People's History Museum

Visit Us

The museum and shop are open every day from 10.00am to 5.00pm, including bank holidays. We are closed on 24, 25, 26 December and 1 January.

Admission to the museum is free to all, donations are gratefully received.

Family Friendly

The museum is Family Friendly throughout and we welcome visitors of all ages.

Group Visits

The museum welcomes self-guided group visits.  We also offer guided tours of the main galleries and changing exhibitions for groups.


Looking for something a bit different? Inspired by the museum’s collections, our shop stocks a range of museum themed gifts, cards, books and souvenirs. Open every day from 10.00am to 5.00pm.

The Left Bank cafe bar

From breakfast to afternoon tea, there’s something to suit all tastes at The Left Bank cafe bar, open Monday to Saturday from 8.00am to 5.00pm and on Sunday from 10.00am to 5.00pm.


The museum is fully accessible where possible.

Contact Us

Tel: 0161 838 9190


People's History Museum, Left Bank, Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3ER

Tel + 44 (0)161 838 9190

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