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People's History Museum

Bridge St., Manchester M3 3ER, England
+44 161 839 6061
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For all the people

Wonderful and thought provoking museum. With displays still very relevant today. A moving story of... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Manchester, United Kingdom
always interesting

Been a number of times and material is always interesting and well displayed. Usually covers... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Bridge St., Manchester M3 3ER, England
+44 161 839 6061
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Wonderful and thought provoking museum. With displays still very relevant today. A moving story of how struggles in the past have given us precious rights that we need to treasure.

Thank joseph850
Reviewed 6 days ago

Been a number of times and material is always interesting and well displayed. Usually covers issues about ordinary working people as the title suggests - often about things which happened in living memory for many (current display is about 1997 and the election of New...More

Thank Keithyp1
Reviewed 6 days ago

If you're interested in social and political history this museum is a must! Free entry, friendly staff who provide you with a map. LGBT+ exhibition was very informative. Lovely cafe and little shop.

Thank LisaKalugin
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Definitely worth a visit for everyone. I could not believe how different groups of people have been treated and in some cases so recently!

Thank Matthew E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to visit a temporary exhibition which was very insightful, will definitely be keeping an eye out for any new exhibitions that pop up at the museum!

Thank bredpath2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

You perhaps need to have an interest in UK social and political history to really enjoy this place but it's certainly a diverting hour or so and well worth a visit. Entry is free and there's a wealth of material displayed over 2 floors ina...More

Thank cricketguru
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing museum. If you believe in equality and fairness please visit. Free to enter. Lovely helpful staff, a brilliant cafe and a well stocked shop and gift area.

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent way of describing some key events of social history. Set in a past industrial facility. A good combination of exhibits and story

Thank nickm45
Reviewed 1 week ago

I popped in to see the queer history exhibition which was quite informative. If i'd had more time I would have looked around the whole place. Good cafe too.

Thank pauliem1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely worth a visit. Some interesting pieces to see and lots of information. Free entry. In City Centre.

Thank RachelDoyle
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Ema C
Hi. Cca how much it takes to visit it?
6 November 2016|
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Response from BrightonBN1 | Reviewed this property |
A couple of hours as there is so much to see and experience.
Hi, We have a flight just after 9am on Saturday 6th December. Can we ask at what time breakfast starts and at what time we should leave by (a) taxi or (B) by Skytrain/Airport train please?
8 January 2015|
Response from cindylou45 | Reviewed this property |
Hi It seems that you have chosen the right day to arrive as the café opens at 8.00 on Saturday. I'm not sure about travelling times from airports as I was staying in the area and walked. The People's History Museum has a... More