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  • Self-guided group visits: Free of charge, but must be pre-booked with the Learning Team
  • Early Years Story Sessions: £3 per child.  Minimum charge £60
  • Living History: £3.50 per learner (£4 non AGMA).  Minimum charge £75
  • City Centre Trails: £4.50 per learner (£5 non AGMA).  Minimum charge £90
  • Creative Writing workshop: £3.50 per learner (£4 non AGMA).  Minimum charge £75
  • pARTicipate half day workshops: £4 per learner (£4.50 non AGMA).  Minimum charge £75
  • pARTicipate full day workshops: £8 per learner (£9 non AGMA).  Minimum charge £145
  • Guided Tours: £3.50 per person.  Minimum charge £35
  • Introduction to Archives: £3.50 per person
  • Snapshot on… : £3.50 per person

FREE school visit offer

The museum’s latest changing exhibition Never Going Underground: The Fight for LGBT+ Rights is on display until Sunday 3 September 2017.

Bring your class to visit the exhibition and combine it with one of our LGBT+ focused learning sessions:

  • The Art of Protest – Does the exhibition make you want to protest against inequality in our world?  Produce protest art work to tell people why (suitable for all ages).
  • Guided Tour – Discover how the history of gender and sexuality has been affected by society, politics and activism over the past 200 years (suitable for Key Stages 4 & 5).
  • Archive Tour – Discover what an archive is and to look behind the scenes (suitable for Key Stages 4 & 5).

We are offering 15 FREE visits for Greater Manchester schools that haven’t been to PHM before for groups of up to 30 learners, including:

  • Travel
  • LGBT+ focused learning session
  • Learning resources created by the Proud Trust

Places offered on a first come, first served basis.


  • Special coach offer for schools: Receive a discount on travel when you book a workshop for groups of up to 60 learners
  • Guided Tour & Introduction to Archives: £6 per person.  Minimum charge £60
  • Guided Tour & Snapshot on… : £6 per person.  Minimum charge £60
  • Teas & Tours: £6.45 per person.  Minimum charge £65

All sessions are free for accompanying adults.

  • For further details on any of the above information or to book a session, please use the Learning enquiry form or call 0161 838 9190.