Manchester Histories Festival

Peterloo 2019 project set to go ahead thanks to National Lottery players

Manchester Histories and People’s History Museum have been successful in securing an almost £70,000 development grant* from the Heritage Lottery Fund for the Peterloo 2019 project. More



11th November 2017 to 31st January 2018

LAUNCH EVENT: 3pm-5pm, Sat 11th Nov - all welcome!

VENUE: Archives+, Manchester Central Library, St Peters Square, Manchester M2 5PD 

Manchester Histories Festival 2018 Announcement

6-8pm, Thursday 16th November 2017

Celebrate the official announcement of MHF2018 with special guest Lemn Sissay and find out how you can get involved.

Speeches 6:30pm Venue: Manchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, M2 3JL #MHF2018. More

Autumn Greater Manchester Histories & Heritage Social Network

10:30am – 2pm, Fri 3 Nov 2017 VENUE: Etihad Campus Manchester M11 3DU

An opportunity to meet, chat and build new connections with people and groups who are all passionate about Greater Manchester histories and heritage. Find out more 

Manchester Histories Festival 2018

Manchester Histories is delighted to announce that Manchester Histories Festival will return with a long weekender from 7 - 11 June 2018 with the themes of protest, democracy and freedom of speech.

Events submissions open in November 2017.

Watch this space for further info. #MHF2018

Workshop: Managing your Archive

Heather Emily Roberts (HerArchivist) will introduce you to the basics of managing your archive, what to do with it, how to organise it, what processes to implement and how to make the most of it by sharing it.

Part of Manchester Histories' Hidden Histories, Hidden Historians project supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. Reserve a free place at Eventbrite.

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