You are here:


Lifelong Learning - more to see, more to learn

  • 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 now on show, on display until 3 September 2017.

If your Greater Manchester school hasn’t visited PHM before, you may be eligible for a free visit. 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.  To make a booking or find out more, please contact the Learning Team by emailing or calling 0161 838 9190.


  • Special school coach offer:  Receive a discount on travel when you book a workshop for groups of up to 60 learners.If  you would like to find out more about this please email or call the Learning team on 0161 838 9190.
  • 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 information or to book a session, please use the Learning enquiry form or call 0161 838 9190