Manchester Histories Festival

3 - 12 June 2016

What's On for Industrial heritage

Show events

In one list Day by day
The Last Laugh of the Railway King Fri 3 Jun 2016 2pm - 3pm Manchester Central Library Angel Meadow Community Histories Day Sat 4 Jun 2016 Angel Meadow Castlefield: From haulage to heritage Sat 4 Jun 2016 11am Museum of Science and Industry Angel Meadow Tour Sat 4 Jun 2016 11.30am, 2.30pm Victoria Station near Java Bar Espresso Reviving the Lost Art of Make Do and Mend Sat 4 Jun 2016 1pm - 4pm Stitched Up HQ Quarry Bank present LipService Theatre Company Sat 4 Jun 2016 1pm, 4pm Cross Street Chapel Progress Launch Event Sat 4 Jun 2016 1pm - 3pm Rogue Artists' Studios & Project Space John Dalton Sat 4 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.30pm Manchester Central Library Supper With the Dead Sat 4 Jun 2016 9.30pm Angel Meadow Cottonopolis Sun 5 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm Cathedral Gardens, near the entrance to the National Football Museum Angel Meadow photography and walking tour Sun 5 Jun 2016 4pm - 6pm Marble Arch Public House 1926 and All That - The Origins of Modern Wythenshawe Mon 6 Jun 2016 10am - 4pm Forum Library Local History Library Introduction Mon 6 Jun 2016 12 noon - 1pm Salford Local History Library Ardwick Green Histories Tour Tue 7 Jun 2016 1.30pm - 4pm St Thomas Centre A Life in Sound Tue 7 Jun 2016 6pm - 7pm Manchester Central Library Stick your oar in Wed 8 Jun 2016 10am - 4pm Duke's Drive Country Park Archives+ showcase day Wed 8 Jun 2016 11am - 6pm Manchester Central Library Archives+ The Archaeology of Manchester's Origins Wed 8 Jun 2016 1pm - 4pm LG20 Peel Building 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+ 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 Domestic Duties on Lark Hill Place Wed 8 Jun 2016 7pm - 8pm Salford Museum and Art Gallery Manchester's Underground Canal its past and its future Wed 8 Jun 2016 7pm - 9pm Friends Meeting House Discovering A Manchester Alphabet Thu 9 Jun 2016 1pm - 4pm Manchester Central Library Godlee Observatory Tour Thu 9 Jun 2016 2pm - 4.30pm Sackville Building, University of Manchester 10 Manchester Inventions that Shook the World Thu 9 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Manchester Museum of Science and Industry Something's In the Water! Thu 9 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm What the Dickens? Perspectives on poverty in Manchester Since Victorian Times Thu 9 Jun 2016 6pm - 8pm Wood Street Mission Walking Through Manchester's Origins Fri 10 Jun 2016 10am - 2pm Friday Films Fri 10 Jun 2016 10am - 4pm Victorian Slums & Squalor - Angel Meadow Guided Walk Fri 10 Jun 2016 11am - 12.30pm Victoria Station - under the tiled map Jewish Manchester Fri 10 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside the Midland Hotel Heritage Bus rides Sat 11 Jun 2016 11am
11.00am start and hourly until 4.00pm
Manchester Town Hall
Exploding Women Sat 11 Jun 2016 11am - 11.50am, 2pm - 2.50pm Manchester Town Hall Manchester and the RNLI Sat 11 Jun 2016 11am - 11.45am Manchester Town Hall Angel Meadow Sat 11 Jun 2016 11am - 11.45am Manchester Town Hall The Seven Ages of Manchester Sat 11 Jun 2016 3pm - 4pm Manchester Town Hall Manchester and the Peppered Moth Sat 11 Jun 2016 3pm - 4pm Manchester Museum Jennifer Reid at Quarry Bank Sun 12 Jun 2016 10.30am - 5pm Quarry Bank Families, money and death: inheritance disputes amongst trading families in Industrial Revolution Manchester Sun 12 Jun 2016 3pm - 4pm Chetham's Library Progress Sat 4 Jun 2016 and 3 more Rogue Artists' Studios & Project Space Discovering Little Italy Sat 4 Jun 2016 & Sat 11 Jun 2016 at 5pm Piccadilly Gardens, crossing with Oldham Street 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 Discover Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016
Tour runs daily at 11.00am
Manchester Central Library front steps
Thomas Legh: Adventurer, Hero, Saviour Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Lyme Hall & Park Manchester Science Places App Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 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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