Manchester Histories Festival

3 - 12 June 2016

What's On on Wednesday 8 Jun 2016

Stick your oar in Wed 8 Jun 2016 10am - 4pm Duke's Drive Country Park Exploration handling session Wed 8 Jun 2016 10am - 12 noon Manchester Central Library Archives+ Manchester & Lancashire Family History Society Specialist Help Desks Wed 8 Jun 2016 10.30am - 1pm, 2pm - 4.30pm Manchester Central Library 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
The Archaeology of Manchester's Origins Wed 8 Jun 2016 1pm - 4pm LG20 Peel Building Craft Unravelled Wed 8 Jun 2016 1.30pm - 2pm Manchester Craft & Design Centre Fishy Tales & Crafty Futures Wed 8 Jun 2016 1.30pm - 6.30pm The Exhibition Space, Ground Floor, Manchester Craft & Design Centre Castlefield Wed 8 Jun 2016 2pm - 3.45pm Outside the Museum of Science and Industry entrance Great Women of Manchester Wed 8 Jun 2016 2pm - 3pm The John Rylands Library Manchester Ballads performance with Jennifer Reid and handling session Wed 8 Jun 2016 2pm - 4pm Manchester Central Library Archives+ In the Clink Wed 8 Jun 2016 4pm - 4.30pm, 6pm - 6.30pm Idle Chatter? Wed 8 Jun 2016 5.30pm - 7.30pm Brooks Building Elizabethan Theatre Facts and Fantasy Wed 8 Jun 2016 6pm - 8.30pm Three Minue Theatre An Audience with FA Cup Heroes at Manchester United Wed 8 Jun 2016 6pm - 8pm Manchester United Museum Book launch of Manchester: Making the Modern City Wed 8 Jun 2016 6pm - 7.30pm Manchester Central Library A Message HOME: Calling Blighty 70 years on Wed 8 Jun 2016 6.30pm - 8pm 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 Bright Club Manchester - Histories 3 Wed 8 Jun 2016 7.30pm The King’s Arms Stories of Sacrifice Exhibition Mon 6 Jun 2016 to Thu 9 Jun 2016
10.30 - 5.30pm
British Muslim Heritage Centre
Manchester & Lancashire Family History Society Help Desk Mon 6 Jun 2016 10.30am to Fri 10 Jun 2016 3.30pm MLFHS Help Desk 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 MERCI MILL Take me back to Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016
Daily 10am -5pm
Manchester Museum
Northern Women: tales from North Manchester Black Health Forum Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Voices of Kosovo in Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Online exhibtion Thomas Legh: Adventurer, Hero, Saviour Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Lyme Hall & Park Sense Our Streets Audio Tour Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Koffee Pot Cafe Discover Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016
Tour runs daily at 11.00am
Manchester Central Library front steps
Conscience and War Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Friends Meeting House Mapping Manchester Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Fri 10 Jun 2016
Except weekends
The John Rylands Library
Hidden History Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Fri 10 Jun 2016
Except at weekends
The John Rylands Library
Dentists of Didsbury Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Dentists of Didsbury Hanging Ditch Wine Merchants Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Hangingditch Wine Merchants 51 Turner Street Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 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 SnapShot Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Manchester Science Places App Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Cowherds Fri 3 Jun 2016 to Sun 12 Jun 2016 Cowherds 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
The Story of the Bradford Pit Project Sat 4 Jun 2016 to Sat 11 Jun 2016
excluding Fri 10 June
Beswick Library
Making Manchester Sat 4 Jun 2016 to Sat 11 Jun 2016
9am-5:30pm. Not open Sunday
Oxford House, Manchester Technology Centre

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