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Lift closure

The museum’s main lift will be closed for necessary maintenance from Tues 28 May to Mon 3 June 2024, affecting lift access to Gallery Two.

Our smaller lift allows access to Gallery One.

Find out more about access at PHM

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Press releases from March 2024

Banner Bonanza at People’s History Museum

18 March 2024
PHM is famous the world over for its banners, so this Easter holidays it is holding a Family Friendly Banner Bonanza. Free banner inspired drop in activities from Friday 29 March to Friday 12 April (11.00am to 3.00pm).

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PHM marks the 40th anniversary of the Miners’ Strike (1984-1985)

13 March 2024
People’s History Museum is holding a special archive event, galleries tour and creative workshop, all of which will explore the 1984 to 1985 Miners’ Strike and surrounding events, 40 years on.

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