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Shop @ People's History Museum

PHM shopThe PHM shop has a wonderful range of radical books, toys, gifts and homeware that make great presents for kids and grown ups!

If you love radical history, this is the place to come for all your retail needs.  From suffragette board games to cross stitching protest banner kits, we’ve got it!  Our gifts also have an extra feel good factor; when you shop with us, all your purchases go towards supporting the museum.

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Take a look @PHMShop on Twitter or @phmshop on Instagram to browse some of our items,  or you can email the Retail Team at for info, orders and suggestions.

Christmas shopping at PHMJoin the Radicals

  • Give a Radical gift this Christmas!
    Looking for something different?  Give the gift that keeps on giving and treat a loved one to a year’s PHM Radical Supporter membership for only £30!  Membership includes a
    range of benefits: invitations to exhibition Private Views, regular updates through e-newsletters, and 10% discount in the museum shop and The Left Bank cafe bar.  Purchase this gift at the museum shop and it will include a free gift-wrapped PHM mug, PHM badge and Battle for the Ballot poster.Museum Shop Sunday
  • Museum Shop Sunday, 26 November 2017
    Museum Shop Sunday is a way for shops in cultural venues across the world to raise their profile during the busy Christmas shopping period.  Pop in to PHM shop and buy some unique gifts for your family and friends in relaxing and inspiring surroundings away from the chaos of the high street. 
  • Etsy Christmas Fair
    Back again for their second year at PHM, Etsy Manchester are setting up shop in our magnificent Engine Hall. Find all the Christmas presents you need from Etsy Manchesterthe best independent retailers in the city at this festive extravaganza!  The fair will take place on Friday 1 December, 5.00pm – 8.00pm, Saturday 2 December, 11.00am – 5.00pm and Sunday 3 December, 11.00am – 4.00pm.
  • Winter Warmer, Thursday 14 December, 5.00pm – 8.00pmRadical Lates at People's History Museum
    Join a festive Radical Late at PHM!  Treat yourself to mulled wine and mince pies from The Left Bank cafe bar, and browse our shop for some bee-utiful gifts from local crafters and creators.  Have a go at making your own wrapping paper in our crafty corner to the seasonal sounds of a very special choir.