pARTicipate for College & University

Our pARTicipate workshops are artist-led sessions inspired by the museum's unique collections.

pARTicipate @ People's History Museum

Build a Banner

Build a Banner @ People's History Museum

Find out about the history and symbolism of our unique collection of historic banners and work with an artist to create your own banner on a theme of your choice

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Drawing on Manchester

People's History Museum, Manchester

Explore the old and new buildings of Manchester with an artist. Experiment with different drawing materials around the city, then create a large scale version of your drawings back at the museum.


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The Art of Protest

SBuild a Banner @ People's History Museum

How and why do people protest? This session looks at images of protest and objects from our collections, as well as contemporary protests to find out about historic and contemporary protest art.

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Print Power

Print Power @ People's History Museum

Explore our unique collection of banners and learn about signs and symbols. Experiment with screen printing and mixed materials and create a finished piece to keep.

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Get in touch

For further information or to book a session you can contact the Learning Team on or 0161 838 9190.

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