Find out about our upcoming events at Manchester Histories
Manchester Histories Salons
Join us as we explore the histories of topics you are passionate about in our online Salons.
Manchester Histories Festival 2022 – Opening Night
Join us for the launch of Manchester Histories Festival! Featuring a magnificent line up of speeches, performances and music.
Manchester Histories Festival 2022 – Manchester Central Library
We are delighted to be returning to Manchester Central Library – the most visited library in the UK, and home to a new permanent hub for Manchester Histories. Throughout the festival, the library will play host to a series of events featuring talks from environmental activists and academics, as well as performances from theatre groups and a talk from Manchester Histories Patron, David Adetayo Olusoga OBE.
Manchester Histories Festival 2022 – Gallery Oldham
This year, Gallery Oldham celebrates its 20th birthday, and we are thrilled to be working with them on a number of events, talks, and exhibitions.
Manchester Histories Festival 2022 – For those who are to come
Exhibition curated by Eduardo Carvalho and Vanessa Gabriel-Robinson
Manchester Histories Festival 2022 – Friends Events and Walks
Manchester Histories Festival 2022 – Digital Content
Manchester Histories Festival 2022 – Angel Meadow Park
From beautiful, yet thought–provoking music, to cooking demonstrations, and talks about how food has always shaped the world we live in, our main stage will have something for everyone, including a Q&A with Carolyn Steel, author of Sitopia: How Food Can Change the World.
Manchester Histories Festival 2022 – Celebration Day at The Manchester Monastery
The Celebration Day is back! We will be at the spectacular, Grade II listed Manchester Monastery in Gorton as we celebrate the city region’s rich history and heritage with over 50 stalls from museums, archives, and projects from across Greater Manchester.
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