7 results, sorted alphabetically

Items per page

Greater Manchester Police Museum


An easily overlooked curiosity, this converted former police station - far larger than it looks from the outside - contains early CSI-style case histories,...

57a Newton Street

Imperial War Museum North


Surely Manchester's most striking building of the past decade, the brain-boggling design of the museum is based on star architect Daniel Libeskind's concept...

The Quays
FreeMajor venue

International Anthony Burgess Foundation

Attractions, Museums

The Foundation opened in 2010 as a repository for a vast collection of Burgess ephemera, from the author's musical instruments and typewriters to his...

Chorlton Mill

Manchester Jewish Museum


Just beyond the outskirts of the City Centre lies the Jewish Museum, in an old synagogue founded in 1874. Downstairs is the fully restored former place of...

190 Cheetham Hill Road

Manchester Museum


Once a rather dusty example of a museum in the old-school mould, this building (designed in 1890 by Alfred Waterhouse, the architect of London's Natural...

University of Manchester, Oxford Road

People's History Museum

Critics' choice

Reopened in 2010 after a £12.5 million development, Manchester's only national museum is dedicated to telling a 200-year tale of British democracy. Dry and...

Left Bank

Staircase House


Located behind the tourist information office, and extensively restored following a major fire in 1995, Staircase House is a very modern presentation of the...

30-31 Market Place