People's History Museum (PHM) in Manchester is the national museum of democracy, telling the story of its development in Britain: past, present, and future.
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The museum’s programme of events and exhibitions offers something to enjoy for visitors of all ages and abilities.Find out what's on
The museum is fully accessible wherever possible. To help us best cater for your requirements, please contact the museum in advance of your visit on 0161 838 9190.Find out more
The museum is Family Friendly throughout, and we welcome visitors of all ages.
Previous winner of Kids in Museums Family Friendly Museum Award.Find out more
Groups can book a range of sessions from drama performances and artist-led sessions to creative writing, walking tours, guided tours and archive sessions.Find out more
The shop has a wonderful range of radical books, gifts and homeware that make great presents and souvenirs for kids and grown ups!Visit PHM's shop
For breakfast, lunch or if you’re on the go, pop in and enjoy hand-crafted coffees, seasonal British cuisine or fine local ales on Manchester’s sunniest riverside terrace.Pop in to the cafe
Take this fast and fun quiz to join PHM’s free museum membership, help us match your interests to what’s on offer, and keep up to date with details of how to plan your visit.Take the quiz!