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Nothing About Us Without Us - People’s History Museum announces new programme for 2022-2023

16 November 2021
People’s History Museum’s (PHM) new programme for 2022 and 2023 will explore the history of disabled people’s rights, activism and fight for inclusion. 

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Christmas shopping at People’s History Museum

28 October 2021
To make your Christmas giving sparkle with original thinking, PHM shop has selected some of its favourite items to give a flavour of what to expect on its shelves. The list features both best sellers and new items that will be available for a limited time only and represents independent companies, local products and bespoke designs. All are available at PHM shop in Manchester city centre or online.

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Explore People’s History Museum at October half term

5 October 2021
This October half term there are three different ways for families to explore People’s History Museum (PHM) and the stories that it tells, including a brand new Passport Trail designed around the museum’s 2021 headline theme of migration. Each experience invites families to discover fascinating stories and a world of ideas worth fighting for, and are all designed with different age groups in mind.

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Migration: a human story

27 September 2021
A two year programme focused on exploring migration at People’s History Museum is reaching its climax this autumn with a series of interventions staged throughout the national museum of democracy. These powerful, moving and sometimes shocking explorations of migration within the UK’s democratic history past and present are the result of a collaboration with a Community Programme Team made up of individuals whose lives have been shaped by migration.

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The Longest Act celebrates its 200th birthday at People’s History Museum

21 September 2021
The 1821 Land Tax Commissioners’ Act, is physically the longest law UK Parliament has passed and to mark its 200th birthday it will be on display at People’s History Museum (PHM) in Manchester (until 5 December 2021) thanks to a UK Parliamentary Archives loan.

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