Our pARTicipate workshops are artist-led sessions inspired by the museum's unique collections.
Sessions provide lots of opportunities for cross-curricular learning and link directly to the National Curriculum.
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.see more
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.see more
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.see more
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 take back to school.see more