23 March 2017
The 1997 general election was a unique moment in Britain’s modern democratic history; one which is captured, examined and discussed in an exhibition taking place at the People’s History Museum, running from Saturday 25 March to Sunday 4 June 2017. The exhibition will explore ‘New’ Labour’s victory, helping visitors reflect on the issues it raised […]
3 March 2017
The museum was delighted to welcome Ian McKellen to open Never Going Underground: The Fight for LGBT+ Rights - a ground-breaking exhibition that explores the movement and stories of diverse LGBT+ communities and their quest for equality, and which marks 50 years since the partial decriminalisation of homosexual acts in England and Wales (1967 Sexual Offences Act). […]
15 February 2017
Join us for a fabulous season of events celebrating the achievements of women
5 January 2017
Discover the art of printmaking with a series of workshops and live demonstrations inspired by the stunning exhibition Dedicated to all Defenders of Human Freedoms. The Art of Paul Peter Piech, on show until 12 February 2017.
4 November 2016
Will the morning of 9 November 2016 see the first woman to enter the White House as President or will Trump triumph? We invite you to digest and discuss this momentous occasion.
27 October 2016
Join us in celebrating the richness and diversity of LGBT+ people and communities
5 October 2016
Visit PHM during October and join in our programme of events to celebrate Black History Month
28 September 2016
International conference at People’s History Museum, 8 – 10 June 2017
4 August 2016
The People’s History Museum is delighted to have been awarded a Museum Resilience Fund grant of £273,600 from Arts Council England. Our project, Builders and Dreamers: the future of ideas worth fighting for, will transform our museum over the coming 18 months. At such a time of political and social change the People’s History Museum has […]
27 July 2016
Walk, play, wander and wonder with The Loiterers Resistance Movement
Sent out approximately every two months.
The People's History Museum is very grateful to all its funders