2017


    In Service 1918-2017 consists of 226 commemorative ceramic plates, one for each global conflict since 1918 and all listing the number of fatalities for that conflict.

  8. Add Thursday Lates: Come join the protest! to your Itinerary

    Thursday Lates: Come join the protest!


    Pop into the Library to look round The Reformation exhibition and find out more about how people used print to protest.
    Join us for an evening of print and protest.

  9. Add Pelé: Art, Life, Football to your Itinerary

    Pelé: Art, Life, Football

    Cathedral Gardens, Manchester

    Pelé: Art, Life, Football, looks at the stages of the Brazilian icon's life; from Santos to New York via 4 World Cups, through the eyes of artists and photographers around the world.

  10. Add Uncovering the Reformation - Curator Tour to your Itinerary

    Uncovering the Reformation - Curator Tour


    Join us for a free 30 minute curator-led tour that will explore the stories behind the items in The Reformation exhibition.

  11. Add Material Remains to your Itinerary

    Material Remains

    Cavendish Street, Manchester

    Artworks in the show look to question the nature of everyday materials, provide alternative visions of outmoded things, re-work familiar objects, as well as opening up ideas around materiality and use.

  12. Add C'mon baby light my pyre - Collection Encounter to your Itinerary

    C'mon baby light my pyre - Collection Encounter


    Drop in to the Library to see items from the collection and find out more about a Europe torn apart by spiritual conflict.

  13. Add Radical Print - Printing Press Demonstration to your Itinerary

    Radical Print - Printing Press Demonstration


    Watch and learn about how the printing press became an instrument of defiance and rebellion during the time of the Reformation.

  14. Add Katab: Quilting Stories from India to your Itinerary

    Katab: Quilting Stories from India


    Hear the stories of 10 inspiring women told through a collection of quilts handmade by them using the traditional Indian craft of katab.

  15. Add Reena Saini Kallat to your Itinerary

    Reena Saini Kallat


    Acclaimed artist Reena Saini Kallat has delved into Manchester Museum's natural science and human culture collections for her solo exhibition.

  16. Add LEGO Space Rovers to your Itinerary

    LEGO Space Rovers

    Castlefield, Manchester

    Boldly going where no LEGO has gone before, LEGO space rovers let kids get hands on with artificial intelligence, using space bots fit for the moon.

  17. Add AIR Open 2017 to your Itinerary

    AIR Open 2017


    AIR Open 2017 is AIR Gallery's first Open exhibition; showcasing 40 contemporary artists from across the globe.

  18. Add The life and work of Marx and Engels to your Itinerary

    The life and work of Marx and Engels


    This exhibition celebrates the truly creative partnership between Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, and the body of revolutionary, philosophical and economic writings that their collaboration produced.

  19. Add South Asian Design to your Itinerary

    South Asian Design


    South Asian craft and fashion from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka spanning three centuries. Each country is famous for their vibrant regional costumes, luxurious textiles and intricately detailed ceramic, stone or metal ornaments.

  20. Add Contemporary Portraiture by Peter Davis MAFA to your Itinerary

    Contemporary Portraiture by Peter Davis MAFA


    This exhibition of paintings by prize-winning MAFA artist Peter Davis, explores the subject of humanity and our relationship with technology.

    By documenting our digital and social mediated world, Davis' work can be read as a social documentary that...

  21. Add Craft Unravelled: Hipsters & Heritage to your Itinerary

    Craft Unravelled: Hipsters & Heritage


    Manchester Craft & Design Centre's free 20 minute informal 'Craft Unravelled' series of talks and tours take place on the last Tuesday of every month at 1:30pm.

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