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Filming and Photography

Photography or filming for personal use

You can take photographs for personal use in all of our galleries with a hand-held camera, but there may be photography restrictions in some exhibitions for copyright reasons.

You must have public liability insurance to use a camera stand inside the museum.

Press filming and photography

If you’d like to film or photograph inside the museum for a news item or editorial feature, please contact our Press team.

Telephone: 0161 606 0176 / 0161 606 0213
Email: press@msimanchester.org.uk

Approved film crews and photographers must provide the following in advance:
  • method statement
  • risk assessment
  • Public Liability Insurance certificate

Commercial filming and photography

If you’d like to film or photograph inside the museum for a commercial production or publication, please download and complete this enquiry form and email it to comfilm@msimanchester.org.uk.

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