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Museum to host Future Everything event

22 April 2010

Prime Numerics – Sosolimited Thursday 29 April 2010 @ 7.30pm The museum is delighted to be hosting a special event next Thursday evening (29 April) by Future Everything.  Please join us for a live audiovisual remix of the third UK General Election TV debate.  In the apt surroundings of the new museum, view Brown, Cameron and […]

New short film

20 April 2010

If you’ve not had time to visit the new museum yet, you can get a good idea of what it’s like by watching a new short film.  You’ll get to see around the new building including the new museum galleries.  The film also includes short interviews with visitors.    Our friends at Museums & Heritage Online have made […]

Official Opening

5 March 2010

Official re-opening 6 March 2010 Friday 5 March sees the official opening of the People’s History Museum in Manchester with the Rt Hon Andy Burnham MP.  The museum is a unique centre which explores many of the world-changing ideas fought for by the working people of Britain and charts the history of democracy from the […]

Michael Foot Obituary

4 March 2010

Michael Foot 1913 – 2010 It is with great sadness that we received the news of the death of Michael Foot, ex leader of the Labour Party and great friend to the People’s History Museum. Michael was a trustee of the museum since 1986 and was involved in the negotiations which saw its transfer from […]

Animation of the new People’s History Museum

26 February 2010

Friday 26 February 6.00pm to 9.00pm On Friday 26 February, the new People’s History Museum’s will host a private launch party, one week before the official launch of the new museum. To mark the beginning of the countdown to the official opening, and to celebrate the opening of the museum’s new building, one of the […]