3 August 2016, Make your Mark - graffiti prints @ People's History Museum for website copy
 
16 September 2017 - 13 May 2018, Savage Ink: The Cartoon & The Caricature @ People's History Museum. Cartoon © Steve Bell

Living History performance: Peterloo

learning@phm.org.uk.  Funded by Historic England.
 
 
25 October 2017, Make Your Mark: animal graffiti mural @ People's History Museum

October half term fun!

We have plenty to keep the whole family entertained this October half term!  Grab a marker and doodle away to help decorate the museum with our animal graffiti mural.  Use our new Mini Activist Handbook to discover your ideas worth fighting for, and commemorate Black History Month with our Living History performance, No Bed of Roses - From the Caribbean to Manchester.
 

13 October - 10 November 2017, WEA Course, Black History @ People's History Museum

Five week WEA Course: Black History

This Workers' Educational Association (WEA) course for Black History Month charts how black people have played a decisive role in the struggles for emancipation from slavery, the development of the workers' movement, and resistance to racism and to fascism.  Course attendees will explore the influences of PHM Radicals such as the Chartist leader William Cuffay and the Grunwick strike leader Jayaben Desai,  study historical documents, and enjoy a guided tour of the museum.
 
 
Family Friendly Savage Ink inspired items at the PHM shop

Family Friendly Savage Ink inspired items at the PHM shop

Taking inspiration from our upcoming exhibition Savage Ink: The Cartoon & The Caricature, PHM shop has an exciting new range of gifts and books to inspire young budding artists.  As well as new stationery and craft sets you will also find these great ‘create your own cartoon’ books to help get those creative juices flowing.  Don’t forget, every penny spent in the shop goes directly to helping fund and support the museum.
  Parliament Week 2017

Free Parliament Week school workshops: Tues 14 Nov (KS2) & Wed 15 Nov (KS3)

Parliament’s Education Service are delivering free, full day school workshops with the People’s History Museum during Parliament Week 2017.  Listen to an introduction to Parliament, take part in a debate, design your own political party, discover what happened at Peterloo, and explore the history of democracy in the museum galleries.  Email learning@phm.org.uk to book your visit.