Manchester Histories Festival

3 - 12 June 2016

What's On for All ages

Show events

In one list Day by day
Exhibition on Disability Campaigning in Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 10am - 4pm Manchester Central Library Quizzing Snakes and Ladders Sat 4 Jun 2016
1.30-3.00 and 3.15-4.45pm
Stockport Art Gallery and War Memorial
Angel Meadow Community Histories Day Sat 4 Jun 2016 Angel Meadow Moss Side Must Fly Sat 4 Jun 2016 11.30am - 1.30pm Dear Friend Sat 4 Jun 2016 1pm - 4pm Manchester Art Gallery Reviving the Lost Art of Make Do and Mend Sat 4 Jun 2016 1pm - 4pm Stitched Up HQ The Battle for the Ballot Sat 4 Jun 2016 2pm - 3pm People's History Museum Longsight communities Sat 4 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm Longsight Library Big Artist Sunday Sun 5 Jun 2016 11am - 4pm Whitworth Art Gallery Music in Manchester during WW1 Sun 5 Jun 2016 11am - 4pm RNCM Victoria Baths Open Day Sun 5 Jun 2016 11am - 4pm Victoria Baths Photographing Cheetham Hill- Then and Now Sun 5 Jun 2016 1pm - 4pm Manchester Jewish Museum Cottonopolis Sun 5 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm Cathedral Gardens, near the entrance to the National Football Museum Amani Live Sun 5 Jun 2016 4.30pm Band on the Wall 1926 and All That - The Origins of Modern Wythenshawe Mon 6 Jun 2016 10am - 4pm Forum Library Finding Henshaws History Mon 6 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm Manchester Central Library Community Showcase Tue 7 Jun 2016 1.30pm - 5.30pm Manchester Central Library Exploration handling session Wed 8 Jun 2016 10am - 12 noon Manchester Central Library Archives+ Archives+ showcase day Wed 8 Jun 2016 11am - 6pm Manchester Central Library Archives+ Heritage Bus rides Wed 8 Jun 2016 11am
Start at 11.00 and hourly until 2.00pm
Museum of Transport
Fishy Tales & Crafty Futures Wed 8 Jun 2016 1.30pm - 6.30pm The Exhibition Space, Ground Floor, Manchester Craft & Design Centre Manchester Ballads performance with Jennifer Reid and handling session Wed 8 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm Manchester Central Library Archives+ An Audience with FA Cup Heroes at Manchester United Wed 8 Jun 2016 6pm - 8pm Manchester United Museum A Message HOME: Calling Blighty 70 years on Wed 8 Jun 2016 6.30pm - 8pm Manchester Central Library Discovering A Manchester Alphabet Thu 9 Jun 2016 1pm - 4pm Manchester Central Library Dear Friend: Backwards and in Heels - Women and Politics Thu 9 Jun 2016 4.30pm - 6.15pm People's History Museum The Boys In Blue: Manchester City FC on Film Thu 9 Jun 2016 7.30pm The Dancehouse The Portico Library Open Day Sat 11 Jun 2016
Tours of the library at 11.00 am and 2.00 pm
Portico Library
Greater Manchester Police Museum Open Day Sat 11 Jun 2016 10.30am - 3.30pm
Last entry at 3pm
Greater Manchester Police Museum
Heritage Bus rides Sat 11 Jun 2016 11am
11.00am start and hourly until 4.00pm
Manchester Town Hall
Manchester Community Choir Sat 11 Jun 2016 1pm - 1.30pm Manchester Town Hall Ukranian Arts and Crafts Sat 11 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm Abraham Moss Library Manchester Beethoven Orchestra Sat 11 Jun 2016 3.30pm - 4.30pm Manchester Central Library 90 years in Didsbury, 1926-2016 Sun 12 Jun 2016 9am - 6pm St James' Church Jennifer Reid at Quarry Bank Sun 12 Jun 2016 10.30am - 5pm Quarry Bank Manchester Central Library Sunday Funday Sun 12 Jun 2016 12 noon - 4pm Manchester Central Library Garden Party at Wythenshawe Hall Sun 12 Jun 2016 12 noon - 4pm Main entrance of the Hall Manchester Ballads Sun 12 Jun 2016 1pm - 5.30pm Band on the Wall Yer Mam, yer Gran and yer Uncle Dan Sun 12 Jun 2016 2pm - 3pm Will and Anne Sun 12 Jun 2016 7.30pm - 10pm Three Minute Theatre M-HISTORIES WEEKENDER (2) Fri 3 Jun 2016 & Sat 4 Jun 2016 at 9.30am - 6pm Coffee Nubia Manchester & Lancashire Family History Society Help Desk Sat 4 Jun 2016 10.30am - 3.30pm, Mon 6 Jun 2016 10.30am to Fri 10 Jun 2016 3.30pm & Sat 11 Jun 2016 10.30am - 3.30pm MLFHS Help Desk Narbi Price - Codeword Sat 4 Jun 2016 & Sat 11 Jun 2016 at 11am - 5pm PAPER Belle Vue Roadshow Sun 5 Jun 2016 11am - 5pm & Mon 6 Jun 2016 11am - 4pm Gorton Monastery Instruments of Industry Tue 7 Jun 2016 10am to Sat 11 Jun 2016 5pm Touchstones Rochdale The Glory of Glass in Ancoats – a hidden history Wed 8 Jun 2016 12 noon to Fri 10 Jun 2016 5pm & Sat 11 Jun 2016 10am - 5pm MERCI MILL Great Women of Manchester Wed 8 Jun 2016 & Fri 10 Jun 2016 at 2pm - 3pm The John Rylands Library We are Suffragists Thu 9 Jun 2016 & Fri 10 Jun 2016 at 11am - 4pm People's History Museum Thomas Legh: Adventurer, Hero, Saviour Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Lyme Hall & Park Voices of Kosovo in Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Online exhibtion SnapShot Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Sense Our Streets Audio Tour Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Koffee Pot Cafe Northern Women: tales from North Manchester Black Health Forum Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Take me back to Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016
Daily 10am -5pm
Manchester Museum
Cowherds Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Cowherds Fred Aldous Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Manchester Craft & Design Centre Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Manchester Craft & Design Centre The Sewing Academy Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 51 Turner Street Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Hanging Ditch Wine Merchants Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Hangingditch Wine Merchants Dentists of Didsbury Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Dentists of Didsbury 126 Withington Road Fri 3 Jun 2016 7am to Sun 12 Jun 2016 5pm Mediterranean Cafe Going Underground Fri 3 Jun 2016 9am to Sat 11 Jun 2016 5pm
Excludes Sunday
Manchester Cathedral Visitor Centre - Lower Ground Floor
Making Manchester Sat 4 Jun 2016 to Sat 11 Jun 2016
9am-5:30pm. Not open Sunday
Oxford House, Manchester Technology Centre
The Story of the Bradford Pit Project Sat 4 Jun 2016 to Sat 11 Jun 2016
excluding Fri 10 June
Beswick Library

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