Manchester Histories Festival

3 - 12 June 2016

What's On for 18+

Show events

In one list Day by day
The 7 Wonders of Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside St Ann's Church Talkin' 'bout that Representation Fri 3 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm Working Class Movement Library Queer Noise - Hidden History of LGBT Music in Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 8pm Band on the Wall Mr Scruff Keep it Unreal 17th Birthday Party Fri 3 Jun 2016 9pm - 3am Old Granada Studios A Queer Revue! Fri 3 Jun 2016 10pm Band on the Wall Quarry Bank present LipService Theatre Company Sat 4 Jun 2016 1pm, 4pm Cross Street Chapel Syria, Sarajevo, Manchester Sat 4 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.30pm Manchester Central Library Manchester Music Sat 4 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside the Midland Hotel Dare to Be Free Sat 4 Jun 2016 2pm - 5pm Three Minute Theatre Meet the Researcher Sun 5 Jun 2016 2pm Imperial War Museum North Fishing the Dustbowl Sun 5 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm Peel Hall, University of Salford A walk about the histories of walking in Manchester Sun 5 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm The Peterloo Massacre Sun 5 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside St Ann's Church Local History Library Introduction Mon 6 Jun 2016 12 noon - 1pm Salford Local History Library Manchester Architecture Mon 6 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm outside Central Library Greater Manchester Histories and Heritage Social Network Mon 6 Jun 2016 6pm - 7.30pm Manchester Central Library Angel Meadow Quiz Night Mon 6 Jun 2016 6pm Marble Arch Public House NOMA Craft Workshop Tue 7 Jun 2016 10.30am - 4.30pm
Drop in
The Pilcrow Workshop
Engels & Marx: The Frock-Coated Communists Tue 7 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside St Ann's Church Stick your oar in Wed 8 Jun 2016 10am - 4pm Duke's Drive Country Park The Archaeology of Manchester's Origins Wed 8 Jun 2016 1pm - 4pm LG20 Peel Building Castlefield Wed 8 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside the Museum of Science and Industry entrance Book launch of Manchester: Making the Modern City Wed 8 Jun 2016 6pm - 7.30pm Manchester Central Library Manchester's Underground Canal its past and its future Wed 8 Jun 2016 7pm - 9pm Friends Meeting House Bright Club Manchester - Histories 3 Wed 8 Jun 2016 7.30pm The King’s Arms Something's In the Water! Thu 9 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm 10 Manchester Inventions that Shook the World Thu 9 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Manchester Museum of Science and Industry OUT! LGBT Digital Histories Launch Event Thu 9 Jun 2016 6pm - 7pm Manchester Central Library Radical Hero: An Audience with Betty Tebbs hosted by Maxine Peake Thu 9 Jun 2016 6pm - 8pm People's History Museum Manchester Histories Pub Quiz Thu 9 Jun 2016 7pm Common 1599 Thu 9 Jun 2016 7.30pm
Doors open at 7pm
Three Minute Theatre
Walking Through Manchester's Origins Fri 10 Jun 2016 10am - 2pm Manchester & Lancashire Family History Society WW1 Workshop Fri 10 Jun 2016 11am - 12.30pm Manchester Central Library Jewish Manchester Fri 10 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside the Midland Hotel Lively Up Yourself Fri 10 Jun 2016 11pm Band on the Wall The Portico Library Open Day Sat 11 Jun 2016
Tours of the library at 11.00 am and 2.00 pm
Portico Library
OUT! - An Introduction to Researching Archives Sat 11 Jun 2016 10am - 1pm, 2pm - 5pm Manchester Central Library Views of an Antique Land Talk Sat 11 Jun 2016 11am - 12 noon Manchester Museum WW1 Networking event Sat 11 Jun 2016 12.30pm - 3pm Salford Museum and Art Gallery Narbi Price Codeword Talk Sat 11 Jun 2016 1pm - 2pm PAPER Suffragette City/The Pankhursts Sat 11 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside the Midland Hotel They Gonna Talk: a history of the Soundsytem Sat 11 Jun 2016 5pm - 9pm Band on the Wall WoManchester Cycle Tour Sun 12 Jun 2016 11am - 2pm Manchester Town Hall The History of Manchester in 20 Objects Sun 12 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside the Visitor Centre Discovering Little Italy Sat 4 Jun 2016 & Sat 11 Jun 2016 at 5pm Piccadilly Gardens, crossing with Oldham Street Manchestour Sat 11 Jun 2016 8am & Sun 12 Jun 2016 9am The Albert Monument in Albert Square Views of an Antique Land Roadshow Sat 11 Jun 2016 & Sun 12 Jun 2016 at 10am - 4pm Manchester Museum Discover Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016
Tour runs daily at 11.00am
Manchester Central Library front steps

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