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Image of Landscape banner with gold fringing, embroidery, and lettering reading: 'General Election 1906'.
Drop in until 30 September 2024

General election trail

Discover objects from 20 general elections
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Key dates:

General election 2024

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Image of white t-shirt with blue and red London Underground style logo with text 'Lesbians & Gay Men, Never Going Underground, Out And Proud'.
Various dates in June 2024

LGBTQIA+ guided tours

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Image of Landscape banner with painted text: ‘Lesbians & Gays Support The Miners’, with a yellow rectangle border at the bottom, and maroon boarders on the left and right sides. The ‘o’ in Support is a peace symbol.

What was LGSM?

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Image of a plate with an illustration of people marching with placards below three large traditional banners. The text reads: Womens’ Support Group & NUM Manvers Colliery.
Collection Spotlight - on show until 9 September 2024

Bread and Roses: Women and the Miners' Strike

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Image of left to right: red bordered banner with central image of a brick building with text: The Tyldesley Miners’ Hall, 1893' and a red banner with text: 'Eastenders Against Pit Closures, Tower Hamlets Miners Support Group'.
On show until 30 December 2024

2024 Banner Exhibition


FREE ENTRY, most visitors donate £10

People’s History Museum
Left Bank
Manchester M3 3ER
0161 838 9190

Plan your visit

Museum & shop:
Open: 10.00am to 5.00pm, every day except Tuesdays
– Closed: 24, 25, 26 December & 1 January
Make a group booking

Labour History Archive & Study Centre:
– Visit by appointment:

Open Kitchen Cafe & Bar:
Open: 10.00am to 4.00pm, every day except Tuesdays
– Bookings: 07707 974 774 /

Image of People's History Museum building exterior, from Bridge Street, Manchester.


People’s History Museum is the national museum of democracy, telling the story of its development in Britain: past, present, and future.

Explore the radical stories of people coming together to champion ideas worth fighting for, and be empowered by the past to make a change for the future.

We are all together in the fight for a fairer world.

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