Exhibitions in Manchester

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  1. Add Use Hearing Protection: The early years of Factory Records to your Itinerary

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    Use Hearing Protection: The early years of Factory Records

    Castlefield, Manchester

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    This special exhibition tells the story of Factory Records’ formative years from 1978 – 1982, and how it used innovation in the fields of music, technology and design to give Manchester an authentic voice and distinctive identity.

    Venue

    Science and Industry Museum, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    3 July 2020to10 Jan 2021

    Indicative Availability

    Book Use Hearing Protection: The early years of Factory Records Online (opens in a new window)

  2. Add Dippy on Tour to your Itinerary

    Dippy on Tour

    Rochdale

    The Natural History Museum's​ famous dinosaur, Dippy the Diplodocus is leaving the museum for the first time to go a on a tour of the UK, and will visit Rochdale in 2020.

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2020to28 June 2020Various Opening Times
  3. Add Prehistoric garden to your Itinerary

    Prehistoric garden

    Rochdale

    To celebrate Dippy’s visit to Rochdale in 2020, we’ve created a garden that showcases some of the plants that were around when dinosaurs roamed the earth.

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2020to28 June 2020
  4. Add The Fire Within to your Itinerary

    The Fire Within

    1 Wigan Gallery, Wigan

    The Fire Within opened May 2019 and has seen a shopping centre transformed into a vibrant hub of culture as part of a ground-breaking concept reimagining public space. 

    Dates

    From:
    6 Jan 2020to23 Dec 202011:00 - 15:00
  5. Add Suzanne Lacy: We Are Here to your Itinerary

    Suzanne Lacy: We Are Here

    Manchester

    Suzanne Lacy is an American artist who works across photography, film, performance, installation, public practice and writing.

    Venue

    Manchester Art Gallery, MANCHESTER

    The Whitworth, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    27 Mar 2020to23 Aug 2020
  6. Add Prehistoric bog garden at Truffet Park to your Itinerary

    Prehistoric bog garden at Truffet Park

    Langley, Middleton

    Step back in time with our prehistoric bog gardens.

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2020to28 June 2020
  7. Add Rochdale Wedding Show to your Itinerary

    Rochdale Wedding Show

    Rochdale

    Rochdale Wedding Show is always an unmissable event for brides and grooms to be, as well as their friends and families. It's the ultimate wedding shopping experience, where you can buy, book and hire everything you need for your special day.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Sept 2020
  8. Add The Tiger that Came to Tea and Mog the Forgetful Cat to your Itinerary

    The Tiger that Came to Tea and Mog the Forgetful Cat

    Manchester

    "Suddenly there was a ring at the door… The Tiger said, 'Excuse me, but I'm very hungry. Do you think I could have tea with you?" Join the Tiger for tea and hear the tale of his surprise visit to Sophie and her mummy. Open the door and take a trip…

    Dates

    From:
    14 Feb 2020to31 Dec 2020

    Indicative Availability

    Book The Tiger that Came to Tea and Mog the Forgetful Cat Online (opens in a new window)

  9. Dippy's virtual tour

    Enjoy the Dippy experience from the comfort of your home.

    Dates

    From:
    24 May 2020to31 Dec 2020
  10. Add Martha Colburn: My Secret Shame to your Itinerary

    Martha Colburn: My Secret Shame

    Manchester

    HOME will host the first UK solo exhibition by Martha Colburn, curated by Bren O'Callaghan, bringing together an eclectic selection of her work from the past twenty-five years.

    Venue

    HOME, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    9 May 2020to19 July 2020

    Indicative Availability

    Book Martha Colburn: My Secret Shame Online (opens in a new window)

  11. Add Will Pham: Record, Retrieve, Reactivate to your Itinerary

    Will Pham: Record, Retrieve, Reactivate

    Thomas Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester

    Pham has developed a new work which explores his interest in using archives and historical narratives as tools to address contemporary cultural and political issues.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Apr 2020to12 July 202010:00 - 17:00
  12. Add The Pothole at Bury Sculpture Centre to your Itinerary

    The Pothole at Bury Sculpture Centre

    Bury

    Anna Reading's Mark Tanner Sculpture Award exhibition, The Pothole, travels to Bury Sculpture Centre as part of the award's national touring programme. Find out how you can still enjoy this exhibition during the lockdown period......

    Dates

    From:
    7 Mar 2020to20 June 2020
  13. Add Strip! How Football Got Shirty to your Itinerary

    Strip! How Football Got Shirty

    Manchester

    Strip! How football got shirty examines the very fibres of shirt fashion, design and technology through the ages.

    Venue

    National Football Museum, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    22 Nov 2019to7 June 2020
  14. Add Derek Jarman PROTEST! to your Itinerary

    Derek Jarman PROTEST!

    Manchester

    PROTEST! is a major retrospective of the work of one of the most influential figures in 20th century British culture, Derek Jarman.

    Venue

    HOME, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    2 Apr 2020to31 Aug 2020
  15. Add MCM Manchester Comic Con to your Itinerary

    MCM Manchester Comic Con

    Manchester

    The UK's BIGGEST Modern Pop-Culture event.

    Dates

    From:
    25 July 2020to26 July 202009:00 - 17:00
  16. Add A New Constellation: Chinese Diaspora Now to your Itinerary

    A New Constellation: Chinese Diaspora Now

    Thomas Street, Northern Quarter, Manchester

    A New Constellation: Chinese Diaspora Now is a group exhibition that attempts to revisit the concept of 'Chinese diaspora' as a method to explore cultural identity in the UK now.

    Dates

    From:
    24 Apr 2020to12 July 202010:00 - 17:00
  17. Add Prehistoric bog garden at Queen's Park to your Itinerary

    Prehistoric bog garden at Queen's Park

    Heywood

    Step back in time with our prehistoric bog garden.

    Dates

    From:
    1 June 2020to28 June 2020
  18. Add A Place Lived to your Itinerary

    A Place Lived

    Manchester

    'a place lived' by artist Maddi Nicholson is a series of playful cast iron enamelled sculptures that invite us to reflect on those who shaped Spinningfields in the 1800s.

    Dates

    From:
    22 July 2019to19 July 2021
  19. Add 2020 Banner Display to your Itinerary

    2020 Banner Display

    Spinningfields, Manchester

    Visit 2020's selection of historic and contemporary banners – some on public display for the first time.

    Venue

    People's History Museum, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    25 Jan 2020to3 Jan 2021
  20. Add Young, Rich & Famous to your Itinerary

    Young, Rich & Famous

    Manchester

    In this digital age of collecting selfies and more on social media, what does immortality mean?

    Venue

    Central Library, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    6 Mar 2020to18 Sept 2020
  21. Add 'What stops us from being well?'  – The Men's Room to your Itinerary

    'What stops us from being well?' – The Men's Room

    Manchester

    This exhibition showcases these themes with rawness, realness and rare talent.

    Venue

    HOME, MANCHESTER

    Dates

    From:
    31 Mar 2020to29 June 2020

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