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Behind the Scenes at People’s History Museum

Behind the Scenes at People’s History Museum

This Heritage Open Day we invite you behind the scenes for an afternoon of discovery…

12 September 2015

12 September 2015, Behind the Scenes @ People's History Museum

Time 13:00 - 16:00

Duration 3 hours

Cost In order to keep our events programme affordable to everyone please make a donation. Suggested donation £3

Take a tour of our fascinating Textile Conservation Studio with one of our Textile Conservators and find out about their current conservation projects.  Then delve into the Labour History Archive & Study Centre and discover the records of the social, political and economic life of the last two centuries.Heritage Open Days

Suitable for adults and young people.

  • Textile Conservation Studio tour, booking required via Eventbrite (see below): 1.00pm – 2.00pm
  • Archive delve and discover, drop in event: 2.00pm – 4.00pm

**Please note no food or drink is permitted in either space**

  • Treat yourself to 15% off in The Left Bank cafe bar and 10% off in the museum shop when you attend an event at the People’s History Museum
  • Love PHM? Join the Radicals and support the museum

Free historic bus rides from the collection of the Museum of Transport Sat 12 & Sun 13 Sept:

Circular route departing from the Museum of Transport at 11.00am heading to MOSI, leaving MOSI at 11.25am, arriving at People’s History Museum at 11.30am, then continuing the cycle with departures from the Museum of Transport every hour until the last round trip at 4.00pm.  Route will include a stop at the Manchester Jewish Museum on the Sunday only.  All times are subject to traffic disruption, so may leave later than shown, but will not leave earlier.  No booking required.Heritage Open Days free buses © Museum of Transport Greater ManchesterMuseum of Transport Greater Manchester

Booking Requirements:

  • Please note event attendees must arrive at least ten minutes before the start time of the event, otherwise their booked space will be given to someone on the reserve list
  • Please contact the museum as soon as possible if you wish to cancel your reservation so your place can be given to another visitor
  • Please note all donations are non refundable
  • For further information please contact the museum on 0161 838 9190 or email events@phm.org.uk