Manchester Metropolitan University’s Special Collections comprises fine and decorative arts and crafts, archives, decorated papers and posters. The collections are central to the artistic culture and teaching of the faculty and have been since its foundation as the Manchester School of Art in 1853. It includes artists’ books, 20th Century posters, 19th-century children’s books, archives […]
A truly hands-on experience celebrating the life and literature of Elizabeth Gaskell, Manchester’s most famous Victorian writer.
Home of Emmeline Pankhurst and the place where the first meeting of the Women’s Social and Political Union – later known as the suffragettes – took place.
Manchester Museum, part of The University of Manchester, is the UK’s largest university museum with a collection of about 4.5 million items from every continent.