Free entry – Donate online or at the museum Open 10am – 5pm daily

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Temporary closures 23 February

Due to bad weather, the Victorian Funfair and the 1830 Express are currently closed. The rest of the museum remains open.


Half term Steam, Sweat and Spinners

11 – 26 February. Join us for Steam, Sweat and Spinners – A week of fun family activities exploring the Industrial Revolution in Victorian Manchester.
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Families Plan your visit

Planning a family visit to the museum? We have something to offer for children of all ages. Find out more here.

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