Interested in volunteering for Manchester Histories?

Sign up here to be part of Manchester Histories Festival 2018 and other volunteering opportunities.

Peterloo 2019 - Network Social

5pm - 7pm, Thursday 22nd February 2018

Venue: People's History Museum, Left Bank, Spinningfields, Manchester M3 3ER 

Manchester Histories Celebration Day 2018

Manchester Histories Celebration Day will this year take place on Sunday 10 June and is moving to the new venue of Manchester Central Library.  Submit your application now to be part of Manchester Histories Celebration Day 2018. 

Have your say! Apply now to be part of Soapbox

As part of Manchester Histories Festival 2018 and in partnership with Manchester Metropolitan University, we're creating a Speakers Corner at All Saint’s Park from 8th-10th June.  Find out more and apply now...

Submit your events now to be part of Manchester Histories Festival  2018 

The Greater-Manchester wide biennial Manchester Histories Festival returns for its 5th instalment from 7-11 June 2018 with the theme protest, democracy and freedom of speech, and an all new Festival format.

Manchester Histories Festival 2018 Event Registration Now Open!

Submit your event 



Continues to 31st January 2018

See our multi-media exhibition at Archives+ created by five community groups from across Greater Manchester who have explored their own hidden histories; taking them on a journey to becoming historians.

Visit the exhibition now

Start your own historical research project... 

As part of our Heritage Lottery Funded, Hidden Histories, Hidden Historians project we've launched a set of toolkits.

Written by experts the toolkits guide you though each step of your historical research project.

Download the toolkits now

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