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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.

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Press releases from May 2022

People’s History Museum shortlisted for Art Fund Museum of the Year 2022

10 May 2022
Today (10 May 2022) People’s History Museum (PHM) in Manchester has been announced as one of five museums selected as finalists for Art Fund Museum of the Year 2022. The largest museum prize in the world, Art Fund Museum of the Year celebrates the innovation and creativity of the UK’s museums and galleries.

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