Connecting people through histories and heritage

History Matters. It connects people with those who've gone before and those who'll come after. We support people to explore these connections. It's why our work is vital.

Manchester Histories Festival 2022 is here!

Find out more and view the full festival programme here

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ROCKET 2030

Call for proposal. Feasibility study to mark the 200th Anniversary of the world’s first inter-city passenger railway between Liverpool and Manchester.

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'We believe that history belongs to everyone. Each one of us has a story to tell and a history to relate, and every person's and every group's history matters.'

Professor Hannah Barker, Chair of Manchester Histories

News and Blogs

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